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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 73 122 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.37% 20.10% 16.22%
As % of the Vendors category 28.40% 38.13% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 118 77
Median salary £30,000 £34,125 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,850 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
257 320 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 50.59% 52.72% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 203 294 220
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swindon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 78 (46.99%) Windows
2 77 (46.39%) MS Excel
3 60 (36.14%) SQL Server
4 59 (35.54%) Windows Server
5 56 (33.73%) ITIL
6 54 (32.53%) Active Directory
7 48 (28.92%) .NET
8 37 (22.29%) SQL
9 35 (21.08%) C#
9 35 (21.08%) Project Management
10 34 (20.48%) MS Office
11 32 (19.28%) VMware
12 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
13 30 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (17.47%) Finance
14 29 (17.47%) PowerShell
15 27 (16.27%) Web Services
15 27 (16.27%) Cisco
16 26 (15.66%) Service Management
16 26 (15.66%) Degree
16 26 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (14.46%) ITSM
17 24 (14.46%) MS Exchange
18 22 (13.25%) ITIL V3
19 21 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (12.05%) SharePoint
21 19 (11.45%) Firewall
21 19 (11.45%) Office 365
22 18 (10.84%) IIS

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 24 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.05%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.84%) IIS
4 7 (4.22%) iPlanet
5 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) CMS
9 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.60%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 77 (46.39%) MS Excel
2 34 (20.48%) MS Office
3 13 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.81%) MS Project
6 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.81%) SAP CRM
1 3 (1.81%) SAP ERP
1 3 (1.81%) SAP SCM
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.45%) Office 365
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.45%) Firewall
2 13 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.23%) VoIP
4 8 (4.82%) LAN
4 8 (4.82%) WAN
5 7 (4.22%) LDAP
5 7 (4.22%) SNMP
6 5 (3.01%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (3.01%) VPN
7 4 (2.41%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (2.41%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.81%) SAN
9 2 (1.20%) WebEx
9 2 (1.20%) Wireless
10 1 (0.60%) DNS
10 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.60%) MPLS
10 1 (0.60%) NAS
10 1 (0.60%) VLAN
10 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (36.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.83%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.81%) SAP BI
5 3 (1.81%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.20%) MS Access
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (17.47%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.01%) Legal
3 5 (3.01%) Publishing
4 4 (2.41%) Retail
5 3 (1.81%) Automotive
5 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (19.88%) Consultant
2 28 (16.87%) Support Engineer
3 26 (15.66%) Technical Consultant
4 23 (13.86%) Business Consultant
4 23 (13.86%) ITSM Consultant
5 21 (12.65%) Analyst
6 18 (10.84%) Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Microsoft Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco Support
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Network Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Network Support
8 12 (7.23%) Network Support Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) VoIP Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.92%) .NET
2 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
3 27 (16.27%) Web Services
4 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
4 16 (9.64%) HTML
5 9 (5.42%) CSS
6 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.22%) SAML
7 4 (2.41%) jQuery
7 4 (2.41%) LINQ
8 3 (1.81%) Ajax
9 2 (1.20%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.20%) CSS3
9 2 (1.20%) HTML5
9 2 (1.20%) Middleware
10 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (0.60%) Ext JS
10 1 (0.60%) REST
10 1 (0.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.41%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.41%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.20%) Contactless
4 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (0.60%) CCTV
5 1 (0.60%) CMDB
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) EPoS
5 1 (0.60%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.60%) PKI
5 1 (0.60%) SCADA
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.99%) Windows
2 59 (35.54%) Windows Server
3 26 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (9.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.42%) Linux
7 5 (3.01%) Solaris
8 4 (2.41%) Unix
8 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.20%) AIX
10 2 (1.20%) Android
10 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) ITIL
2 35 (21.08%) Project Management
3 26 (15.66%) Service Management
4 24 (14.46%) ITSM
5 22 (13.25%) ITIL V3
6 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.64%) ITIL V2
8 15 (9.04%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.23%) Scrum
10 10 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.02%) Migration
10 10 (6.02%) MVC
11 9 (5.42%) CRM
11 9 (5.42%) Data Management
11 9 (5.42%) Line Management
12 8 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.82%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.82%) ERP
13 7 (4.22%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.29%) SQL
2 35 (21.08%) C#
3 29 (17.47%) PowerShell
4 11 (6.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.81%) C
6 3 (1.81%) Java
6 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.81%) VB
6 3 (1.81%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.20%) VBA
8 1 (0.60%) ABAP
8 1 (0.60%) LINC
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.66%) Degree
3 17 (10.24%) MCSA
3 17 (10.24%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.64%) CCNA
4 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (9.64%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (6.02%) CCNP
7 7 (4.22%) MCP
8 5 (3.01%) MCSE
9 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.20%) VCAP
11 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.60%) CISSP
11 1 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) COBIT
2 6 (3.61%) SLA
3 5 (3.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.20%) QA
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (32.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.82%) vSphere
5 4 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) Firmware
7 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (7.23%) SCCM
2 4 (2.41%) SCOM
2 4 (2.41%) ZENworks
3 3 (1.81%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.20%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.60%) MOM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (19.28%) VMware
2 27 (16.27%) Cisco
3 10 (6.02%) HP
4 9 (5.42%) NetApp
5 7 (4.22%) Altiris
5 7 (4.22%) DevExpress
5 7 (4.22%) SAP
5 7 (4.22%) SolarWinds
5 7 (4.22%) Symantec
6 5 (3.01%) Citrix
6 5 (3.01%) Dell
7 4 (2.41%) Apple
7 4 (2.41%) arcserve
7 4 (2.41%) IBM
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle
7 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.81%) Google
9 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.20%) Lotus
9 2 (1.20%) Unisys
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