The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Trowbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 52.38% 40.00% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 84.62% 100.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £24,000 £32,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.71% -27.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Trowbridge region.

Vendors Category
Trowbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 61.90% 40.00% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 12
Average salary £23,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.78% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Trowbridge

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Trowbridge

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Trowbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Trowbridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Trowbridge

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) Lync
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) Ingres
5 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Terminal Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (15.38%) Local Government
7 2 (15.38%) Smartphone

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 5 (38.46%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Ingres
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Rollout Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Server Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Server Support
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) LINQ
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix