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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 45.05% 53.75% 27.47%
As % of the Vendors category 73.53% 86.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 50
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 £18,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
68 50 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 61.26% 62.50% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 105
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Oracle
3 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 26 (45.61%) VMware
3 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
5 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
6 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 17 (29.82%) VBScript
7 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (29.82%) PowerShell
8 16 (28.07%) SCCM
8 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
8 16 (28.07%) VB
8 16 (28.07%) DNS
8 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
8 16 (28.07%) Citrix
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (28.07%) MSI
8 16 (28.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
10 13 (22.81%) MS Office
11 12 (21.05%) IIS
12 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (17.54%) .NET
12 10 (17.54%) C#
12 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
13 8 (14.04%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (21.05%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Office
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MSI
2 4 (7.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Marketing
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Support Specialist
1 11 (19.30%) Integration Engineer
1 11 (19.30%) Implementation Specialist
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Support Technician
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
3 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (7.02%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
2 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 7 (12.28%) jQuery
4 6 (10.53%) HTML5
4 6 (10.53%) CSS
5 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.26%) Ajax
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) WPF
7 1 (1.75%) LINQ
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) RIA
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) B2B
2 7 (12.28%) MVC
2 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.28%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (12.28%) Customer Insight
3 6 (10.53%) Document Management
4 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 4 (7.02%) Service Management
5 4 (7.02%) V-Model
6 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.51%) SOA
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (1.75%) Change Control
7 1 (1.75%) Change Management
7 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.75%) Workflow
7 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) VBScript
2 17 (29.82%) PowerShell
3 16 (28.07%) VB
4 10 (17.54%) C#
5 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) GAMP
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
3 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 16 (28.07%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Netcool
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Oracle
2 26 (45.61%) VMware
3 16 (28.07%) Citrix
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
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