The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wiltshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 213 126 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.28% 13.64% 18.78%
As % of the Vendors category 40.57% 27.69% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 191 119 199
Average salary £35,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
525 455 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.51% 49.24% 54.46%
Number of salaries quoted 442 365 523
Average salary £39,250 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 118 £35,250 -3.42% 14
Chippenham -2 30 £28,750 - 6
Salisbury +6 17 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Trowbridge - 11 £24,000 - 2
Corsham -7 4 £21,500 +7.50%
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 168 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 159 (44.54%) Windows
3 138 (38.66%) SQL Server
4 105 (29.41%) SQL
5 91 (25.49%) Active Directory
6 82 (22.97%) MS Office
7 69 (19.33%) ITIL
8 66 (18.49%) .NET
9 63 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 56 (15.69%) Finance
11 55 (15.41%) Project Management
12 51 (14.29%) C#
13 49 (13.73%) Oracle
14 47 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 44 (12.32%) Windows XP
16 43 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
17 42 (11.76%) ASP.NET
18 41 (11.48%) SAP
19 40 (11.20%) IIS
20 36 (10.08%) Service Management
20 36 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 35 (9.80%) MVC
22 33 (9.24%) IBM
23 32 (8.96%) MS Project
23 32 (8.96%) SharePoint
23 32 (8.96%) Firewall
23 32 (8.96%) Windows 7
24 31 (8.68%) Windows 8
24 31 (8.68%) TCP/IP
24 31 (8.68%) Internet

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (11.20%) IIS
2 32 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 25 (7.00%) MS Exchange
4 24 (6.72%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (3.64%) Lync
7 12 (3.36%) Commerce Server
7 12 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (2.80%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.24%) MS Project Server
10 8 (2.24%) IBM Notes
10 8 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.40%) SAS
13 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.84%) CMS
15 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 168 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 82 (22.97%) MS Office
3 32 (8.96%) MS Project
4 27 (7.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (6.44%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.68%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (5.04%) SAP MDM
2 12 (3.36%) Fredhopper
3 10 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.68%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.28%) Maximo
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.84%) Office 365
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.96%) Firewall
2 31 (8.68%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.68%) Internet
3 19 (5.32%) VPN
4 16 (4.48%) DNS
5 12 (3.36%) Wireless
6 11 (3.08%) DHCP
7 9 (2.52%) Intranet
8 8 (2.24%) Ethernet
8 8 (2.24%) SAN
9 6 (1.68%) LAN
9 6 (1.68%) WAN
10 4 (1.12%) SNMP
11 3 (0.84%) LDAP
12 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.28%) NAS
13 1 (0.28%) MRTG
13 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.04%) IBM InfoSphere
5 15 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.08%) MySQL
9 10 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.52%) MS Access
11 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.68%) DB2
12 6 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.40%) Ingres
13 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.28%) DTS
16 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) PhoneGap
General
1 56 (15.69%) Finance
2 27 (7.56%) Retail
3 20 (5.60%) Marketing
4 14 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.24%) Advertising
6 7 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.68%) Banking
8 4 (1.12%) Electronics
9 3 (0.84%) Automotive
9 3 (0.84%) Local Government
10 2 (0.56%) Military
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 82 (22.97%) Analyst
2 50 (14.01%) Developer
3 37 (10.36%) Architect
4 35 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 28 (7.84%) Consultant
6 21 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 20 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 20 (5.60%) Information Architect
8 19 (5.32%) Technical Consultant
8 19 (5.32%) .NET Developer
8 19 (5.32%) Help Desk Support
8 19 (5.32%) Enterprise Information Architect
9 18 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
11 15 (4.20%) Technical Leader
11 15 (4.20%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.20%) Junior
12 14 (3.92%) Service Analyst
12 14 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
13 13 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (18.49%) .NET
2 42 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 26 (7.28%) .NET Framework
4 25 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (6.44%) WCF
6 20 (5.60%) Web Services
7 19 (5.32%) jQuery
8 15 (4.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (3.36%) LINQ
9 12 (3.36%) MSMQ
10 11 (3.08%) HTML
10 11 (3.08%) SOAP
11 9 (2.52%) Middleware
11 9 (2.52%) REST
12 8 (2.24%) CSS
13 7 (1.96%) XML
13 7 (1.96%) LINQ to SQL
14 6 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (1.68%) NHibernate
15 5 (1.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.12%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.04%) Data Integration
3 16 (4.48%) Blackberry
4 15 (4.20%) Reference Data
5 11 (3.08%) iPhone
6 10 (2.80%) iPad
7 9 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.96%) Social Media
8 7 (1.96%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.96%) PDA
8 7 (1.96%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.68%) Video Editing
9 6 (1.68%) E-Learning
9 6 (1.68%) Blog
10 5 (1.40%) Replication
10 5 (1.40%) Clustering
11 3 (0.84%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.84%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 159 (44.54%) Windows
2 63 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (12.32%) Windows XP
5 32 (8.96%) Windows 7
6 31 (8.68%) Windows 8
7 30 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (5.88%) Windows Vista
9 16 (4.48%) Apple iOS
9 16 (4.48%) Linux
10 11 (3.08%) Android
10 11 (3.08%) Mac OS
11 10 (2.80%) UNIX
12 5 (1.40%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.12%) Solaris
14 3 (0.84%) AIX
15 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.33%) ITIL
2 55 (15.41%) Project Management
3 36 (10.08%) Service Management
4 35 (9.80%) MVC
5 30 (8.40%) Change Control
6 29 (8.12%) Information Management
7 25 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (6.16%) ITSM
10 21 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 21 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 20 (5.60%) Service Delivery
11 20 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (5.32%) Asset Management
12 19 (5.32%) Time Management
13 18 (5.04%) Information Architecture
13 18 (5.04%) DRM
14 16 (4.48%) Data Management
15 15 (4.20%) Data Analysis
15 15 (4.20%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (29.41%) SQL
2 51 (14.29%) C#
3 24 (6.72%) JavaScript
3 24 (6.72%) PowerShell
4 20 (5.60%) Java
5 19 (5.32%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.48%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.40%) VB
8 2 (0.56%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) C
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) X++
9 1 (0.28%) VBA
9 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.60%) Degree
3 16 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.64%) MCSE
5 10 (2.80%) MCP
6 9 (2.52%) MCTS
7 8 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.68%) MCITP
9 5 (1.40%) CCNA
10 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.84%) HND
12 2 (0.56%) CCNP
13 1 (0.28%) ISEB
13 1 (0.28%) HNC
13 1 (0.28%) MCSA
13 1 (0.28%) CCIE
13 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.28%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.48%) SLA
2 13 (3.64%) QA
3 10 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.84%) COBIT
6 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.24%) XenApp
4 7 (1.96%) Terminal Services
4 7 (1.96%) vSphere
5 6 (1.68%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.68%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.40%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.84%) UAG
9 2 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 25 (7.00%) SCCM
2 9 (2.52%) SAP Afaria
3 4 (1.12%) Nagios
4 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.84%) WMI
5 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.56%) Nessus
5 2 (0.56%) SCOM
5 2 (0.56%) Cacti
6 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 49 (13.73%) Oracle
2 41 (11.48%) SAP
3 33 (9.24%) IBM
4 29 (8.12%) Citrix
4 29 (8.12%) VMware
5 22 (6.16%) Cisco
6 21 (5.88%) Apple
7 15 (4.20%) Unisys
8 14 (3.92%) HP
9 12 (3.36%) EPiServer
9 12 (3.36%) hybris
10 9 (2.52%) Lotus
10 9 (2.52%) Avaya
11 8 (2.24%) Dell
11 8 (2.24%) Remedy
12 7 (1.96%) Adobe
13 6 (1.68%) Google
13 6 (1.68%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.40%) Teradata
14 5 (1.40%) Juniper
Wiltshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chippenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Robert Half
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Project!
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Salisbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training
Posted: 22 days ago