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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 18.18% 33.33% 20.83%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 72.22% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -7.14%
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 Trowbridge region.

Vendors Category
Trowbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 27.27% 46.15% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 10
Average salary £28,750 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.87% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 5 (38.46%) Lync
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Terminal Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (30.77%) Ingres
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Ingres
2 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
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%) 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%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
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%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) 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
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian