The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 28 June 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 / Wokingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 47.54% 29.73% 17.00%
As % of the Vendors category 69.05% 66.67% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 13
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,625 £62,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  

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 Wokingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 66 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 68.85% 44.59% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 130 35
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wokingham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wokingham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wokingham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wokingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 44 (57.89%) Windows
2 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 25 (32.89%) Office 365
4 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
4 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
5 21 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (26.32%) Skype for Business
7 19 (25.00%) ITIL
8 18 (23.68%) .NET
8 18 (23.68%) SQL
9 17 (22.37%) C#
9 17 (22.37%) Degree
10 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (21.05%) VMware
11 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
11 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
12 14 (18.42%) Web Development
12 14 (18.42%) OO
13 13 (17.11%) Cisco
14 12 (15.79%) Python
14 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
15 11 (14.47%) DNS
15 11 (14.47%) Firewall
16 10 (13.16%) Finance
16 10 (13.16%) OOP
16 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (11.84%) IaaS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 20 (26.32%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) SAS
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS Modeler
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.89%) Office 365
2 21 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.84%) IaaS
4 5 (6.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) DNS
1 11 (14.47%) Firewall
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (10.53%) Skype
4 7 (9.21%) DHCP
4 7 (9.21%) VPN
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (7.89%) HSRP
5 6 (7.89%) IPsec
5 6 (7.89%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (7.89%) SSL
5 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.89%) VLAN
5 6 (7.89%) VRRP
5 6 (7.89%) WAN
6 5 (6.58%) ADSL
6 5 (6.58%) Internet
6 5 (6.58%) MPLS
6 5 (6.58%) SAN
6 5 (6.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Power BI
3 2 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
1 2 (2.63%) Selenium
1 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.63%) Advertising
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Developer
3 16 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Service Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Network Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Retail Business Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Switch Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) .NET
2 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.21%) Ajax
3 7 (9.21%) jQuery
4 6 (7.89%) HTML
4 6 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.32%) COM
6 1 (1.32%) RESTful
6 1 (1.32%) WCF
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) PMI
3 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Robotics
5 3 (3.95%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.63%) DataPower
6 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.89%) Windows
2 26 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.63%) Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) OO
2 14 (18.42%) Web Development
3 10 (13.16%) OOP
4 8 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (9.21%) ERP
5 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
6 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.89%) RUP
6 6 (7.89%) UML
7 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.58%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Analytics
9 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.95%) Change Management
9 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) C#
3 12 (15.79%) Python
4 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.95%) R
6 2 (2.63%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.89%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 3 (3.95%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) VMware
2 13 (17.11%) Cisco
3 9 (11.84%) Mitel
4 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) HP
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Tableau
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.32%) Veeam
6 1 (1.32%) Virgin Media
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