The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 20 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 12.24% 22.99% 28.13%
As % of the Vendors category 19.73% 51.28% 59.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £42,504 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham region.

Vendors Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
147 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 62.03% 44.83% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 144 37 59
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +75.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,053 £32,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Chippenham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (38.60%) MS Office
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (29.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
5 17 (29.82%) SLA
5 17 (29.82%) Firewall
6 16 (28.07%) Change Control
6 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (24.56%) Database Tuning
7 14 (24.56%) Windows Vista
7 14 (24.56%) Service Management
7 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
7 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
8 13 (22.81%) Clustering
8 13 (22.81%) Replication
8 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (21.05%) VPN
10 11 (19.30%) ITIL
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (15.79%) VMware
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle
14 7 (12.28%) UNIX
14 7 (12.28%) SAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (49.12%) MS Excel
2 22 (38.60%) MS Office
3 17 (29.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) VPN
3 7 (12.28%) DNS
3 7 (12.28%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) DHCP
5 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.02%) Wireless
5 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.02%) VLAN
5 4 (7.02%) Network Security
5 4 (7.02%) NAS
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) MySQL
7 3 (5.26%) MS Access
8 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Advertising
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Support Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Help Desk Support
2 14 (24.56%) DBA
3 13 (22.81%) SQL DBA
4 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (21.05%) Help Desk Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Server Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) Server Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Database Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
8 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.77%) XML
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) WinForms
5 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.51%) WPF
6 1 (1.75%) POSIX
6 1 (1.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Replication
1 13 (22.81%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.51%) AS400
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (24.56%) Windows Vista
3 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.28%) UNIX
5 6 (10.53%) Solaris
6 4 (7.02%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) AIX
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Change Control
1 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (24.56%) Service Management
2 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
2 14 (24.56%) Database Tuning
3 11 (19.30%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.28%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.26%) Release Management
7 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.53%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) VB
5 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) Java
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) MCTS
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
2 1 (1.75%) MCP
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) CCNA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) VMware
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 4 (7.02%) Sophos
4 4 (7.02%) Altiris
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
6 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.75%) F5
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) McAfee
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago