The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 7.57% 9.74% 13.96%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 16.04% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 26
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £44,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 70 187 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 37.84% 60.71% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 153 99
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Newbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Newbury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Newbury over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (29.73%) MCSE
4 11 (29.73%) MS Office
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
5 9 (24.32%) SQL
5 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
6 8 (21.62%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) DHCP
8 6 (16.22%) Firewall
8 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.51%) Aruba
9 5 (13.51%) Network Management
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (13.51%) ISMS
9 5 (13.51%) Brocade
9 5 (13.51%) ISSAP
9 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
9 5 (13.51%) Private Cloud

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (29.73%) MS Office
3 9 (24.32%) MS Visio
4 5 (13.51%) MS Project
5 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) iTunes
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.51%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) WLAN
6 3 (8.11%) IPsec
6 3 (8.11%) Multicast
6 3 (8.11%) OSPF
6 3 (8.11%) SAN
6 3 (8.11%) SNMP
6 3 (8.11%) SSH
6 3 (8.11%) Telnet
6 3 (8.11%) VRRP
6 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) Extranet
8 1 (2.70%) Intranet
8 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Hudson
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JMeter
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) TestNG
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
1 6 (16.22%) Consultant
1 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) IT Support
1 6 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Security Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) JSON
2 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.41%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Fintech
2 5 (13.51%) Private Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
4 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.51%) Information Security
2 5 (13.51%) Information Security Management
2 5 (13.51%) ISMS
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (13.51%) Network Management
2 5 (13.51%) Presales
2 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
2 5 (13.51%) Scorecard
2 5 (13.51%) Security Management
2 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.51%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
4 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) Perl
2 2 (5.41%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.70%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) VB6
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) MCSE
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CISA
2 5 (13.51%) CISM
2 5 (13.51%) CISSP
2 5 (13.51%) ISSAP
2 5 (13.51%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) CBAP
3 3 (8.11%) IIBA
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.70%) AAT
5 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.51%) ISO27002
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) Aruba
2 5 (13.51%) Brocade
2 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
2 5 (13.51%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam