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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 49 107 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 16.96% 16.29% 15.38%
As % of the Vendors category 32.89% 31.75% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 90 77
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
149 337 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 51.56% 51.29% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 118 274 265
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Slough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 56 (48.70%) Windows
2 53 (46.09%) SQL Server
3 39 (33.91%) Windows Server
4 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
5 31 (26.96%) .NET
6 29 (25.22%) SQL
7 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
8 25 (21.74%) C#
8 25 (21.74%) ITIL
8 25 (21.74%) Degree
8 25 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (20.87%) HTML
10 23 (20.00%) CSS
10 23 (20.00%) VMware
10 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (17.39%) Cisco
13 20 (17.39%) Firewall
14 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (15.65%) Linux
14 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
14 18 (15.65%) Office 365
15 17 (14.78%) Telematics
15 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (14.78%) MCSE
16 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET
17 15 (13.04%) MS Office
17 15 (13.04%) JavaScript

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 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.22%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.61%) IIS
7 2 (1.74%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (24.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.04%) MS Office
3 8 (6.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.48%) AutoCAD
4 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.74%) MS Project
7 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Infor M3
1 4 (3.48%) Movex
2 3 (2.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (15.65%) Office 365
3 9 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.09%) SaaS
5 5 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.87%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) Firewall
2 14 (12.17%) LAN
3 12 (10.43%) SAN
4 11 (9.57%) DNS
5 10 (8.70%) DHCP
6 7 (6.09%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (6.09%) MPLS
6 7 (6.09%) VoIP
6 7 (6.09%) WAN
6 7 (6.09%) Wireless
7 6 (5.22%) NAS
7 6 (5.22%) Network Security
8 5 (4.35%) SMTP
9 4 (3.48%) SNMP
10 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.61%) PBX
10 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.74%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.87%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.61%) MySQL
6 3 (2.61%) OLAP
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.74%) OLTP
7 2 (1.74%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.87%) Big Data
8 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.87%) MS Access
8 1 (0.87%) Redis
8 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.48%) WinDbg
3 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.83%) Legal
3 8 (6.96%) Finance
4 6 (5.22%) Back Office
5 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Developer
2 21 (18.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.30%) Analyst
4 13 (11.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (11.30%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.43%) IT Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Administrator
8 8 (6.96%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.09%) Graduate
9 7 (6.09%) IT Support
9 7 (6.09%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.96%) .NET
2 24 (20.87%) HTML
3 23 (20.00%) CSS
4 16 (13.91%) ASP.NET
5 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.30%) HTML5
7 9 (7.83%) jQuery
7 9 (7.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (6.96%) Ajax
8 8 (6.96%) LESS
8 8 (6.96%) Sass
9 7 (6.09%) Middleware
9 7 (6.09%) XML
10 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.22%) Node.js
11 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.35%) CSS3
11 5 (4.35%) MDX
12 4 (3.48%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Telematics
2 12 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.57%) User Experience
4 8 (6.96%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.22%) Statistics
6 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.48%) Clustering
8 3 (2.61%) iPad
8 3 (2.61%) iPhone
8 3 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.74%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.87%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (48.70%) Windows
2 39 (33.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (15.65%) Linux
6 15 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.57%) Windows 8
8 10 (8.70%) Windows XP
9 9 (7.83%) Android
9 9 (7.83%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.22%) CentOS
11 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
11 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.61%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.74%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) ITIL
2 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (13.04%) ERP
5 13 (11.30%) Migration
6 8 (6.96%) Change Management
6 8 (6.96%) CRM
6 8 (6.96%) Front End Development
7 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.09%) Software Testing
7 7 (6.09%) System Testing
8 6 (5.22%) Change Control
8 6 (5.22%) High Availability
8 6 (5.22%) MVC
9 5 (4.35%) ETL
9 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.35%) OO
9 5 (4.35%) Service Management
9 5 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.22%) SQL
2 25 (21.74%) C#
3 15 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.48%) C
6 4 (3.48%) C++
6 4 (3.48%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) ABAP
7 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.87%) Java
7 1 (0.87%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) PHP
7 1 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Degree
2 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (14.78%) MCSE
4 12 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (6.96%) CCNA
7 6 (5.22%) CCNP
7 6 (5.22%) MCSA
8 4 (3.48%) CCVP
8 4 (3.48%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.87%) APMP
9 1 (0.87%) CAPM
9 1 (0.87%) CIMA
9 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.87%) MCITP
9 1 (0.87%) MCP
9 1 (0.87%) MCTS
9 1 (0.87%) MOS
9 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) SLA
2 9 (7.83%) QA
3 5 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (27.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.65%) Hyper-V
3 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.48%) Firmware
4 4 (3.48%) ISA Server
4 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.74%) XenApp
6 1 (0.87%) KVM
6 1 (0.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) WSUS
2 5 (4.35%) SCOM
3 4 (3.48%) SCCM
3 4 (3.48%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.74%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) Ansible
5 1 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.87%) cPanel
5 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.87%) Plesk
5 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (20.00%) VMware
2 20 (17.39%) Cisco
3 13 (11.30%) Dell
4 12 (10.43%) HP
5 8 (6.96%) Adobe
5 8 (6.96%) Citrix
5 8 (6.96%) IBM
6 6 (5.22%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.22%) Veeam
7 5 (4.35%) Avaya
7 5 (4.35%) NetApp
8 4 (3.48%) arcserve
9 3 (2.61%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.61%) Xerox
10 2 (1.74%) Apple
10 2 (1.74%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle
10 2 (1.74%) QNAP
10 2 (1.74%) Remedy
11 1 (0.87%) Google
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