Maidenhead, Berkshire is a large town situated approximately 14 miles west of the M25. Close to the River Thames, and with its own railway station, Maidenhead makes an excellent choice for commuters - and along with nearby Bray, enjoys enviable land values and access to amenities. Recruitment agencies find themselves in high demand in the Maidenhead area both in order to fill vacancies for employers, and to match candidates with jobs.
If you are looking for a recruitment agency in Maidenhead, then you are most likely to find one in the town centre - although given the town's largely urban setting, other agencies can also be found further afield. Whether you are looking to hire staff or find a job - whether permanent, temporary or contract - this page is an easy way to find an agency to handle your employment or recruitment needs.
Economic overview and salaries
Maidenhead's economy is largely based in sectors traditionally regarded as white collar - with sectors such as Professional, Scientific
and Technical Activities (10.4% / 7,667) and Information and Communication (10.6% / 7,874) being anomalously large for England and Wales in the 2011 Census (the averages for England and Wales being 6.6% and 4% respectively). Please note that figures are for the Windsor and Maidenhead Unitary Authority.Salaries in Maidenhead and Windsor average around £27,000 per annum - slightly higher than the UK average of £26,500.
Key industries and employers
A number of major companies have a presence in Maidenhead - including Hitachi, Fujitsu and Sybase. This means that IT recruitment
in Software Development
and Systems Engineering is common. The Logistics
company Maersk is also based in the area. Even with its competitive economy, the advent of Crossrail (which will run through Maidenhead station) should mean that yet more employers are drawn to the area. People will be a key part of this transition - as many businesses will be looking to recruit new staff in the area. Maidenhead has an unemployment rate of just 1.8% - far below the UK average of 3.8%