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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 70 151 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.27% 28.87% 16.50%
As % of the Vendors category 45.75% 52.07% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 130 58
Median salary £51,250 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.18% -9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 153 290 270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 55.23% 55.45% 53.05%
Number of salaries quoted 123 234 176
Median salary £47,250 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 69 (39.66%) C#
2 66 (37.93%) SQL
3 56 (32.18%) Windows
4 44 (25.29%) SQL Server
5 42 (24.14%) TDD
6 37 (21.26%) .NET
6 37 (21.26%) SDLC
7 36 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 34 (19.54%) C++
8 34 (19.54%) ITIL
8 34 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (19.54%) Software Engineering
9 33 (18.97%) VMware
9 33 (18.97%) Multithreading
9 33 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 30 (17.24%) COM
10 30 (17.24%) STL
10 30 (17.24%) MFC
10 30 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 29 (16.67%) HTML
12 28 (16.09%) CSS
13 26 (14.94%) Analytics
14 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Excel
15 22 (12.64%) Finance
15 22 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (12.07%) Presales
16 21 (12.07%) AngularJS

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 20 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.20%) SAS
4 15 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.45%) IIS
5 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.87%) IBM Domino
7 4 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (9.20%) SPSS Modeler
4 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (4.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.72%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.57%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.72%) IaaS
4 2 (1.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.20%) Internet
2 10 (5.75%) WAN
3 9 (5.17%) LAN
4 8 (4.60%) SAN
5 6 (3.45%) Firewall
6 4 (2.30%) DNS
7 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.72%) NAS
7 3 (1.72%) Network Security
8 2 (1.15%) DHCP
8 2 (1.15%) Intranet
8 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.20%) Power BI
2 16 (9.20%) QlikView
3 6 (3.45%) Big Data
4 5 (2.87%) MySQL
4 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.30%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 16 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.72%) IntelliJ
3 3 (1.72%) NetBeans
4 2 (1.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 22 (12.64%) Finance
2 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.87%) Advertising
4 4 (2.30%) Marketing
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
5 3 (1.72%) Billing
6 2 (1.15%) Back Office
6 2 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.84%) Developer
2 30 (17.24%) C++ Software Engineer
2 30 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.22%) Analyst
4 16 (9.20%) Architect
4 16 (9.20%) C# Developer
4 16 (9.20%) Support Engineer
5 15 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (7.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.75%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 9 (5.17%) Consultant
9 9 (5.17%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.60%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.26%) .NET
2 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET
2 30 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 30 (17.24%) COM
2 30 (17.24%) MFC
2 30 (17.24%) STL
3 29 (16.67%) HTML
4 28 (16.09%) CSS
5 21 (12.07%) AngularJS
6 18 (10.34%) jQuery
7 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (7.47%) RESTful
9 7 (4.02%) D3.js
10 6 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.45%) Entity Framework
11 5 (2.87%) LINQ
11 5 (2.87%) WCF
11 5 (2.87%) Web Services
11 5 (2.87%) WinForms
11 5 (2.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.17%) Clustering
3 6 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.87%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.72%) NHS
6 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.15%) Replication
6 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.57%) BBC
7 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (32.18%) Windows
2 21 (12.07%) Windows Server
3 16 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.02%) Android
6 7 (4.02%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.02%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.45%) Linux
8 4 (2.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) Debian
9 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.14%) TDD
2 37 (21.26%) SDLC
3 34 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.54%) ITIL
3 34 (19.54%) Software Engineering
4 33 (18.97%) Multithreading
5 26 (14.94%) Analytics
6 22 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (12.07%) MVC
7 21 (12.07%) Presales
8 17 (9.77%) Project Management
9 15 (8.62%) ITSM
10 14 (8.05%) API Design
10 14 (8.05%) BDD
11 12 (6.90%) Asset Management
12 11 (6.32%) Mathematics
13 9 (5.17%) SOA
14 7 (4.02%) Android Development
14 7 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 69 (39.66%) C#
2 66 (37.93%) SQL
3 34 (19.54%) C++
4 20 (11.49%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.20%) Python
5 16 (9.20%) R
6 14 (8.05%) Java
7 13 (7.47%) C
8 8 (4.60%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.02%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.57%) F#
11 1 (0.57%) Perl
11 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (7.47%) Degree
2 13 (7.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.45%) MCITP
4 6 (3.45%) MCSA
4 6 (3.45%) MCSE
4 6 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.87%) IBM Certification
5 5 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.32%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) QA
3 4 (2.30%) ISO19770
4 2 (1.15%) COBIT
4 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 33 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.57%) Firmware
7 1 (0.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Backup Exec
1 4 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.15%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.57%) Kibana
3 1 (0.57%) Nagios
3 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (18.97%) VMware
2 21 (12.07%) IBM
3 16 (9.20%) Tableau
4 15 (8.62%) Cisco
5 5 (2.87%) Adobe
5 5 (2.87%) Symantec
6 4 (2.30%) Fujitsu
6 4 (2.30%) Veritas
7 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.15%) Altiris
8 2 (1.15%) Citrix
8 2 (1.15%) Dell
8 2 (1.15%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (1.15%) F5
8 2 (1.15%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.15%) Google
8 2 (1.15%) Juniper
8 2 (1.15%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.15%) Veeam
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25 days + pension + life assurance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7% pension / Private Health 25 - 3
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holidays,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on qualifications and expe
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago