Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 106 148 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.24% 20.79% 22.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.39% 64.91% 69.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 140 238
Bracknell median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £57,500 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 155 228 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 26.68% 32.02% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 145 208 309
Bracknell median annual salary £45,500 £41,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.30% -4.07% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,800 £57,500 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 79 (74.53%) Windows Server
2 65 (61.32%) VMware
3 61 (57.55%) SQL
4 60 (56.60%) Microsoft
5 57 (53.77%) Cisco
5 57 (53.77%) SQL Server
6 55 (51.89%) Active Directory
7 52 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (48.11%) MS Exchange
9 46 (43.40%) Symantec
10 42 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 42 (39.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 42 (39.62%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (27.36%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (26.42%) ITIL
13 26 (24.53%) Clustering
14 25 (23.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 24 (22.64%) Juniper
16 23 (21.70%) Veritas
16 23 (21.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 23 (21.70%) Forcepoint
16 23 (21.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (21.70%) Altiris
16 23 (21.70%) Backup Exec
16 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (21.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 23 (21.70%) F5
16 23 (21.70%) vCenter Server
17 21 (19.81%) Unix
18 20 (18.87%) Linux

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 51 (48.11%) MS Exchange
2 42 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) Apache
6 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.60%) Office 365
3 2 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 6 (5.66%) SAN
4 5 (4.72%) DNS
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.83%) IPsec
6 3 (2.83%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.83%) VLAN
6 3 (2.83%) VPN
7 2 (1.89%) DHCP
7 2 (1.89%) Network Security
8 1 (0.94%) DMZ
8 1 (0.94%) NAS
8 1 (0.94%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.94%) Skype
8 1 (0.94%) SSL
8 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (53.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (17.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 2 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (0.94%) Billing
2 1 (0.94%) Electronics
2 1 (0.94%) Finance
2 1 (0.94%) Games
2 1 (0.94%) German Language
2 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) Support Engineer
2 30 (28.30%) VMware Engineer
3 29 (27.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (18.87%) VMware Support Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
6 14 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (11.32%) Team Leader
8 12 (11.32%) Technical Support
8 12 (11.32%) Windows Engineer
9 11 (10.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 11 (10.38%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (10.38%) Technical Support Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) Server Engineer
11 8 (7.55%) QA Engineer
11 8 (7.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) Web Services
2 2 (1.89%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.89%) Ajax
2 2 (1.89%) AppFabric
2 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (1.89%) Entity Framework
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
2 2 (1.89%) HTML5
2 2 (1.89%) jQuery
2 2 (1.89%) JSON
2 2 (1.89%) LINQ
2 2 (1.89%) REST
2 2 (1.89%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.94%) COM
3 1 (0.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Clustering
2 5 (4.72%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Replication
4 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) EPoS
4 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (74.53%) Windows Server
2 52 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (19.81%) Unix
4 20 (18.87%) Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.83%) SUSE
8 3 (2.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.42%) ITIL
2 19 (17.92%) Capacity Management
2 19 (17.92%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (17.92%) Change Management
3 7 (6.60%) Line Management
4 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.66%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (5.66%) Presales
4 6 (5.66%) Security Operations
5 5 (4.72%) Asset Management
5 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.72%) Regression Testing
5 5 (4.72%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (4.72%) System Testing
6 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (3.77%) SIEM
6 4 (3.77%) Software Licensing
6 4 (3.77%) Time Management
6 4 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (2.83%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.55%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) Python
3 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.83%) Java
4 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.89%) C#
5 2 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (0.94%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.94%) PHP
6 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (23.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (21.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.94%) CCENT
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.94%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.94%) MCP
7 1 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (51.89%) Active Directory
2 42 (39.62%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.72%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.89%) XenApp
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (39.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 23 (21.70%) Backup Exec
2 23 (21.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 23 (21.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 23 (21.70%) vCenter Server
3 6 (5.66%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.72%) Opsview
5 3 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.83%) PureDisk
6 2 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.89%) SCCM
6 2 (1.89%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (61.32%) VMware
2 60 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 57 (53.77%) Cisco
4 46 (43.40%) Symantec
5 24 (22.64%) Juniper
6 23 (21.70%) Altiris
6 23 (21.70%) F5
6 23 (21.70%) Forcepoint
6 23 (21.70%) Veritas
7 7 (6.60%) Citrix
8 6 (5.66%) NetApp
9 5 (4.72%) Ivanti
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle
10 3 (2.83%) Shavlik
10 3 (2.83%) Veeam
11 2 (1.89%) Apple
11 2 (1.89%) IBM
11 2 (1.89%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.89%) SAP
12 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com