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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 36 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 41.38% 46.43% 29.70%
As % of the Vendors category 65.45% 76.47% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 59
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £18,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
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
55 51 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 63.22% 60.71% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 117
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (58.49%) Oracle
2 29 (54.72%) Windows
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
4 21 (39.62%) VMware
4 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
5 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
6 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (32.08%) Citrix
7 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (32.08%) VBScript
7 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
8 16 (30.19%) SCCM
8 16 (30.19%) VB
8 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
8 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
8 16 (30.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (30.19%) MSI
8 16 (30.19%) DNS
8 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
8 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (24.53%) C#
10 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
11 10 (18.87%) MVC
11 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
12 9 (16.98%) HTML
12 9 (16.98%) JavaScript

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (22.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.98%) IIS
3 6 (11.32%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) DNS
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MSI
2 5 (9.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Support Specialist
3 8 (15.09%) Implementation Specialist
4 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) C# Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.98%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (11.32%) HTML5
4 6 (11.32%) jQuery
5 5 (9.43%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) Ajax
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 3 (5.66%) WCF
7 3 (5.66%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) XSLT
8 1 (1.89%) COM
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) RIA
3 3 (5.66%) W3C
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (30.19%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) MVC
2 7 (13.21%) CRM
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.43%) V-Model
5 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
5 4 (7.55%) Document Management
5 4 (7.55%) SOA
5 4 (7.55%) B2B
5 4 (7.55%) Workflow
6 3 (5.66%) Scrum
6 3 (5.66%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) OOP
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) Customer Insight
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) VBScript
2 17 (32.08%) PowerShell
3 16 (30.19%) VB
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) GAMP
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
2 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 16 (30.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Netcool
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Oracle
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 17 (32.08%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Dell
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Volume Ltd
Salary: depending upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
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Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
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Modcomp Systems & Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + OTE Uncapped + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago