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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 215 128 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.39% 13.75% 18.71%
As % of the Vendors category 40.72% 28.01% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 194 121 197
Average salary £35,625 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £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
528 457 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.61% 49.09% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 444 365 520
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,850 £23,700
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 28 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 28 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 +9 120 £35,250 -5.36% 12
Chippenham -4 32 £28,750 - 6
Salisbury +7 15 £41,250 +10.00% 5
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 28 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.

1 171 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 159 (44.04%) Windows
3 140 (38.78%) SQL Server
4 106 (29.36%) SQL
5 92 (25.48%) Active Directory
6 83 (22.99%) MS Office
7 68 (18.84%) ITIL
7 68 (18.84%) .NET
8 64 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (15.79%) Finance
10 55 (15.24%) Project Management
11 53 (14.68%) C#
12 49 (13.57%) Oracle
13 47 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 45 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (12.19%) ASP.NET
15 44 (12.19%) Windows XP
16 41 (11.36%) SAP
17 40 (11.08%) IIS
18 37 (10.25%) Service Management
19 36 (9.97%) MVC
19 36 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 33 (9.14%) SharePoint
20 33 (9.14%) IBM
21 32 (8.86%) MS Project
21 32 (8.86%) Firewall
21 32 (8.86%) Change Control
22 31 (8.59%) Windows 8
22 31 (8.59%) Windows 7
22 31 (8.59%) TCP/IP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (11.08%) IIS
2 33 (9.14%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.65%) MS Exchange
3 24 (6.65%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (5.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (3.60%) Lync
6 12 (3.32%) Commerce Server
6 12 (3.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.77%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.22%) IBM Notes
9 8 (2.22%) MS Project Server
10 7 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.39%) SAS
13 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.83%) CMS
15 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 171 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 83 (22.99%) MS Office
3 32 (8.86%) MS Project
4 29 (8.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (6.65%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.66%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (4.99%) SAP MDM
2 12 (3.32%) Fredhopper
3 10 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.66%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.83%) Office 365
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.86%) Firewall
2 31 (8.59%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.59%) Internet
3 19 (5.26%) VPN
4 16 (4.43%) DNS
5 11 (3.05%) Wireless
5 11 (3.05%) DHCP
6 9 (2.49%) SAN
6 9 (2.49%) Intranet
7 7 (1.94%) Ethernet
8 6 (1.66%) WAN
8 6 (1.66%) LAN
9 4 (1.11%) SNMP
10 3 (0.83%) LDAP
11 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.28%) NAS
12 1 (0.28%) Network Security
12 1 (0.28%) MRTG
12 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.99%) IBM InfoSphere
5 15 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.05%) MySQL
9 10 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.49%) MS Access
11 7 (1.94%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.66%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.66%) DB2
13 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.39%) Ingres
13 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
16 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
16 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (15.79%) Finance
2 27 (7.48%) Retail
3 20 (5.54%) Marketing
4 14 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.22%) Advertising
6 7 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.66%) Banking
8 4 (1.11%) Electronics
9 3 (0.83%) Local Government
9 3 (0.83%) Automotive
10 2 (0.55%) Military
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (22.71%) Analyst
2 52 (14.40%) Developer
3 37 (10.25%) Architect
3 37 (10.25%) Support Engineer
4 28 (7.76%) Consultant
5 21 (5.82%) Business Analyst
5 21 (5.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 20 (5.54%) Information Architect
6 20 (5.54%) .NET Developer
6 20 (5.54%) Help Desk Support
7 19 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (5.26%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 17 (4.71%) Desktop Engineer
9 16 (4.43%) Technical Leader
10 15 (4.16%) Junior
10 15 (4.16%) Support Analyst
11 14 (3.88%) Technical Analyst
11 14 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (3.60%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (18.84%) .NET
2 44 (12.19%) ASP.NET
3 28 (7.76%) .NET Framework
4 26 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (6.37%) WCF
6 21 (5.82%) Web Services
7 20 (5.54%) jQuery
8 15 (4.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (3.32%) MSMQ
9 12 (3.32%) HTML
9 12 (3.32%) LINQ
10 11 (3.05%) SOAP
11 9 (2.49%) REST
11 9 (2.49%) CSS
11 9 (2.49%) Middleware
12 7 (1.94%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (1.94%) XML
13 6 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (1.66%) Ajax
13 6 (1.66%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.03%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.99%) Data Integration
3 15 (4.16%) Reference Data
3 15 (4.16%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.05%) iPhone
5 10 (2.77%) iPad
6 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.94%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.94%) Social Media
7 7 (1.94%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.66%) E-Learning
8 6 (1.66%) Video Editing
8 6 (1.66%) PDA
8 6 (1.66%) Blog
9 5 (1.39%) Replication
9 5 (1.39%) Clustering
10 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.83%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 159 (44.04%) Windows
2 64 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (12.19%) Windows XP
5 31 (8.59%) Windows 8
5 31 (8.59%) Windows 7
6 30 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (6.09%) Windows Vista
8 16 (4.43%) Linux
8 16 (4.43%) Apple iOS
9 11 (3.05%) Android
9 11 (3.05%) Mac OS
10 10 (2.77%) UNIX
11 5 (1.39%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.11%) Solaris
13 3 (0.83%) AIX
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (18.84%) ITIL
2 55 (15.24%) Project Management
3 37 (10.25%) Service Management
4 36 (9.97%) MVC
5 32 (8.86%) Change Control
6 29 (8.03%) Information Management
7 25 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (6.09%) ITSM
10 21 (5.82%) Data Modelling
10 21 (5.82%) E-Commerce
10 21 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (5.54%) Service Delivery
12 19 (5.26%) Asset Management
12 19 (5.26%) Time Management
13 18 (4.99%) Information Architecture
13 18 (4.99%) DRM
14 16 (4.43%) Change Management
14 16 (4.43%) Risk Management
14 16 (4.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.36%) SQL
2 53 (14.68%) C#
3 25 (6.93%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.65%) PowerShell
5 20 (5.54%) Java
6 19 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.39%) VB
8 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.55%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) X++
10 1 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.28%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
10 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (12.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.54%) Degree
3 16 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.60%) MCSE
5 12 (3.32%) MCP
6 9 (2.49%) MCTS
7 8 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.66%) MCITP
9 5 (1.39%) CCNA
10 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.83%) HND
12 2 (0.55%) CCNP
13 1 (0.28%) MCDST
13 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.28%) HNC
13 1 (0.28%) MCSA
13 1 (0.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.71%) SLA
2 13 (3.60%) QA
3 10 (2.77%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.66%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.83%) COBIT
6 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (25.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.22%) XenApp
4 7 (1.94%) vSphere
4 7 (1.94%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.66%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.39%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.11%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.83%) UAG
9 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.55%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 26 (7.20%) SCCM
2 9 (2.49%) SAP Afaria
3 4 (1.11%) Nagios
4 3 (0.83%) WMI
4 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.55%) SCOM
5 2 (0.55%) Cacti
5 2 (0.55%) Nessus
6 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 49 (13.57%) Oracle
2 41 (11.36%) SAP
3 33 (9.14%) IBM
4 30 (8.31%) VMware
5 29 (8.03%) Citrix
6 22 (6.09%) Cisco
7 21 (5.82%) Apple
8 15 (4.16%) Unisys
9 13 (3.60%) HP
10 12 (3.32%) hybris
10 12 (3.32%) EPiServer
11 9 (2.49%) Lotus
12 8 (2.22%) Remedy
12 8 (2.22%) Avaya
13 7 (1.94%) Dell
13 7 (1.94%) Adobe
14 6 (1.66%) Google
14 6 (1.66%) SonicWALL
15 5 (1.39%) F5
15 5 (1.39%) Teradata
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Robert Half
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Project!
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Salisbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago