The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 68 94 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.05% 17.15% 15.78%
As % of the Vendors category 27.20% 37.01% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 66
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £28,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 254 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 47.98% 46.35% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 219 195 201
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Slough region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Slough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 70 (42.68%) MS Excel
2 67 (40.85%) Windows
3 57 (34.76%) SQL
4 55 (33.54%) SQL Server
5 44 (26.83%) Windows Server
6 39 (23.78%) VMware
7 36 (21.95%) MS Office
8 34 (20.73%) Active Directory
9 33 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (20.12%) Finance
10 31 (18.90%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (18.29%) .NET
12 29 (17.68%) Cisco
13 25 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (14.63%) C#
14 24 (14.63%) OO
14 24 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (14.02%) HP
15 23 (14.02%) HTML
15 23 (14.02%) MS Exchange
16 22 (13.41%) CSS
17 21 (12.80%) XML
17 21 (12.80%) MCSE
17 21 (12.80%) Dell
17 21 (12.80%) MVC
17 21 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (12.20%) Ajax
18 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (14.02%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (6.10%) IIS
5 7 (4.27%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (42.68%) MS Excel
2 36 (21.95%) MS Office
3 15 (9.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (7.32%) MS Project
5 6 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Office 365
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.32%) SaaS
3 4 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) DNS
2 15 (9.15%) DHCP
3 14 (8.54%) SAN
3 14 (8.54%) TCP/IP
4 13 (7.93%) VPN
5 12 (7.32%) Firewall
6 10 (6.10%) HTTP
7 8 (4.88%) WAN
8 7 (4.27%) LAN
8 7 (4.27%) VoIP
9 6 (3.66%) Internet
9 6 (3.66%) VLAN
10 5 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.05%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.05%) Skype
11 4 (2.44%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.44%) LDAP
11 4 (2.44%) SSL
12 3 (1.83%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (10.98%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.93%) MongoDB
6 13 (7.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (6.71%) MySQL
9 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (3.05%) QlikView
12 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (2.44%) GIS
13 4 (2.44%) QGIS
14 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
15 2 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 33 (20.12%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Advertising
3 10 (6.10%) Marketing
3 10 (6.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.88%) Retail
5 3 (1.83%) Dutch Language
5 3 (1.83%) French Language
5 3 (1.83%) German Language
6 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Automotive
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (27.44%) Developer
2 31 (18.90%) Analyst
3 14 (8.54%) Server Support
3 14 (8.54%) Support Engineer
4 13 (7.93%) Web Developer
5 11 (6.71%) Field Engineer
5 11 (6.71%) IT Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Administrator
6 10 (6.10%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.10%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.49%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (5.49%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.49%) Report Analyst
7 9 (5.49%) SSIS Developer
8 8 (4.88%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.27%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Network Support
9 7 (4.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.29%) .NET
2 23 (14.02%) HTML
3 22 (13.41%) CSS
4 21 (12.80%) XML
5 20 (12.20%) Ajax
5 20 (12.20%) ASP.NET
6 19 (11.59%) JSON
7 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (9.15%) SOAP
8 14 (8.54%) jQuery
9 13 (7.93%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (6.10%) Ext JS
10 10 (6.10%) MDX
10 10 (6.10%) MSMQ
11 6 (3.66%) WCF
12 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (3.05%) RESTful
13 4 (2.44%) SAML
14 3 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.88%) Clustering
3 7 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.66%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.66%) EPoS
4 6 (3.66%) Handset
4 6 (3.66%) Health Informatics
4 6 (3.66%) Informatics
4 6 (3.66%) iPhone
4 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.66%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.44%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.22%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.22%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 67 (40.85%) Windows
2 44 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 21 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.54%) Windows 7
6 13 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.88%) Android
8 6 (3.66%) Linux
8 6 (3.66%) Mac OS X
9 5 (3.05%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.61%) Unix
11 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.90%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (14.63%) OO
3 21 (12.80%) MVC
4 17 (10.37%) Project Management
5 15 (9.15%) Web Development
6 14 (8.54%) Resource Management
7 13 (7.93%) ITIL
7 13 (7.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (7.32%) B2B
9 11 (6.71%) ETL
10 10 (6.10%) CRM
10 10 (6.10%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.10%) Service Management
11 9 (5.49%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.49%) Migration
12 8 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.88%) Change Management
13 7 (4.27%) ERP
13 7 (4.27%) Multithreading
13 7 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.76%) SQL
2 24 (14.63%) C#
3 19 (11.59%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.59%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) ABAP
6 1 (0.61%) C++
6 1 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (12.80%) MCSE
4 15 (9.15%) CCNA
5 14 (8.54%) MCITP
6 10 (6.10%) Degree
7 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.05%) A+ Certification
10 5 (3.05%) CCNP
10 5 (3.05%) MCSA
11 4 (2.44%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.44%) PMP
11 4 (2.44%) VCP5
12 3 (1.83%) CCNP Voice
12 3 (1.83%) PgMP
13 2 (1.22%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.61%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) QA
1 15 (9.15%) SLA
2 6 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 34 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.44%) Samba
4 4 (2.44%) Terminal Server
4 4 (2.44%) vSphere
5 3 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.61%) NFS
6 1 (0.61%) vCloud
6 1 (0.61%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) SCVMM
2 4 (2.44%) SCCM
3 3 (1.83%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.83%) WSUS
4 2 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.61%) Legato
5 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (23.78%) VMware
2 29 (17.68%) Cisco
3 23 (14.02%) HP
4 21 (12.80%) Dell
5 13 (7.93%) IBM
6 10 (6.10%) Citrix
7 6 (3.66%) Adobe
7 6 (3.66%) Apple
7 6 (3.66%) Avaya
7 6 (3.66%) Fujitsu
8 5 (3.05%) Tableau
9 4 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (2.44%) CA
9 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.44%) SAP
10 3 (1.83%) Mitel
10 3 (1.83%) Sonus
11 2 (1.22%) NetApp
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle
11 2 (1.22%) Veritas
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