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

Microsoft Windows
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 120 93 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 19.39% 16.88% 21.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.59% 60.00% 72.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 80 193
Bracknell median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,750 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 170 155 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 27.46% 28.13% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 158 131 262
Bracknell median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.65% +4.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £53,750 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 69 (57.50%) Windows Server
2 60 (50.00%) VMware
3 59 (49.17%) Linux
4 43 (35.83%) Active Directory
5 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
6 40 (33.33%) SQL
7 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 32 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (25.83%) QA
10 31 (25.83%) Unix
11 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
13 23 (19.17%) MS Exchange
14 22 (18.33%) DevOps
15 21 (17.50%) IIS
15 21 (17.50%) C#
15 21 (17.50%) Cisco
16 20 (16.67%) ITIL
16 20 (16.67%) Scrum
17 19 (15.83%) .NET
18 17 (14.17%) Web Services
18 17 (14.17%) Change Control
18 17 (14.17%) Open Source
18 17 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
19 16 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
20 15 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
21 14 (11.67%) Degree
22 13 (10.83%) German Language

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 23 (19.17%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.50%) IIS
3 16 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.50%) Office 365
4 7 (5.83%) SaaS
5 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.50%) G Suite
6 2 (1.67%) IaaS
6 2 (1.67%) PaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.83%) GitHub
7 1 (0.83%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.83%) Firewall
3 5 (4.17%) DNS
3 5 (4.17%) Network Security
3 5 (4.17%) VPN
4 4 (3.33%) Bluetooth
4 4 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.33%) Internet
4 4 (3.33%) RS-232
4 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.50%) DMZ
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.67%) IPsec
6 2 (1.67%) SAN
6 2 (1.67%) VLAN
6 2 (1.67%) Wireless
6 2 (1.67%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.83%) SMS
7 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.33%) JIRA
2 4 (3.33%) Subversion
2 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.33%) Xcode
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (10.83%) German Language
2 9 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Automotive
3 4 (3.33%) Electronics
3 4 (3.33%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (22.50%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 13 (10.83%) Technical Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Technical Support Engineer
6 11 (9.17%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Architect
8 8 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (5.83%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) QA Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) QA Test Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.83%) .NET
2 17 (14.17%) Web Services
3 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.33%) WinForms
4 4 (3.33%) WPF
5 2 (1.67%) Ajax
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (1.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.67%) HTML
5 2 (1.67%) HTML5
5 2 (1.67%) jQuery
5 2 (1.67%) JSON
5 2 (1.67%) LINQ
5 2 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (0.83%) AppFabric
6 1 (0.83%) SAML
6 1 (0.83%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.33%) CAN bus
3 4 (3.33%) Clustering
3 4 (3.33%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.33%) Robotics
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (57.50%) Windows Server
2 59 (49.17%) Linux
3 31 (25.83%) Unix
4 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.33%) Android
7 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.67%) SUSE
9 2 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.33%) DevOps
2 20 (16.67%) ITIL
2 20 (16.67%) Scrum
3 17 (14.17%) Change Control
3 17 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 17 (14.17%) Open Source
4 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 9 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (4.17%) Change Management
10 5 (4.17%) Process Improvement
10 5 (4.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.17%) Regression Testing
10 5 (4.17%) Runbook
10 5 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.17%) System Testing
10 5 (4.17%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (17.50%) C#
3 13 (10.83%) Python
4 8 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.67%) C++
4 8 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.83%) C
6 6 (5.00%) Java
7 4 (3.33%) XAML
8 3 (2.50%) Google Apps Script
8 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.67%) Perl
9 2 (1.67%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
10 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) MCP
3 6 (5.00%) MCSE
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.67%) CEH
6 2 (1.67%) CISA
6 2 (1.67%) CISSP
6 2 (1.67%) OSCP
6 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.83%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (35.83%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.33%) Firmware
4 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.50%) Docker
6 2 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.17%) Grafana
2 5 (4.17%) Graphite
2 5 (4.17%) Graylog
2 5 (4.17%) Icinga
3 4 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.67%) Ansible
4 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.67%) Opsview
4 2 (1.67%) PureDisk
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.83%) SCCM
5 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (50.00%) VMware
2 41 (34.17%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.50%) Cisco
4 8 (6.67%) Symantec
5 7 (5.83%) Citrix
6 4 (3.33%) Altiris
6 4 (3.33%) Assembla
6 4 (3.33%) F5
6 4 (3.33%) Forcepoint
6 4 (3.33%) Juniper
6 4 (3.33%) Veritas
7 3 (2.50%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) Capita
8 1 (0.83%) Dell
8 1 (0.83%) HP
8 1 (0.83%) McAfee
8 1 (0.83%) SAP