The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 69 96 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.96% 18.11% 15.54%
As % of the Vendors category 23.63% 34.53% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 88 75
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
292 278 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 50.61% 52.45% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 256 241 228
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Swindon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 100 (58.48%) Windows
2 79 (46.20%) SQL Server
3 74 (43.27%) Windows Server
4 71 (41.52%) MS Excel
5 69 (40.35%) Active Directory
6 62 (36.26%) ITIL
7 59 (34.50%) .NET
8 46 (26.90%) C#
8 46 (26.90%) SQL
9 40 (23.39%) ASP.NET
9 40 (23.39%) PowerShell
10 39 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (22.22%) Finance
12 37 (21.64%) VMware
13 36 (21.05%) IIS
14 34 (19.88%) Degree
15 32 (18.71%) Web Services
16 28 (16.37%) Service Management
17 27 (15.79%) ITIL V3
18 26 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (15.20%) ITSM
19 25 (14.62%) SharePoint
20 23 (13.45%) Firewall
21 22 (12.87%) MS Exchange
21 22 (12.87%) MS Office
22 21 (12.28%) Project Management
22 21 (12.28%) Office 365
23 20 (11.70%) MVC
23 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
24 18 (10.53%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 36 (21.05%) IIS
2 25 (14.62%) SharePoint
3 22 (12.87%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.68%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.09%) iPlanet
7 5 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 71 (41.52%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.87%) MS Office
3 9 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.92%) MS Project
5 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.75%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.58%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.28%) Office 365
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) Firewall
2 13 (7.60%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.26%) DNS
4 7 (4.09%) LDAP
4 7 (4.09%) SAN
4 7 (4.09%) SNMP
5 6 (3.51%) NAS
5 6 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.92%) DHCP
6 5 (2.92%) IPv4
6 5 (2.92%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (2.92%) VoIP
6 5 (2.92%) VPN
7 4 (2.34%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (2.34%) IP Telephony
7 4 (2.34%) LAN
7 4 (2.34%) WAN
8 2 (1.17%) WebEx
9 1 (0.58%) Internet
9 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (46.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.51%) MS Access
7 4 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.17%) Big Data
9 2 (1.17%) GIS
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (7.60%) Publishing
3 8 (4.68%) Automotive
3 8 (4.68%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.51%) Banking
6 5 (2.92%) Local Government
7 4 (2.34%) Retail
8 2 (1.17%) Billing
8 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Front Office
9 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (18.13%) Consultant
2 27 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 26 (15.20%) Developer
4 24 (14.04%) Business Consultant
4 24 (14.04%) ITSM Consultant
5 19 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.77%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.19%) Analyst
8 13 (7.60%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.02%) Administrator
10 11 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (5.26%) IT Support
13 8 (4.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 8 (4.68%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.68%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.50%) .NET
2 40 (23.39%) ASP.NET
3 32 (18.71%) Web Services
4 17 (9.94%) .NET Framework
5 16 (9.36%) HTML
6 14 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (5.26%) CSS
8 7 (4.09%) SAML
8 7 (4.09%) XML
9 6 (3.51%) jQuery
10 5 (2.92%) Ajax
11 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.34%) SOAP
12 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.75%) JSON
13 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.17%) CSS3
13 2 (1.17%) HTML5
13 2 (1.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.51%) Clustering
3 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.92%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.92%) Raspberry Pi
5 4 (2.34%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.17%) Contactless
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.17%) Replication
6 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.58%) CCTV
7 1 (0.58%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 100 (58.48%) Windows
2 74 (43.27%) Windows Server
3 17 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.26%) Linux
6 5 (2.92%) Solaris
7 4 (2.34%) Unix
8 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.17%) AIX
9 2 (1.17%) Android
9 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.26%) ITIL
2 28 (16.37%) Service Management
3 27 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 26 (15.20%) ITSM
5 21 (12.28%) Project Management
6 20 (11.70%) MVC
6 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (9.94%) ITIL V2
8 15 (8.77%) Data Management
9 13 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.85%) Line Management
12 10 (5.85%) Scrum
13 8 (4.68%) Technical Analysis
14 7 (4.09%) Migration
14 7 (4.09%) Six Sigma
15 6 (3.51%) Change Management
15 6 (3.51%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.90%) C#
1 46 (26.90%) SQL
2 40 (23.39%) PowerShell
3 16 (9.36%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.60%) VB
5 8 (4.68%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.92%) C
6 5 (2.92%) VBA
6 5 (2.92%) VBScript
7 4 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.17%) Java
10 1 (0.58%) ABAP
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (19.88%) Degree
3 14 (8.19%) MCSA
3 14 (8.19%) MCSE
4 13 (7.60%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (7.60%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.85%) MCP
5 10 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.68%) CCNA
6 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.92%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.92%) HND
7 5 (2.92%) MCITP
7 5 (2.92%) MCTS
8 4 (2.34%) CCNP
9 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.17%) CCA
10 2 (1.17%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (1.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) COBIT
2 5 (2.92%) SLA
3 4 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.17%) QA
System Software
1 69 (40.35%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.68%) vSphere
4 7 (4.09%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.51%) XenApp
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) SCCM
2 8 (4.68%) ZENworks
3 5 (2.92%) SmoothWall
4 3 (1.75%) SCOM
5 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.17%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (21.64%) VMware
2 18 (10.53%) Cisco
3 16 (9.36%) HP
4 10 (5.85%) Citrix
4 10 (5.85%) Dell
4 10 (5.85%) Symantec
5 8 (4.68%) NetApp
6 7 (4.09%) Altiris
6 7 (4.09%) DevExpress
6 7 (4.09%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.51%) arcserve
8 5 (2.92%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (2.92%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (2.34%) IBM
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.75%) Apple
10 3 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.75%) SAP
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle
11 2 (1.17%) Unisys
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