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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 248 175 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.40% 18.00% 13.20%
As % of the Vendors category 39.18% 37.47% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 229 160 115
Average salary £35,000 £35,375 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% -1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £63,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
633 467 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 54.62% 48.05% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 553 400 359
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,105 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 123 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Salisbury 0 58 £38,000 -5.00% 9
Chippenham +7 30 £24,000 -7.69%
Trowbridge -3 8 £22,183 -6.60% 3
Corsham +14 1 £35,000 +62.79%
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 222 (47.44%) Windows
2 183 (39.10%) SQL Server
3 171 (36.54%) MS Excel
4 143 (30.56%) .NET
5 137 (29.27%) SQL
6 131 (27.99%) ITIL
7 127 (27.14%) C#
8 117 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 106 (22.65%) ASP.NET
10 87 (18.59%) Security Cleared
11 86 (18.38%) MS Office
12 75 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
13 69 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 68 (14.53%) MS Exchange
14 68 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 65 (13.89%) VMware
15 65 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
16 63 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 63 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
17 62 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
18 58 (12.39%) Firewall
19 57 (12.18%) Web Services
20 56 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 55 (11.75%) JavaScript
22 54 (11.54%) Service Management
23 53 (11.32%) MVC
23 53 (11.32%) .NET Framework
23 53 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 52 (11.11%) DHCP
24 52 (11.11%) DNS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 68 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 51 (10.90%) IIS
3 38 (8.12%) SharePoint
4 27 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.07%) Site Server
10 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.85%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.85%) Lync
11 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle UPK
12 1 (0.21%) DNN
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
12 1 (0.21%) CMS
12 1 (0.21%) SAS
12 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 171 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 86 (18.38%) MS Office
3 16 (3.42%) MS Project
4 9 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Maximo
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.43%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.92%) Office 365
3 5 (1.07%) SaaS
4 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.64%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Route 53
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.39%) Firewall
2 52 (11.11%) DHCP
2 52 (11.11%) DNS
3 43 (9.19%) LAN
4 40 (8.55%) WAN
5 31 (6.62%) TCP/IP
6 27 (5.77%) Internet
7 19 (4.06%) Network Security
8 14 (2.99%) WebEx
8 14 (2.99%) WLAN
9 11 (2.35%) VPN
9 11 (2.35%) HTTP
9 11 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (1.71%) VLAN
10 8 (1.71%) SAN
11 7 (1.50%) DMZ
11 7 (1.50%) SMTP
11 7 (1.50%) FTP
11 7 (1.50%) X.400
11 7 (1.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (39.10%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (7.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 32 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (4.06%) Data Mining
8 18 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.50%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.07%) MySQL
12 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.64%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.43%) OLAP
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (7.48%) Visual Studio
2 31 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (0.85%) NUnit
4 4 (0.85%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.43%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.21%) MSI
6 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.21%) Moq
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (10.04%) Finance
2 17 (3.63%) Marketing
3 14 (2.99%) Banking
3 14 (2.99%) Retail
4 13 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.14%) German Language
6 7 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.28%) Electronics
8 5 (1.07%) Automotive
8 5 (1.07%) Advertising
9 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.64%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Publishing
11 2 (0.43%) Games
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 118 (25.21%) Developer
2 63 (13.46%) Analyst
3 47 (10.04%) Consultant
4 42 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 32 (6.84%) .NET Developer
6 31 (6.62%) Technical Consultant
7 26 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 23 (4.91%) C# Developer
8 23 (4.91%) ITSM Consultant
9 22 (4.70%) Senior Developer
10 21 (4.49%) Applications Developer
10 21 (4.49%) Administrator
11 20 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (4.06%) Technical Specialist
13 18 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.85%) Service Analyst
14 17 (3.63%) Team Leader
14 17 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
15 15 (3.21%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (30.56%) .NET
2 106 (22.65%) ASP.NET
3 57 (12.18%) Web Services
4 53 (11.32%) .NET Framework
5 38 (8.12%) CSS
6 36 (7.69%) HTML
7 33 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (4.91%) Entity Framework
9 22 (4.70%) jQuery
9 22 (4.70%) XML
10 18 (3.85%) WCF
11 17 (3.63%) SOAP
12 13 (2.78%) MSMQ
13 11 (2.35%) XSLT
14 9 (1.92%) HTML5
15 8 (1.71%) CSS3
15 8 (1.71%) WPF
15 8 (1.71%) AngularJS
16 7 (1.50%) JSON
17 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.99%) CMDB
7 13 (2.78%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.50%) Clustering
8 7 (1.50%) CESG
8 7 (1.50%) Statistics
9 6 (1.28%) GIS
9 6 (1.28%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.28%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.64%) HP Storage
11 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) User Experience
12 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 222 (47.44%) Windows
2 68 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 63 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (7.26%) Windows 7
6 27 (5.77%) Linux
7 26 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 14 (2.99%) Windows XP
9 12 (2.56%) UNIX
10 5 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.64%) Android
11 3 (0.64%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.43%) CentOS
12 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (27.99%) ITIL
2 65 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (11.54%) Service Management
5 53 (11.32%) MVC
6 43 (9.19%) Time Management
7 42 (8.97%) ITSM
8 36 (7.69%) SDLC
9 33 (7.05%) Project Management
10 32 (6.84%) PRINCE2
10 32 (6.84%) Mentoring
11 31 (6.62%) Waterfall
11 31 (6.62%) CRM
12 29 (6.20%) Service Delivery
12 29 (6.20%) ITIL V2
13 25 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (4.91%) ITIL V3
15 22 (4.70%) Line Management
15 22 (4.70%) Validation
16 21 (4.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 137 (29.27%) SQL
2 127 (27.14%) C#
3 55 (11.75%) JavaScript
4 26 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 21 (4.49%) Java
7 13 (2.78%) C++
8 11 (2.35%) C
9 9 (1.92%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.28%) VB
11 4 (0.85%) PHP
11 4 (0.85%) Embedded C
11 4 (0.85%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.43%) VBA
12 2 (0.43%) Delphi
12 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.21%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.21%) R
13 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (18.59%) Security Cleared
2 69 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (9.62%) Degree
4 43 (9.19%) SC Cleared
5 27 (5.77%) MCSE
6 25 (5.34%) MCP
7 20 (4.27%) MCSA
7 20 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.42%) CCNA
8 16 (3.42%) CISSP
9 10 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.14%) MCITP
10 9 (1.92%) MCPD
11 8 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.50%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.50%) ISEB
13 6 (1.28%) CCNP
14 4 (0.85%) MCTS
15 3 (0.64%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.05%) SLA
2 21 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.85%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 117 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 26 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.27%) vSphere
5 9 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.50%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.85%) vCloud
8 3 (0.64%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.43%) Firmware
9 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 45 (9.62%) SCCM
2 28 (5.98%) SCOM
3 22 (4.70%) NetBackup
4 13 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.56%) HP SIM
5 12 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.56%) WSUS
6 9 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (1.71%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.50%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.21%) SCSM
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.21%) Nagios
11 1 (0.21%) OpenView
11 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (13.89%) VMware
2 38 (8.12%) Symantec
3 37 (7.91%) HP
4 34 (7.26%) Oracle
4 34 (7.26%) Cisco
5 24 (5.13%) Citrix
6 18 (3.85%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.71%) SAP
8 7 (1.50%) IBM
8 7 (1.50%) Dell
8 7 (1.50%) Sophos
8 7 (1.50%) Sagent
9 5 (1.07%) Adobe
10 4 (0.85%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.85%) Apple
10 4 (0.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.85%) Reuters
10 4 (0.85%) ESRI
10 4 (0.85%) BT
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Downton, Wiltshire , Salisbury
PS Computer
Salary: £30k - £38k per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £22188.84 - £33283.26 per annum + Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago