Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Microsoft
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 136 283 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.42% 30.40% 20.99%
As % of the Vendors category 44.88% 55.17% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 117 226 157
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.84% -7.37%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £58,750 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 303 513 509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 56.64% 55.10% 57.13%
Number of salaries quoted 223 390 361
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.63% -1.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bracknell

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bracknell

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bracknell over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 58 (42.65%) C#
2 53 (38.97%) SQL Server
3 47 (34.56%) Windows
4 42 (30.88%) SQL
5 41 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (22.79%) .NET
8 29 (21.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (19.85%) TDD
10 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET
10 26 (19.12%) CSS
11 24 (17.65%) HTML
11 24 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (16.91%) ITIL
13 22 (16.18%) Finance
13 22 (16.18%) SDLC
13 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
14 21 (15.44%) Project Management
14 21 (15.44%) MS Exchange
14 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
14 21 (15.44%) jQuery
14 21 (15.44%) Multithreading
15 20 (14.71%) COM
16 19 (13.97%) STL
16 19 (13.97%) Visual Studio
16 19 (13.97%) MFC
16 19 (13.97%) C++
16 19 (13.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 19 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (8.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (5.15%) IIS
7 4 (2.94%) SAS
8 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.94%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (2.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.74%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.74%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Office 365
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) Internet
2 6 (4.41%) LAN
2 6 (4.41%) WAN
3 5 (3.68%) Intranet
4 4 (2.94%) DHCP
4 4 (2.94%) DNS
4 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.47%) MPLS
5 2 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.47%) VoIP
5 2 (1.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.74%) BGP
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.74%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) L2TP
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) RIP
6 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) SQLite
3 4 (2.94%) Power BI
3 4 (2.94%) QlikView
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (13.97%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.41%) Selenium
3 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.21%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.21%) gulp
General
1 22 (16.18%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.15%) Billing
4 6 (4.41%) Retail
5 5 (3.68%) Advertising
5 5 (3.68%) Marketing
6 2 (1.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (26.47%) Developer
2 19 (13.97%) C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (13.97%) Software Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Android Developer
4 13 (9.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (9.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (8.09%) QA Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) QA Automation Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.15%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.41%) Coordinator
10 6 (4.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.79%) .NET
2 26 (19.12%) ASP.NET
2 26 (19.12%) CSS
3 24 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 24 (17.65%) HTML
4 21 (15.44%) jQuery
5 20 (14.71%) COM
6 19 (13.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 19 (13.97%) MFC
6 19 (13.97%) STL
7 14 (10.29%) D3.js
8 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.68%) LINQ
10 5 (3.68%) Middleware
10 5 (3.68%) WCF
10 5 (3.68%) WinForms
11 4 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.82%) Clustering
3 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.68%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.74%) CCTV
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.56%) Windows
2 22 (16.18%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (11.03%) Android
5 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.85%) TDD
3 23 (16.91%) ITIL
4 22 (16.18%) SDLC
5 21 (15.44%) Multithreading
5 21 (15.44%) Project Management
5 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
6 15 (11.03%) Android Development
7 12 (8.82%) MVC
8 11 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (8.09%) ITSM
8 11 (8.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (8.09%) QA Automation
8 11 (8.09%) Scrum
8 11 (8.09%) Software Testing
8 11 (8.09%) Test Automation
8 11 (8.09%) Test Scripting
8 11 (8.09%) Test Strategy
9 10 (7.35%) Load Testing
10 9 (6.62%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.65%) C#
2 42 (30.88%) SQL
3 19 (13.97%) C++
4 15 (11.03%) Java
4 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.29%) VB.NET
6 13 (9.56%) C
7 8 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.94%) Python
8 4 (2.94%) R
9 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (8.09%) Degree
4 10 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.35%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.41%) MCITP
6 6 (4.41%) MCSA
6 6 (4.41%) MCSE
7 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.94%) BC Cleared
9 3 (2.21%) MCSD
10 1 (0.74%) CCDP
10 1 (0.74%) CCIE
10 1 (0.74%) CCNP
10 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.03%) QA
2 4 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.94%) SLA
3 3 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.47%) COBIT
4 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (6.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (6.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (6.62%) vCenter Server
3 6 (4.41%) SCCM
4 3 (2.21%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (13.24%) VMware
2 17 (12.50%) Cisco
3 13 (9.56%) Symantec
4 9 (6.62%) Altiris
4 9 (6.62%) F5
4 9 (6.62%) Forcepoint
4 9 (6.62%) Juniper
4 9 (6.62%) Veritas
5 6 (4.41%) Fujitsu
6 5 (3.68%) Adobe
7 4 (2.94%) IBM
7 4 (2.94%) Tableau
8 3 (2.21%) Dell
8 3 (2.21%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (2.21%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle
10 1 (0.74%) BT
10 1 (0.74%) HP
10 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SidTech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SidTech Limited
Posted: 14 days ago