Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 104 144 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.51% 20.99% 19.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.27% 62.07% 67.76%
Number of salaries quoted 88 133 182
Bracknell median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £23,188 £21,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £57,500 £48,750
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% +11.25% +6.67%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 148 232 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 26.33% 33.82% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 216
Bracknell median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £25,329 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £59,125 £57,500 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 75 (72.12%) Windows Server
2 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
3 58 (55.77%) SQL
4 55 (52.88%) Active Directory
5 53 (50.96%) VMware
6 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 50 (48.08%) Cisco
8 45 (43.27%) MS Exchange
9 43 (41.35%) VMware ESXi
10 42 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (34.62%) Symantec
12 33 (31.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 32 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 29 (27.88%) ITIL
15 26 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (24.04%) Clustering
17 23 (22.12%) Juniper
18 22 (21.15%) Veritas
18 22 (21.15%) Forcepoint
18 22 (21.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 22 (21.15%) Backup Exec
18 22 (21.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 22 (21.15%) Altiris
18 22 (21.15%) F5
18 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
18 22 (21.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 22 (21.15%) vCenter Server
19 18 (17.31%) IIS
19 18 (17.31%) Degree
20 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V

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 45 (43.27%) MS Exchange
2 33 (31.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (17.31%) IIS
5 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (10.58%) Office 365
2 10 (9.62%) SaaS
3 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) Firewall
2 15 (14.42%) DNS
2 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (9.62%) IPsec
4 9 (8.65%) VLAN
4 9 (8.65%) VPN
5 6 (5.77%) SAN
6 4 (3.85%) DHCP
7 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.88%) DMZ
7 3 (2.88%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.88%) Network Security
8 2 (1.92%) POP3
8 2 (1.92%) SMTP
8 2 (1.92%) VoIP
9 1 (0.96%) NAS
9 1 (0.96%) NetScreen
9 1 (0.96%) SSL
9 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (59.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (2.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Marketing
2 2 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Billing
3 1 (0.96%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) VMware Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Technical Support
5 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
5 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) VMware Support Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Technical Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.69%) Administrator
8 8 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.73%) Server Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) Web Services
2 11 (10.58%) CSS
3 10 (9.62%) .NET
4 9 (8.65%) Ajax
5 7 (6.73%) WinForms
6 6 (5.77%) HTML
6 6 (5.77%) HTML5
7 5 (4.81%) jQuery
8 4 (3.85%) CSS3
9 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (1.92%) JSON
10 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.96%) COM
10 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.96%) LAMP
10 1 (0.96%) LINQ
10 1 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Clustering
2 7 (6.73%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.81%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.96%) CCTV
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.12%) Windows Server
2 42 (40.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (12.50%) Linux
4 12 (11.54%) Unix
5 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.65%) Windows 10
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.77%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.88%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) ITIL
2 12 (11.54%) Change Management
2 12 (11.54%) Time Management
3 10 (9.62%) Capacity Management
3 10 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (8.65%) Web Development
5 8 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.69%) Line Management
6 7 (6.73%) Mathematics
6 7 (6.73%) OWASP
6 7 (6.73%) Presales
7 6 (5.77%) Security Operations
8 5 (4.81%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.81%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.85%) Logistics
9 4 (3.85%) Project Management
9 4 (3.85%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.77%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.69%) PHP
5 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.81%) Java
6 5 (4.81%) Python
7 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.88%) C#
8 3 (2.88%) Google Apps Script
9 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.92%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (21.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (17.31%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.88%) MCSE
5 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CCENT
7 1 (0.96%) CCNA
7 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.96%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.73%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.73%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.85%) SLA
4 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 55 (52.88%) Active Directory
2 43 (41.35%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.88%) XenApp
7 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 22 (21.15%) Backup Exec
2 22 (21.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 22 (21.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (21.15%) vCenter Server
3 4 (3.85%) Opsview
4 3 (2.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.88%) SCCM
4 3 (2.88%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) VMware
2 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 50 (48.08%) Cisco
4 36 (34.62%) Symantec
5 23 (22.12%) Juniper
6 22 (21.15%) Altiris
6 22 (21.15%) F5
6 22 (21.15%) Forcepoint
6 22 (21.15%) Veritas
7 8 (7.69%) Citrix
7 8 (7.69%) Oracle
8 6 (5.77%) NetApp
9 3 (2.88%) AppSense
9 3 (2.88%) Google
10 2 (1.92%) Apple
10 2 (1.92%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.92%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.92%) Veeam
11 1 (0.96%) ScanSafe
11 1 (0.96%) Snow