Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows 119 86 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 16.57% 17.44% 20.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.95% 61.43% 64.80%
Number of salaries quoted 121 68 147
Bracknell median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £24,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £52,500 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +10.00%

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 147 140 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 20.47% 28.40% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 139 114 224
Bracknell median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,100 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows.

1 67 (56.30%) Windows Server
2 57 (47.90%) Linux
3 51 (42.86%) VMware
4 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
5 44 (36.97%) Active Directory
6 37 (31.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (29.41%) SQL
8 34 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 31 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (24.37%) .NET
10 29 (24.37%) IIS
10 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
12 24 (20.17%) C#
13 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (17.65%) Unix
15 20 (16.81%) QA
16 19 (15.97%) DevOps
16 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 17 (14.29%) Firewall
17 17 (14.29%) Web Services
18 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
18 16 (13.45%) Scrum
19 15 (12.61%) Cisco
19 15 (12.61%) Degree
19 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
19 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (12.61%) Open Source
19 15 (12.61%) Change Control
19 15 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery

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 29 (24.37%) IIS
2 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
3 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.36%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.84%) Apache
8 1 (0.84%) nginx
8 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (11.76%) Office 365
4 7 (5.88%) SaaS
5 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.36%) IaaS
5 4 (3.36%) PaaS
6 3 (2.52%) G Suite
7 2 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.84%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.84%) GitHub
8 1 (0.84%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) DNS
2 9 (7.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.72%) Network Security
4 6 (5.04%) DHCP
4 6 (5.04%) Internet
4 6 (5.04%) SAN
4 6 (5.04%) SSL
5 5 (4.20%) Bluetooth
5 5 (4.20%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.20%) RS-232
5 5 (4.20%) Unified Communications
5 5 (4.20%) VPN
5 5 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.52%) DMZ
7 3 (2.52%) VLAN
7 3 (2.52%) Wireless
8 2 (1.68%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.68%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.68%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.20%) JIRA
2 5 (4.20%) Subversion
2 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.20%) Xcode
3 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (9.24%) Finance
1 11 (9.24%) German Language
2 5 (4.20%) Automotive
2 5 (4.20%) Electronics
2 5 (4.20%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Billing
4 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (15.13%) Support Engineer
2 17 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Technical Support
4 10 (8.40%) Developer
4 10 (8.40%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.56%) Analyst
5 9 (7.56%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.56%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (7.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Architect
6 7 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) .NET
2 17 (14.29%) Web Services
3 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.56%) WinForms
5 8 (6.72%) CSS
6 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.04%) jQuery
8 5 (4.20%) Ajax
8 5 (4.20%) HTML
8 5 (4.20%) WPF
9 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (0.84%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.84%) HTML5
10 1 (0.84%) JSON
10 1 (0.84%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.84%) REST
10 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.56%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.20%) CAN bus
4 5 (4.20%) Internet of Things
4 5 (4.20%) Robotics
4 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.36%) PKI
5 4 (3.36%) User Experience
6 3 (2.52%) Clustering
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (56.30%) Windows Server
2 57 (47.90%) Linux
3 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (17.65%) Unix
6 6 (5.04%) Android
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.68%) SUSE
8 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.84%) Debian
9 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) DevOps
1 19 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (13.45%) Scrum
3 15 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.61%) Change Control
3 15 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
3 15 (12.61%) Open Source
4 13 (10.92%) ITIL
4 13 (10.92%) Project Management
5 11 (9.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 9 (7.56%) Presales
7 8 (6.72%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (5.88%) Migration
8 7 (5.88%) SDLC
8 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.04%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (5.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.04%) Time Management
9 6 (5.04%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (4.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.41%) SQL
2 24 (20.17%) C#
3 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
4 12 (10.08%) Java
5 10 (8.40%) C++
5 10 (8.40%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.56%) Python
7 8 (6.72%) C
8 5 (4.20%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.20%) XAML
9 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.52%) Google Apps Script
10 3 (2.52%) PHP
10 3 (2.52%) VB
11 2 (1.68%) Perl
11 2 (1.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) MCSE
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.20%) MCP
5 4 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.36%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.68%) CEH
7 2 (1.68%) CISA
7 2 (1.68%) CISSP
7 2 (1.68%) OSCP
8 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.84%) CCNA
8 1 (0.84%) CCNP
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.84%) MCSD
8 1 (0.84%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.81%) QA
2 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.20%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.20%) SLA
4 4 (3.36%) ISO 14001
4 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.36%) WAI
5 1 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (36.97%) Active Directory
2 37 (31.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.88%) XenApp
3 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.20%) Firmware
4 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.36%) vSphere
6 3 (2.52%) Docker
6 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) SCCM
2 5 (4.20%) Grafana
2 5 (4.20%) Graphite
2 5 (4.20%) Graylog
2 5 (4.20%) Icinga
3 4 (3.36%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.52%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.68%) Ansible
5 2 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.68%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.84%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.84%) Opsview
6 1 (0.84%) Puppet
6 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (42.86%) VMware
2 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.61%) Cisco
4 14 (11.76%) Citrix
5 7 (5.88%) Capita
6 5 (4.20%) Assembla
6 5 (4.20%) HP
6 5 (4.20%) McAfee
7 4 (3.36%) Symantec
7 4 (3.36%) Veeam
7 4 (3.36%) Veritas
8 3 (2.52%) Dell
8 3 (2.52%) Google
9 2 (1.68%) Altiris
9 2 (1.68%) Dot Hill
9 2 (1.68%) F5
9 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.84%) Brocade
10 1 (0.84%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.84%) Palo Alto