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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 149 210 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.00% 20.63% 15.98%
As % of the Vendors category 29.80% 38.18% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 128 182 145
Median salary £31,890 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,850 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
500 550 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 53.71% 54.03% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 417 459 429
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 64 £30,000 -17.24% 12
Chippenham +8 47 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Salisbury -7 7 £27,500 -25.67% 1
Corsham - 3 £55,000 -
Melksham - 2 £34,500 -
Malmesbury 0 1 £37,500 - 1
Marlborough - 1 £33,500 -
Bradford-on-Avon - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 199 (54.67%) Windows
2 172 (47.25%) MS Excel
3 142 (39.01%) SQL Server
4 107 (29.40%) ITIL
5 100 (27.47%) VMware
6 93 (25.55%) Active Directory
7 90 (24.73%) SQL
8 84 (23.08%) .NET
9 83 (22.80%) MS Exchange
10 82 (22.53%) Windows Server
11 75 (20.60%) Security Cleared
12 74 (20.33%) SC Cleared
13 73 (20.05%) Firewall
14 69 (18.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 67 (18.41%) Exchange Server 2010
16 66 (18.13%) C#
17 59 (16.21%) Finance
17 59 (16.21%) MS Office
17 59 (16.21%) Cisco
18 57 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 56 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
20 53 (14.56%) ASP.NET
21 47 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2007
22 44 (12.09%) PowerShell
23 43 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
23 43 (11.81%) Office 365
24 42 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
25 40 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
26 39 (10.71%) Degree
27 38 (10.44%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 83 (22.80%) MS Exchange
2 67 (18.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (9.34%) IIS
5 33 (9.07%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.92%) iPlanet
7 7 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.37%) Apache
8 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.27%) Drupal
12 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.27%) Moodle
12 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 172 (47.25%) MS Excel
2 59 (16.21%) MS Office
3 27 (7.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (4.40%) MS Project
5 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.10%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (3.57%) FastStats
2 5 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.82%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.82%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.81%) Office 365
2 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.37%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.05%) Firewall
2 23 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.49%) WAN
4 19 (5.22%) LAN
5 14 (3.85%) SAN
6 11 (3.02%) DNS
6 11 (3.02%) LDAP
7 10 (2.75%) Internet
8 9 (2.47%) VoIP
9 7 (1.92%) MPLS
9 7 (1.92%) SNMP
9 7 (1.92%) VPN
10 6 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.37%) Intranet
11 5 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.10%) Cisco IPT
12 4 (1.10%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.10%) NAS
13 3 (0.82%) BGP
13 3 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (39.01%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.95%) MySQL
3 18 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (3.30%) Power BI
7 11 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.65%) MS Access
8 6 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
10 3 (0.82%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.82%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.55%) Ingres
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.47%) Subversion
3 5 (1.37%) FitNesse
3 5 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
General
1 59 (16.21%) Finance
2 26 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.30%) Automotive
5 10 (2.75%) Publishing
6 7 (1.92%) Banking
7 6 (1.65%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.37%) Electronics
9 4 (1.10%) Legal
10 3 (0.82%) Local Government
11 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 70 (19.23%) Analyst
3 60 (16.48%) Developer
4 47 (12.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 43 (11.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 37 (10.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 35 (9.62%) Consultant
8 29 (7.97%) .NET Developer
9 28 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
10 24 (6.59%) Business Consultant
10 24 (6.59%) ITSM Consultant
11 23 (6.32%) Support Analyst
12 21 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 20 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
14 19 (5.22%) C# Developer
14 19 (5.22%) Service Analyst
15 16 (4.40%) Administrator
16 15 (4.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 15 (4.12%) Data Analyst
17 14 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (23.08%) .NET
2 53 (14.56%) ASP.NET
3 32 (8.79%) HTML
3 32 (8.79%) Web Services
4 23 (6.32%) .NET Framework
4 23 (6.32%) CSS
5 21 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (5.22%) XML
7 11 (3.02%) HTML5
7 11 (3.02%) ODBC
8 9 (2.47%) WPF
9 7 (1.92%) SAML
10 6 (1.65%) jQuery
10 6 (1.65%) WinForms
11 5 (1.37%) Ajax
12 4 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (1.10%) LAMP
13 3 (0.82%) LINQ
13 3 (0.82%) SOAP
14 2 (0.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.22%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.20%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.20%) NHS
5 7 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.65%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.10%) Clustering
8 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.82%) Contactless
9 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.82%) Raspberry Pi
9 3 (0.82%) Replication
9 3 (0.82%) Statistics
10 2 (0.55%) CMDB
10 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 199 (54.67%) Windows
2 82 (22.53%) Windows Server
3 69 (18.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (8.52%) Linux
6 22 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (5.22%) Windows 7
8 14 (3.85%) Unix
9 8 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.92%) Solaris
11 6 (1.65%) Android
11 6 (1.65%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.55%) AIX
14 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.55%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (29.40%) ITIL
2 38 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (9.89%) Project Management
4 34 (9.34%) Scrum
5 33 (9.07%) MVC
6 31 (8.52%) Service Management
7 28 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 27 (7.42%) ETL
9 25 (6.87%) ITSM
10 24 (6.59%) Mentoring
10 24 (6.59%) Service Delivery
11 23 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (5.49%) CRM
15 18 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (4.67%) ITIL V2
16 17 (4.67%) Line Management
17 16 (4.40%) Translating Business Requirements
18 13 (3.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (24.73%) SQL
2 66 (18.13%) C#
3 44 (12.09%) PowerShell
4 27 (7.42%) JavaScript
5 21 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.95%) C
7 13 (3.57%) C++
7 13 (3.57%) VB
8 12 (3.30%) Python
9 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.65%) VBA
10 5 (1.37%) C++/CLI
11 4 (1.10%) Java
11 4 (1.10%) VBScript
12 3 (0.82%) PHP
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.55%) VC++
14 1 (0.27%) ABAP
14 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 75 (20.60%) Security Cleared
2 74 (20.33%) SC Cleared
3 57 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
5 39 (10.71%) Degree
6 33 (9.07%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (7.97%) CCNA
8 26 (7.14%) MCSE
9 20 (5.49%) MCSA
10 15 (4.12%) MCP
10 15 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (3.85%) CCNP
12 9 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (2.20%) CCA
14 7 (1.92%) MBA
15 6 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.37%) DBS Check
16 5 (1.37%) ISEB
17 4 (1.10%) MCITP
18 3 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.79%) SLA
2 10 (2.75%) QA
3 7 (1.92%) COBIT
3 7 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 93 (25.55%) Active Directory
2 43 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.40%) XenApp
4 12 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.20%) vSphere
6 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (3.57%) SCCM
2 8 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.20%) ZENworks
3 4 (1.10%) SCOM
3 4 (1.10%) WSUS
4 3 (0.82%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.27%) Cacti
6 1 (0.27%) cPanel
6 1 (0.27%) MOM
6 1 (0.27%) Nagios
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 100 (27.47%) VMware
2 59 (16.21%) Cisco
3 32 (8.79%) Citrix
4 28 (7.69%) Juniper
5 19 (5.22%) Symantec
6 17 (4.67%) HP
7 10 (2.75%) NetApp
8 8 (2.20%) Dell
8 8 (2.20%) Oracle
9 7 (1.92%) Altiris
9 7 (1.92%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.92%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.65%) arcserve
10 6 (1.65%) IBM
10 6 (1.65%) SAP
11 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.10%) Apple
12 4 (1.10%) Autodesk
12 4 (1.10%) Lotus
12 4 (1.10%) Veeam
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + fantastic pension and holiday package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon
Analyst Programmer x 2
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 23 days ago