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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 213 144 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.43% 14.08% 11.72%
As % of the Vendors category 38.73% 29.09% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 180 139 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
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
550 495 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 50.18% 48.39% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 459 449 429
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +4 99 £36,250 +11.53% 22
Salisbury +11 31 £35,000 +29.62% 8
Chippenham +23 24 £23,000 -16.36% 4
Trowbridge +5 11 £30,000 -16.66% 2
Malmesbury -4 8 £30,000 -31.42%
Corsham -1 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Calne - 1 £22,000 -
Warminster - 1 £21,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 195 (41.58%) Windows
2 179 (38.17%) SQL Server
3 178 (37.95%) MS Excel
4 155 (33.05%) SQL
5 144 (30.70%) .NET
6 137 (29.21%) ITIL
7 123 (26.23%) C#
8 122 (26.01%) Active Directory
9 104 (22.17%) MS Office
10 101 (21.54%) ASP.NET
11 87 (18.55%) Security Cleared
12 80 (17.06%) Business Intelligence
13 78 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 75 (15.99%) Firewall
15 71 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 70 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
17 63 (13.43%) SC Cleared
17 63 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
18 60 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
19 59 (12.58%) Service Management
20 58 (12.37%) VMware
20 58 (12.37%) IIS
20 58 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
21 57 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 57 (12.15%) .NET Framework
22 56 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 56 (11.94%) JavaScript
23 55 (11.73%) SharePoint
24 50 (10.66%) Finance
25 49 (10.45%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 58 (12.37%) IIS
2 55 (11.73%) SharePoint
3 39 (8.32%) MS Exchange
4 23 (4.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.07%) Site Server
9 4 (0.85%) Apache
9 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.85%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.64%) Lync
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle UPK
11 2 (0.43%) Confluence
11 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.43%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 178 (37.95%) MS Excel
2 104 (22.17%) MS Office
3 16 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.56%) MS Project
5 9 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.64%) InDesign
7 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.07%) SAP SM
2 5 (1.07%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.21%) Maximo
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.35%) Office 365
3 6 (1.28%) SaaS
4 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (15.99%) Firewall
2 38 (8.10%) TCP/IP
3 36 (7.68%) DNS
3 36 (7.68%) DHCP
4 34 (7.25%) LAN
5 31 (6.61%) WAN
6 22 (4.69%) VPN
7 19 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (4.05%) Internet
8 15 (3.20%) VLAN
8 15 (3.20%) Network Security
9 13 (2.77%) SAN
10 9 (1.92%) HTTP
11 8 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.49%) VoIP
12 7 (1.49%) FTP
12 7 (1.49%) MPLS
12 7 (1.49%) Wireless
13 5 (1.07%) NAS
13 5 (1.07%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (38.17%) SQL Server
2 57 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (11.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (8.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.35%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (1.49%) SAP BI
10 7 (1.49%) MySQL
11 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.07%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.85%) SAP BW
14 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.64%) Big Data
15 2 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 35 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.28%) Subversion
4 4 (0.85%) JIRA
5 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.43%) MSI
7 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.21%) Moq
General
1 50 (10.66%) Finance
2 17 (3.62%) Retail
3 15 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.20%) Banking
4 14 (2.99%) Back Office
5 12 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.35%) German Language
7 8 (1.71%) Marketing
8 6 (1.28%) Advertising
8 6 (1.28%) Electronics
8 6 (1.28%) Front Office
9 4 (0.85%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (23.03%) Developer
2 56 (11.94%) Analyst
3 53 (11.30%) Support Engineer
4 49 (10.45%) Consultant
5 43 (9.17%) Administrator
6 34 (7.25%) Technical Consultant
7 32 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 30 (6.40%) Applications Developer
9 25 (5.33%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.69%) C# Developer
11 21 (4.48%) DBA
12 19 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (3.84%) ITSM Consultant
13 18 (3.84%) Technical Support
13 18 (3.84%) SQL DBA
14 16 (3.41%) Support Analyst
15 15 (3.20%) Service Analyst
15 15 (3.20%) Service Desk Analyst
16 14 (2.99%) Server Engineer
16 14 (2.99%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (30.70%) .NET
2 101 (21.54%) ASP.NET
3 57 (12.15%) .NET Framework
4 46 (9.81%) HTML
5 45 (9.59%) Web Services
6 33 (7.04%) CSS
7 32 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (6.40%) Entity Framework
9 19 (4.05%) MSMQ
10 17 (3.62%) SOAP
10 17 (3.62%) jQuery
11 16 (3.41%) XML
12 9 (1.92%) WCF
12 9 (1.92%) LINQ
13 6 (1.28%) HTML5
14 5 (1.07%) Ajax
14 5 (1.07%) JSP
15 4 (0.85%) J2EE
15 4 (0.85%) XSLT
15 4 (0.85%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.20%) Clustering
4 13 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.71%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.28%) Replication
8 5 (1.07%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.07%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.85%) CMDB
9 4 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.64%) Video Editing
10 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.64%) Blog
10 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.43%) Physics
11 2 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 195 (41.58%) Windows
2 71 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 70 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (4.48%) Windows 8
6 19 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 17 (3.62%) UNIX
7 17 (3.62%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.99%) Linux
9 5 (1.07%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.64%) Android
10 3 (0.64%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.21%) ITIL
2 80 (17.06%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (12.58%) Service Management
5 45 (9.59%) MVC
6 40 (8.53%) Project Management
7 39 (8.32%) PRINCE2
8 37 (7.89%) CRM
9 36 (7.68%) ITSM
10 31 (6.61%) Waterfall
11 28 (5.97%) Time Management
11 28 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (5.54%) Line Management
13 25 (5.33%) Mentoring
14 24 (5.12%) ITIL V3
15 23 (4.90%) OO
16 22 (4.69%) ITIL V2
17 21 (4.48%) Service Delivery
18 20 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (4.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 155 (33.05%) SQL
2 123 (26.23%) C#
3 56 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 36 (7.68%) Java
5 30 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.76%) PowerShell
7 14 (2.99%) C++
8 10 (2.13%) C
9 8 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.28%) VB
11 5 (1.07%) PHP
12 3 (0.64%) Python
12 3 (0.64%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.64%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.21%) X++
14 1 (0.21%) R
14 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (18.55%) Security Cleared
2 78 (16.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (13.43%) SC Cleared
4 47 (10.02%) Degree
5 33 (7.04%) MCP
6 21 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (4.26%) MCSE
8 19 (4.05%) MCSA
9 18 (3.84%) MCPD
10 16 (3.41%) CISSP
11 13 (2.77%) CCNP
12 12 (2.56%) CCNA
13 11 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.35%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.71%) CHFI
15 7 (1.49%) ISEB
16 6 (1.28%) MCTS
17 4 (0.85%) MCITP
18 3 (0.64%) HP ASE
18 3 (0.64%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.33%) SLA
2 18 (3.84%) QA
2 18 (3.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 122 (26.01%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.35%) vCloud
6 5 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.85%) NFS
8 3 (0.64%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.43%) XenApp
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.21%) vSphere
10 1 (0.21%) Firmware
10 1 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 48 (10.23%) SCCM
2 28 (5.97%) SCOM
3 16 (3.41%) NetBackup
4 13 (2.77%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.56%) HP SIM
6 11 (2.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 11 (2.35%) SCVMM
7 8 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.49%) WSUS
9 5 (1.07%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.85%) Hyperic
10 4 (0.85%) Netcool
11 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (12.37%) VMware
2 49 (10.45%) Cisco
3 44 (9.38%) Oracle
4 28 (5.97%) HP
5 25 (5.33%) Business Objects
6 19 (4.05%) SAP
6 19 (4.05%) Symantec
7 15 (3.20%) Citrix
8 8 (1.71%) Sagent
8 8 (1.71%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.49%) McAfee
9 7 (1.49%) Dell
9 7 (1.49%) IBM
10 6 (1.28%) Adobe
11 5 (1.07%) Juniper
12 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.85%) NetApp
12 4 (0.85%) Riverbed
12 4 (0.85%) Syclo
Wiltshire
Gold Group
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Market leading Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £16500 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Spectrum IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago