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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 6.52% 44.04% 32.43%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 76.19% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 45 23
Average salary £52,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £38,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £100,000 £63,300
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
14 63 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 30.43% 57.80% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 59 40
Average salary £35,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,800 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix
6 4 (23.53%) CCA
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) SCOM
6 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) XenApp
6 4 (23.53%) XenServer
6 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
6 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) EdgeSight
7 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
7 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
1 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
3 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix Support
5 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) Flash
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Software Deployment
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Planning Poker
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCA
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) XenApp
2 4 (23.53%) XenServer
2 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
1 4 (23.53%) EdgeSight
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) McAfee
2 3 (17.65%) Sophos
3 2 (11.76%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Apple