The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Windows 60 111 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.24% 22.11% 20.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.22% 74.00% 67.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 110 57
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,523 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,661
% change year-on-year -1.36% +2.35%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 92 150 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 27.96% 29.88% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 79 145 102
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Bracknell

Windows
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Windows in Bracknell

Windows
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Bracknell over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bracknell

Windows
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 57 (40.71%) Linux
2 54 (38.57%) Microsoft
3 50 (35.71%) VMware
4 46 (32.86%) SQL
5 38 (27.14%) Active Directory
6 36 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (22.86%) SQL Server
7 32 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 31 (22.14%) Cisco
9 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 30 (21.43%) .NET
9 30 (21.43%) Windows Server
10 26 (18.57%) Unix
10 26 (18.57%) Firewall
11 24 (17.14%) Finance
12 19 (13.57%) PHP
12 19 (13.57%) Java
12 19 (13.57%) PowerShell
12 19 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (12.86%) Windows 7
13 18 (12.86%) MS Exchange
14 17 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (12.14%) ITIL
14 17 (12.14%) Relational Database
15 16 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (11.43%) Windows 8
15 16 (11.43%) Big Data
15 16 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (10.71%) Office 365
16 15 (10.71%) Shell Script

Windows
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 18 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.57%) JBoss
3 12 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.86%) Apache
5 8 (5.71%) IIS
6 6 (4.29%) IBM Domino
7 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.71%) MQSeries
Applications
1 32 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.29%) MS Office
3 7 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.57%) Firewall
2 11 (7.86%) LAN
2 11 (7.86%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.86%) WAN
3 8 (5.71%) SAN
4 6 (4.29%) DNS
5 5 (3.57%) Network Security
6 4 (2.86%) DHCP
7 3 (2.14%) HTTP
7 3 (2.14%) Internet
7 3 (2.14%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.14%) NAS
7 3 (2.14%) Wireless
8 2 (1.43%) VLAN
8 2 (1.43%) VPN
9 1 (0.71%) ICMP
9 1 (0.71%) Intranet
9 1 (0.71%) Junos
9 1 (0.71%) OSPF
9 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.14%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.43%) Big Data
4 4 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.86%) SQLite
5 3 (2.14%) DB2
5 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.43%) MySQL
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Advertising
3 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) French Language
5 2 (1.43%) Law
5 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 23 (16.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (14.29%) Developer
4 18 (12.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Sales Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Technical Support
7 11 (7.86%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (7.86%) Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.71%) Desktop Support
10 8 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.14%) WinForms
4 9 (6.43%) CSS
4 9 (6.43%) Web Services
5 8 (5.71%) WCF
6 7 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.57%) Ajax
7 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.57%) Entity Framework
7 5 (3.57%) HTML
7 5 (3.57%) LINQ
7 5 (3.57%) Middleware
7 5 (3.57%) XML
8 4 (2.86%) COM
8 4 (2.86%) JSON
8 4 (2.86%) MFC
8 4 (2.86%) STL
8 4 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) PKI
2 10 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (5.00%) Clustering
4 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) CCTV
7 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) CMDB
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.71%) Linux
2 30 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (18.57%) Unix
4 19 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (12.86%) Windows 7
6 16 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.14%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (12.14%) ITIL
2 14 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 13 (9.29%) Application Performance Management
3 13 (9.29%) Network Design
3 13 (9.29%) OWASP
3 13 (9.29%) Problem Management
3 13 (9.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 11 (7.86%) TDD
6 10 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 10 (7.14%) Web Development
7 9 (6.43%) Business Continuity
7 9 (6.43%) Fault Analysis
7 9 (6.43%) High Availability
8 8 (5.71%) Analytics
8 8 (5.71%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.00%) BDD
9 7 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.86%) SQL
2 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 19 (13.57%) Java
3 19 (13.57%) PHP
3 19 (13.57%) PowerShell
4 15 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.00%) C#
6 13 (9.29%) VB
7 10 (7.14%) C++
8 6 (4.29%) C
9 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (8.57%) Degree
3 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.43%) MCITP
4 9 (6.43%) MCSE
5 7 (5.00%) MCSA
6 6 (4.29%) IBM Certification
7 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) SLA
2 9 (6.43%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (27.14%) Active Directory
2 36 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.00%) vSphere
4 11 (7.86%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.43%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.71%) Firmware
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) vMotion
2 3 (2.14%) PaperCut
2 3 (2.14%) SafeCom
3 2 (1.43%) Ansible
3 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.43%) SCCM
3 2 (1.43%) SCOM
3 2 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 50 (35.71%) VMware
3 31 (22.14%) Cisco
4 9 (6.43%) IBM
5 7 (5.00%) Oracle
6 4 (2.86%) Adobe
6 4 (2.86%) Veritas
7 3 (2.14%) BEA
7 3 (2.14%) Equitrac
7 3 (2.14%) F5
7 3 (2.14%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.43%) Altiris
8 2 (1.43%) Citrix
8 2 (1.43%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) HP
8 2 (1.43%) Juniper
8 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.43%) Symantec
8 2 (1.43%) Veeam
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago