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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 213 146 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.63% 15.02% 20.91%
As % of the Vendors category 38.87% 29.98% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 191 141 243
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
548 487 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.36% 50.10% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 451 376 572
Average salary £37,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +7 116 £35,250 -6.00% 8
Chippenham -9 34 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Salisbury +2 13 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Trowbridge +3 11 £24,000 -15.78%
Malmesbury - 2 £38,000 - 2
Corsham 0 1 £42,500 +112.50% 1
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 167 (45.26%) Windows
1 167 (45.26%) MS Excel
2 146 (39.57%) SQL Server
3 109 (29.54%) SQL
4 99 (26.83%) Active Directory
5 86 (23.31%) MS Office
6 77 (20.87%) .NET
7 69 (18.70%) ITIL
8 67 (18.16%) C#
8 67 (18.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (15.45%) ASP.NET
9 57 (15.45%) Finance
10 55 (14.91%) Oracle
10 55 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 45 (12.20%) Windows XP
12 43 (11.65%) IIS
12 43 (11.65%) Project Management
12 43 (11.65%) MVC
13 42 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (10.84%) SAP
15 38 (10.30%) .NET Framework
16 36 (9.76%) JavaScript
16 36 (9.76%) TCP/IP
17 35 (9.49%) Internet
17 35 (9.49%) Firewall
17 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (8.94%) IBM
18 33 (8.94%) VMware
18 33 (8.94%) Windows 7
19 32 (8.67%) Service Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 43 (11.65%) IIS
2 31 (8.40%) MS Exchange
3 24 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (6.23%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.07%) Lync
6 12 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.25%) Commerce Server
7 11 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.17%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.36%) SAS
11 5 (1.36%) CMS
11 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (1.08%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 167 (45.26%) MS Excel
2 86 (23.31%) MS Office
3 28 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (6.23%) MS Project
5 19 (5.15%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.63%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (4.88%) SAP MDM
2 12 (3.25%) Fredhopper
3 9 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.27%) Maximo
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.27%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 35 (9.49%) Internet
2 35 (9.49%) Firewall
3 20 (5.42%) DNS
4 19 (5.15%) VPN
5 15 (4.07%) DHCP
6 12 (3.25%) SAN
7 10 (2.71%) Wireless
8 9 (2.44%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.63%) LAN
9 6 (1.63%) WAN
10 4 (1.08%) SNMP
10 4 (1.08%) Intranet
11 3 (0.81%) Network Security
11 3 (0.81%) VoIP
11 3 (0.81%) LDAP
11 3 (0.81%) NAS
12 2 (0.54%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.54%) VLAN
12 2 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (39.57%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
6 14 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.52%) MySQL
8 12 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.44%) MS Access
10 9 (2.44%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.17%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (1.63%) DB2
13 5 (1.36%) Ingres
13 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
14 3 (0.81%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.54%) NUnit
4 2 (0.54%) JIRA
4 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.54%) WATIR
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 2 (0.54%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.54%) NCrunch
4 2 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.54%) Moq
4 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (15.45%) Finance
2 27 (7.32%) Retail
3 18 (4.88%) Marketing
4 12 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.44%) Advertising
6 7 (1.90%) Banking
6 7 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.08%) Electronics
8 3 (0.81%) Back Office
8 3 (0.81%) Local Government
8 3 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.54%) Military
9 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (20.87%) Analyst
2 66 (17.89%) Developer
3 37 (10.03%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.67%) Architect
5 26 (7.05%) Consultant
6 21 (5.69%) .NET Developer
6 21 (5.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 20 (5.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (5.42%) Information Architect
8 19 (5.15%) Technical Consultant
8 19 (5.15%) Help Desk Support
8 19 (5.15%) Enterprise Information Architect
9 17 (4.61%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.34%) Technical Leader
11 14 (3.79%) Technical Analyst
11 14 (3.79%) Desktop Engineer
11 14 (3.79%) Service Analyst
12 13 (3.52%) C# Developer
12 13 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
12 13 (3.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.87%) .NET
2 57 (15.45%) ASP.NET
3 38 (10.30%) .NET Framework
4 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (7.86%) jQuery
6 25 (6.78%) WCF
7 21 (5.69%) Web Services
8 19 (5.15%) HTML
8 19 (5.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (4.34%) CSS
10 14 (3.79%) MSMQ
10 14 (3.79%) LINQ
11 13 (3.52%) SOAP
12 10 (2.71%) XML
13 9 (2.44%) Middleware
13 9 (2.44%) NHibernate
13 9 (2.44%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (2.44%) REST
14 8 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 7 (1.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 18 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 15 (4.07%) Reference Data
4 12 (3.25%) iPhone
5 11 (2.98%) iPad
6 9 (2.44%) Replication
7 7 (1.90%) Clustering
7 7 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.90%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.90%) Social Media
7 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.63%) Blog
8 6 (1.63%) Video Editing
8 6 (1.63%) PDA
8 6 (1.63%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.81%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.81%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 167 (45.26%) Windows
2 67 (18.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (14.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (12.20%) Windows XP
5 33 (8.94%) Windows 7
6 32 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (7.05%) Windows 8
8 19 (5.15%) Windows Vista
9 15 (4.07%) Linux
10 12 (3.25%) UNIX
10 12 (3.25%) Apple iOS
11 10 (2.71%) Android
11 10 (2.71%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.63%) Solaris
13 3 (0.81%) AIX
13 3 (0.81%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.70%) ITIL
2 43 (11.65%) Project Management
2 43 (11.65%) MVC
3 32 (8.67%) Service Management
4 26 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (7.05%) Change Control
5 24 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (6.50%) Information Management
6 22 (5.96%) OO
7 21 (5.69%) Data Modelling
7 21 (5.69%) OOD
7 21 (5.69%) E-Commerce
7 21 (5.69%) ITSM
8 20 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (4.88%) Information Architecture
9 18 (4.88%) DRM
9 18 (4.88%) Change Management
9 18 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (4.88%) Data Management
9 18 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (29.54%) SQL
2 67 (18.16%) C#
3 36 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.96%) Java
6 21 (5.69%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.42%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.90%) VB
9 5 (1.36%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.08%) C++
11 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.54%) Ruby
12 2 (0.54%) X++
13 1 (0.27%) Python
13 1 (0.27%) C
13 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (6.23%) Degree
3 16 (4.34%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.07%) MCP
5 13 (3.52%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.98%) MCSE
7 10 (2.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.63%) MCITP
9 4 (1.08%) MCTS
9 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.81%) HND
10 3 (0.81%) CCNA
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
11 1 (0.27%) MCSA
11 1 (0.27%) CCIE
11 1 (0.27%) HNC
11 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.27%) MCDST
11 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.34%) SLA
2 15 (4.07%) QA
3 10 (2.71%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.81%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.98%) Terminal Services
4 10 (2.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.17%) MetaFrame
6 7 (1.90%) XenApp
7 6 (1.63%) vSphere
8 5 (1.36%) UAG
8 5 (1.36%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.08%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.54%) Nmap
11 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 26 (7.05%) SCCM
2 8 (2.17%) SAP Afaria
3 5 (1.36%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.81%) WMI
6 2 (0.54%) Nessus
6 2 (0.54%) Nagios
7 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.27%) SCOM
7 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.27%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 55 (14.91%) Oracle
2 40 (10.84%) SAP
3 33 (8.94%) IBM
3 33 (8.94%) VMware
4 28 (7.59%) Citrix
5 24 (6.50%) Apple
6 23 (6.23%) Cisco
7 15 (4.07%) Unisys
7 15 (4.07%) HP
8 12 (3.25%) EPiServer
8 12 (3.25%) hybris
9 10 (2.71%) Dell
10 9 (2.44%) Avaya
10 9 (2.44%) Remedy
10 9 (2.44%) Lotus
11 8 (2.17%) Adobe
11 8 (2.17%) SonicWALL
12 6 (1.63%) Google
13 5 (1.36%) Teradata
14 4 (1.08%) Symantec
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus a 15% Flexible Benifits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 22 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Salisbury
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago