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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 13.56% 35.24% 40.28%
As % of the Vendors category 47.06% 67.27% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 29
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £38,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £100,000 £55,200
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
17 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 28.81% 52.38% 68.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 43
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £70,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) XenApp
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (31.25%) CCA
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (31.25%) XenServer
6 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
6 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
6 5 (31.25%) SCOM
6 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
6 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (31.25%) EdgeSight
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (25.00%) FMCG
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
2 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Planning Poker
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCA
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) XenApp
4 5 (31.25%) XenServer
4 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
4 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
1 5 (31.25%) EdgeSight
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
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