The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 256 129 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.55% 13.00% 14.63%
As % of the Vendors category 43.84% 27.80% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 227 115 152
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
584 464 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 53.73% 46.77% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 511 410 567
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +15 134 £40,000 - 21
Chippenham +2 29 £36,750 +13.07% 4
Salisbury -1 25 £38,500 +46.66%
Corsham 0 11 £30,000 -35.13%
Trowbridge -2 5 £23,000 -28.68%
Malmesbury -1 1 £37,500 +38.88%
Calne -2 1 £20,000 - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 181 (38.51%) SQL Server
2 164 (34.89%) MS Excel
3 162 (34.47%) Windows
4 150 (31.91%) .NET
5 135 (28.72%) SQL
6 129 (27.45%) C#
7 124 (26.38%) ITIL
8 122 (25.96%) Active Directory
9 121 (25.74%) ASP.NET
10 102 (21.70%) MS Office
11 85 (18.09%) Firewall
12 81 (17.23%) VMware
13 79 (16.81%) Security Cleared
14 78 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 76 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
16 75 (15.96%) JavaScript
17 73 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 73 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
18 69 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 68 (14.47%) .NET Framework
20 65 (13.83%) SC Cleared
21 62 (13.19%) SharePoint
22 59 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 58 (12.34%) HTML
23 58 (12.34%) MVC
24 57 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
25 56 (11.91%) Degree
25 56 (11.91%) Service Management
25 56 (11.91%) Cisco
26 51 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 62 (13.19%) SharePoint
2 47 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 46 (9.79%) IIS
4 18 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (3.62%) Lync
6 16 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.28%) CMS
8 6 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.06%) iPlanet
10 4 (0.85%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.85%) Apache
10 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.85%) Confluence
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle UPK
11 2 (0.43%) Site Server
Applications
1 164 (34.89%) MS Excel
2 102 (21.70%) MS Office
3 24 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.64%) InDesign
6 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 2 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (4.04%) SAP CRM
2 14 (2.98%) SAP ERP
3 13 (2.77%) SAP SM
4 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.85%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.13%) Office 365
3 8 (1.70%) SaaS
4 4 (0.85%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 85 (18.09%) Firewall
2 46 (9.79%) DHCP
2 46 (9.79%) DNS
3 45 (9.57%) TCP/IP
4 27 (5.74%) VPN
4 27 (5.74%) LAN
5 25 (5.32%) WAN
6 23 (4.89%) SAN
7 19 (4.04%) Network Security
8 15 (3.19%) VLAN
8 15 (3.19%) Internet
9 13 (2.77%) Ethernet
10 12 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (2.13%) Wireless
11 10 (2.13%) VoIP
12 9 (1.91%) NAS
13 8 (1.70%) SNMP
14 6 (1.28%) FTP
15 5 (1.06%) LDAP
15 5 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (38.51%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (8.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.77%) MySQL
11 7 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.49%) SAP BI
12 6 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.28%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.64%) SAP BW
14 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (0.43%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 22 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.77%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.49%) JIRA
4 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.85%) Selenium
5 3 (0.64%) Subversion
6 2 (0.43%) NUnit
6 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.43%) NCrunch
6 2 (0.43%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.43%) WATIR
6 2 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (0.43%) Moq
6 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 47 (10.00%) Finance
2 27 (5.74%) Back Office
3 25 (5.32%) Retail
4 15 (3.19%) Front Office
5 14 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.13%) Banking
7 9 (1.91%) Advertising
8 8 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.06%) Marketing
9 5 (1.06%) German Language
10 3 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 120 (25.53%) Developer
2 62 (13.19%) Analyst
3 52 (11.06%) Administrator
4 47 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 42 (8.94%) Consultant
6 39 (8.30%) Support Engineer
7 32 (6.81%) DBA
8 31 (6.60%) C# Developer
9 30 (6.38%) SQL DBA
10 29 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
11 28 (5.96%) Applications Developer
12 21 (4.47%) Senior Developer
12 21 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
13 20 (4.26%) SAP Analyst
13 20 (4.26%) Support Analyst
14 17 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (2.98%) SAP Support Analyst
15 14 (2.98%) SQL Server DBA
15 14 (2.98%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (31.91%) .NET
2 121 (25.74%) ASP.NET
3 68 (14.47%) .NET Framework
4 58 (12.34%) HTML
5 50 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (8.72%) CSS
7 37 (7.87%) jQuery
8 29 (6.17%) Web Services
9 26 (5.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 21 (4.47%) SOAP
11 20 (4.26%) MSMQ
12 15 (3.19%) HTML5
13 13 (2.77%) XML
14 9 (1.91%) WCF
14 9 (1.91%) LINQ
14 9 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (1.91%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.70%) CSS3
16 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.74%) Clustering
3 19 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.62%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.40%) Replication
6 13 (2.77%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.49%) Video Editing
7 7 (1.49%) Blog
7 7 (1.49%) User Experience
8 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.28%) E-Learning
8 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.85%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.85%) Social Media
10 3 (0.64%) iPad
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.64%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 162 (34.47%) Windows
2 73 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (5.53%) Linux
6 25 (5.32%) Windows XP
7 22 (4.68%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.98%) UNIX
9 9 (1.91%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.91%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.06%) Solaris
11 4 (0.85%) Android
12 3 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (26.38%) ITIL
2 76 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (12.34%) MVC
5 56 (11.91%) Service Management
6 39 (8.30%) OO
7 38 (8.09%) CRM
7 38 (8.09%) Performance Tuning
8 35 (7.45%) Waterfall
9 34 (7.23%) Project Management
10 33 (7.02%) OOD
11 26 (5.53%) PRINCE2
12 22 (4.68%) ERP
12 22 (4.68%) BDD
13 21 (4.47%) ITSM
14 20 (4.26%) Security Management
14 20 (4.26%) Time Management
15 19 (4.04%) Line Management
16 18 (3.83%) Mentoring
16 18 (3.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 135 (28.72%) SQL
2 129 (27.45%) C#
3 75 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 35 (7.45%) Java
5 34 (7.23%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.74%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.13%) C++
9 9 (1.91%) VB
10 6 (1.28%) C
10 6 (1.28%) PHP
11 4 (0.85%) Python
11 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.43%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) X++
14 1 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (16.81%) Security Cleared
2 78 (16.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (13.83%) SC Cleared
4 56 (11.91%) Degree
5 28 (5.96%) MCP
6 20 (4.26%) MCSE
7 19 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (3.19%) MCPD
9 14 (2.98%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.98%) MCSA
10 13 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.55%) CCNA
12 11 (2.34%) CCNP
13 10 (2.13%) CISSP
14 9 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (1.28%) CHFI
15 6 (1.28%) MCTS
16 5 (1.06%) MCITP
17 4 (0.85%) ISEB
18 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.60%) SLA
2 12 (2.55%) QA
3 11 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.06%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 122 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 57 (12.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.55%) vCloud
5 12 (2.55%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.34%) Terminal Services
7 10 (2.13%) XenApp
8 7 (1.49%) UAG
8 7 (1.49%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.85%) NFS
9 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.64%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.43%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.21%) Snort
12 1 (0.21%) vSphere
12 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (10.00%) SCCM
2 27 (5.74%) SCOM
3 15 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 13 (2.77%) HP SIM
5 12 (2.55%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (2.13%) SCVMM
7 9 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.06%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.85%) Netcool
9 4 (0.85%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.85%) WSUS
9 4 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.85%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.64%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.43%) SCSM
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 81 (17.23%) VMware
2 56 (11.91%) Cisco
3 46 (9.79%) Oracle
4 42 (8.94%) HP
5 32 (6.81%) SAP
6 31 (6.60%) Citrix
7 22 (4.68%) Symantec
8 20 (4.26%) Business Objects
9 15 (3.19%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.98%) Dell
11 12 (2.55%) Apple
12 11 (2.34%) IBM
12 11 (2.34%) Syclo
13 10 (2.13%) NetApp
14 9 (1.91%) Altiris
15 7 (1.49%) Avaya
15 7 (1.49%) SonicWALL
16 6 (1.28%) Sitecore
16 6 (1.28%) F5
16 6 (1.28%) Juniper
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £18882 - £24127 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Package/ MS Gold Partner
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + inc Great Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 13 days ago