The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 42 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 43.75% 38.75% 18.70%
As % of the Vendors category 72.41% 77.50% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 23
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 Wokingham region.

Vendors Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 60.42% 50.00% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56 31 55
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wokingham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Oracle
3 27 (43.55%) SQL
4 26 (41.94%) VMware
4 26 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
6 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
7 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
8 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (30.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (27.42%) VBScript
10 17 (27.42%) PowerShell
11 16 (25.81%) SCCM
11 16 (25.81%) VB
11 16 (25.81%) Windows XP
11 16 (25.81%) DNS
11 16 (25.81%) Citrix
11 16 (25.81%) MSI
11 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
11 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (22.58%) MS Office
13 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 12 (19.35%) IIS
14 11 (17.74%) C#
14 11 (17.74%) .NET
14 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
15 10 (16.13%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.35%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Office
2 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) DNS
2 5 (8.06%) Internet
3 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
4 3 (4.84%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MSI
2 5 (8.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.29%) Marketing
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Support Specialist
1 11 (17.74%) Integration Engineer
1 11 (17.74%) Implementation Specialist
2 10 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Developer
3 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.90%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Support Technician
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) C# Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.13%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) jQuery
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (11.29%) HTML5
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 4 (6.45%) Ajax
6 2 (3.23%) Web Services
7 1 (1.61%) XML
7 1 (1.61%) XSLT
7 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.61%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.61%) WCF
7 1 (1.61%) WPF
7 1 (1.61%) LINQ
7 1 (1.61%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.06%) RIA
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
4 1 (1.61%) EPoS
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (25.81%) Windows XP
4 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) MVC
2 8 (12.90%) B2B
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.29%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (11.29%) Customer Insight
4 6 (9.68%) Document Management
5 5 (8.06%) V-Model
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
6 4 (6.45%) CRM
7 3 (4.84%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.84%) Release Management
8 2 (3.23%) Workflow
9 1 (1.61%) Scrum
9 1 (1.61%) Change Management
9 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.61%) SOA
9 1 (1.61%) ITIL
9 1 (1.61%) OOP
9 1 (1.61%) OO
9 1 (1.61%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 17 (27.42%) VBScript
2 17 (27.42%) PowerShell
3 16 (25.81%) VB
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) GAMP
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (40.32%) Hyper-V
3 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (30.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (25.81%) SCCM
3 3 (4.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Oracle
2 26 (41.94%) VMware
3 16 (25.81%) Citrix
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 4 (6.45%) HP
5 3 (4.84%) McAfee
5 3 (4.84%) Sophos
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
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