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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 255 208 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.73% 17.11% 15.60%
As % of the Vendors category 43.44% 38.10% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 241 184 149
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
587 546 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 52.32% 44.90% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 539 454 382
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +4 111 £35,000 -0.70% 29
Salisbury +6 62 £35,000 -1.40% 6
Chippenham +3 30 £24,000 -28.88%
Trowbridge -9 7 £26,500 +10.41%
Devizes - 5 £40,000 - 2
Warminster - 4 £50,000 -
Corsham - 2 £37,500 -
Malmesbury -7 1 £23,000 -2.12%
Melksham - 1 £38,000 - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 219 (47.00%) Windows
2 182 (39.06%) MS Excel
3 164 (35.19%) SQL Server
4 142 (30.47%) ITIL
5 128 (27.47%) .NET
6 119 (25.54%) Active Directory
7 115 (24.68%) SQL
8 106 (22.75%) C#
9 99 (21.24%) VMware
10 97 (20.82%) Security Cleared
11 91 (19.53%) MS Exchange
12 83 (17.81%) ASP.NET
13 80 (17.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 75 (16.09%) MS Office
15 74 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 73 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
18 65 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
19 64 (13.73%) DNS
19 64 (13.73%) Firewall
20 60 (12.88%) MVC
20 60 (12.88%) DHCP
21 59 (12.66%) SLA
21 59 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
22 53 (11.37%) Service Management
23 52 (11.16%) Symantec
24 51 (10.94%) Finance
25 50 (10.73%) HP
25 50 (10.73%) LAN
26 49 (10.52%) WAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 91 (19.53%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (8.58%) IIS
4 33 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (5.15%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.64%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.64%) Lync
11 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.21%) CMS
12 1 (0.21%) SAS
12 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 182 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 75 (16.09%) MS Office
3 10 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.93%) MS Project
5 5 (1.07%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.64%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.43%) CATIA
9 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (1.07%) Aareon QL
3 4 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.64%) Maximo
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
3 3 (0.64%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) PaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 64 (13.73%) DNS
1 64 (13.73%) Firewall
2 60 (12.88%) DHCP
3 50 (10.73%) LAN
4 49 (10.52%) WAN
5 27 (5.79%) Internet
6 24 (5.15%) TCP/IP
7 18 (3.86%) WLAN
8 15 (3.22%) WebEx
9 12 (2.58%) Network Security
10 10 (2.15%) SAN
10 10 (2.15%) HTTP
11 7 (1.50%) FTP
11 7 (1.50%) VPN
11 7 (1.50%) SMTP
11 7 (1.50%) DMZ
11 7 (1.50%) X.400
12 4 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.86%) Wireless
13 3 (0.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (6.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (4.51%) Data Mining
6 15 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.29%) MySQL
10 5 (1.07%) OLAP
11 4 (0.86%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (8.80%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.15%) NUnit
4 5 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (0.86%) Yeoman
5 4 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.64%) Subversion
7 1 (0.21%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.21%) MSI
7 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (10.94%) Finance
2 22 (4.72%) Telecoms
2 22 (4.72%) Marketing
3 13 (2.79%) Banking
4 12 (2.58%) Advertising
5 10 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.72%) Automotive
7 5 (1.07%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.86%) Retail
8 4 (0.86%) German Language
9 3 (0.64%) Publishing
9 3 (0.64%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Billing
10 2 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 114 (24.46%) Developer
2 69 (14.81%) Analyst
3 39 (8.37%) Support Engineer
4 31 (6.65%) .NET Developer
5 30 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (6.44%) Consultant
6 28 (6.01%) Support Analyst
7 25 (5.36%) C# Developer
8 23 (4.94%) Support Technician
9 21 (4.51%) Technical Specialist
9 21 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 20 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
10 20 (4.29%) Team Leader
10 20 (4.29%) Service Analyst
11 19 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
12 18 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (3.65%) Service Manager
13 17 (3.65%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.43%) Test Analyst
14 16 (3.43%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (27.47%) .NET
2 83 (17.81%) ASP.NET
3 45 (9.66%) CSS
4 44 (9.44%) Web Services
5 41 (8.80%) HTML
6 39 (8.37%) XML
7 38 (8.15%) .NET Framework
8 32 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (6.01%) jQuery
10 27 (5.79%) WCF
11 23 (4.94%) Entity Framework
12 14 (3.00%) XSLT
13 13 (2.79%) HTML5
13 13 (2.79%) CSS3
14 12 (2.58%) AngularJS
14 12 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (2.58%) SOAP
15 10 (2.15%) REST
16 9 (1.93%) WPF
17 8 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.36%) CMDB
3 22 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.43%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.00%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.36%) Clustering
8 10 (2.15%) Statistics
9 9 (1.93%) GIS
10 8 (1.72%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.50%) DataPower
11 7 (1.50%) CESG
12 6 (1.29%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.29%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.29%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.07%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.07%) Tandem
14 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 219 (47.00%) Windows
2 80 (17.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 74 (15.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (9.66%) Windows 7
6 34 (7.30%) Linux
7 18 (3.86%) Windows XP
7 18 (3.86%) Windows 8
8 13 (2.79%) UNIX
9 8 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.50%) Android
10 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.07%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.43%) CentOS
14 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.21%) Debian
14 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (30.47%) ITIL
2 60 (12.88%) MVC
3 59 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (11.37%) Service Management
5 46 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (7.30%) Time Management
7 33 (7.08%) Project Management
8 28 (6.01%) Service Delivery
9 27 (5.79%) CRM
9 27 (5.79%) ITIL V3
10 26 (5.58%) Mentoring
10 26 (5.58%) ITSM
11 25 (5.36%) PRINCE2
12 24 (5.15%) Validation
13 22 (4.72%) Configuration Management
13 22 (4.72%) Technical Analysis
14 21 (4.51%) SDLC
14 21 (4.51%) ITIL V2
14 21 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 115 (24.68%) SQL
2 106 (22.75%) C#
3 47 (10.09%) JavaScript
4 29 (6.22%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.86%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.79%) C++
7 10 (2.15%) C
8 9 (1.93%) Java
8 9 (1.93%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.50%) VB
10 6 (1.29%) PHP
10 6 (1.29%) VBA
11 5 (1.07%) Delphi
12 3 (0.64%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.21%) XPath
14 1 (0.21%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.21%) Ada
14 1 (0.21%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.21%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 97 (20.82%) Security Cleared
2 68 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 31 (6.65%) Degree
5 29 (6.22%) MCSE
6 22 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.65%) MCP
9 16 (3.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (3.00%) MCSA
10 14 (3.00%) CCNA
11 13 (2.79%) MCITP
12 10 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.15%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.93%) CISSP
14 8 (1.72%) ISEB
14 8 (1.72%) CCA
15 6 (1.29%) CCNP
15 6 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.29%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (12.66%) SLA
2 17 (3.65%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.79%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 119 (25.54%) Active Directory
2 46 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.22%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.15%) vSphere
5 21 (4.51%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.64%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.43%) vCloud
9 2 (0.43%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.43%) XenApp
9 2 (0.43%) Firmware
10 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 38 (8.15%) SCCM
2 32 (6.87%) SCOM
2 32 (6.87%) NetBackup
3 23 (4.94%) HP SIM
4 19 (4.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 17 (3.65%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (2.79%) WSUS
7 12 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (2.36%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.21%) OpenView
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.21%) Nagios
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.21%) SCSM
Vendors
1 99 (21.24%) VMware
2 52 (11.16%) Symantec
3 50 (10.73%) HP
4 42 (9.01%) Citrix
5 30 (6.44%) Cisco
6 25 (5.36%) Oracle
7 18 (3.86%) IBM
8 10 (2.15%) SAP
8 10 (2.15%) Dell
8 10 (2.15%) Sophos
9 9 (1.93%) Google
10 7 (1.50%) Unisys
11 5 (1.07%) Apple
11 5 (1.07%) Aareon
12 4 (0.86%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.86%) Reuters
12 4 (0.86%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.86%) Toshiba
12 4 (0.86%) BT
12 4 (0.86%) EMC
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000.0000 - £30000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Outsource UK
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ITR Partners Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Devizes, Wiltshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
ShapeIT Recruitment
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
National Tust
Posted: 17 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago