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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 199 161 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.00% 16.81% 11.42%
As % of the Vendors category 36.99% 32.92% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 174 150 97
Average salary £35,250 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £63,000 £47,740
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
538 489 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 54.07% 51.04% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 452 428 356
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £64,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -2 89 £36,250 +11.53% 13
Salisbury +1 37 £38,000 -5.00% 7
Chippenham +10 21 £27,500 +5.76% 4
Trowbridge +2 13 £27,000 -25.00% 3
Malmesbury -6 3 - -
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 194 (46.08%) Windows
2 170 (40.38%) SQL Server
3 161 (38.24%) MS Excel
4 139 (33.02%) .NET
5 138 (32.78%) SQL
6 125 (29.69%) C#
7 123 (29.22%) ITIL
8 115 (27.32%) Active Directory
9 101 (23.99%) ASP.NET
10 91 (21.62%) MS Office
11 80 (19.00%) Security Cleared
12 74 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 65 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
14 62 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
16 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2003
17 58 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
17 58 (13.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 56 (13.30%) .NET Framework
18 56 (13.30%) Service Management
19 55 (13.06%) Firewall
20 54 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 51 (12.11%) JavaScript
22 50 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
23 49 (11.64%) IIS
23 49 (11.64%) VMware
24 48 (11.40%) SC Cleared
25 47 (11.16%) MS Exchange
26 46 (10.93%) SharePoint
27 45 (10.69%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 49 (11.64%) IIS
2 47 (11.16%) MS Exchange
3 46 (10.93%) SharePoint
4 18 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.19%) Site Server
9 4 (0.95%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.95%) Lync
10 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) WordPress
11 1 (0.24%) DNN
11 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.24%) CMS
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 161 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 91 (21.62%) MS Office
3 15 (3.56%) MS Project
4 11 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.71%) InDesign
7 2 (0.48%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.48%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.48%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Maximo
2 2 (0.48%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.24%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.85%) Office 365
3 7 (1.66%) SaaS
4 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 55 (13.06%) Firewall
2 39 (9.26%) DNS
2 39 (9.26%) DHCP
3 37 (8.79%) LAN
4 32 (7.60%) WAN
5 30 (7.13%) TCP/IP
6 21 (4.99%) Internet
7 17 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (4.04%) Network Security
8 12 (2.85%) VPN
8 12 (2.85%) VLAN
9 9 (2.14%) WebEx
9 9 (2.14%) HTTP
10 7 (1.66%) MPLS
10 7 (1.66%) Wireless
10 7 (1.66%) WLAN
11 6 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.19%) VoIP
12 5 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (12.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (8.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (7.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.09%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.66%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.95%) MySQL
10 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.71%) Big Data
11 3 (0.71%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.48%) OLAP
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.24%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.43%) Subversion
4 4 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.24%) Moq
6 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.24%) MSI
6 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (9.74%) Finance
2 17 (4.04%) Retail
3 13 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.85%) Banking
5 10 (2.38%) Marketing
5 10 (2.38%) German Language
6 7 (1.66%) Back Office
7 6 (1.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
9 3 (0.71%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) Front Office
10 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (25.42%) Developer
2 53 (12.59%) Analyst
3 48 (11.40%) Consultant
4 42 (9.98%) Support Engineer
5 33 (7.84%) Administrator
6 32 (7.60%) Technical Consultant
7 31 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 24 (5.70%) Senior Developer
8 24 (5.70%) Applications Developer
9 23 (5.46%) ITSM Consultant
10 21 (4.99%) C# Developer
11 18 (4.28%) Service Analyst
11 18 (4.28%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (3.56%) Support Analyst
14 14 (3.33%) Business Consultant
15 13 (3.09%) Product Consultant
15 13 (3.09%) DBA
16 12 (2.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (33.02%) .NET
2 101 (23.99%) ASP.NET
3 56 (13.30%) .NET Framework
4 45 (10.69%) Web Services
5 32 (7.60%) HTML
6 30 (7.13%) CSS
6 30 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (6.18%) Entity Framework
8 18 (4.28%) MSMQ
9 16 (3.80%) SOAP
9 16 (3.80%) jQuery
10 13 (3.09%) XML
11 10 (2.38%) WCF
12 8 (1.90%) XSLT
13 7 (1.66%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.66%) HTML5
14 5 (1.19%) CSS3
14 5 (1.19%) LINQ
14 5 (1.19%) Ajax
15 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.51%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.90%) Clustering
7 7 (1.66%) Fat Client
7 7 (1.66%) CMDB
7 7 (1.66%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.19%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.19%) GIS
9 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.95%) CESG
10 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.71%) Video Editing
10 3 (0.71%) Blog
10 3 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.71%) Statistics
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 194 (46.08%) Windows
2 59 (14.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 58 (13.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (5.70%) Windows 8
6 23 (5.46%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.80%) Linux
8 14 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 11 (2.61%) UNIX
10 3 (0.71%) Android
10 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (29.22%) ITIL
2 65 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (13.30%) Service Management
5 45 (10.69%) MVC
6 43 (10.21%) ITSM
7 38 (9.03%) Project Management
8 37 (8.79%) PRINCE2
9 36 (8.55%) Time Management
9 36 (8.55%) SDLC
10 32 (7.60%) Waterfall
11 29 (6.89%) ITIL V2
12 25 (5.94%) CRM
13 23 (5.46%) OO
14 22 (5.23%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.99%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.51%) OOD
16 19 (4.51%) ITIL V3
17 18 (4.28%) ETL
18 17 (4.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 138 (32.78%) SQL
2 125 (29.69%) C#
3 51 (12.11%) JavaScript
4 28 (6.65%) Java
5 22 (5.23%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.23%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.85%) C++
7 9 (2.14%) C
8 8 (1.90%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.43%) VB
10 4 (0.95%) Embedded C
10 4 (0.95%) Embedded C++
10 4 (0.95%) PHP
11 2 (0.48%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.24%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.24%) R
12 1 (0.24%) X++
12 1 (0.24%) VBA
12 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 80 (19.00%) Security Cleared
2 74 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (11.40%) SC Cleared
4 44 (10.45%) Degree
5 31 (7.36%) MCP
6 22 (5.23%) MCSE
7 20 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (4.51%) MCSA
9 17 (4.04%) CISSP
10 13 (3.09%) CCNA
11 12 (2.85%) MCPD
12 9 (2.14%) CCNP
12 9 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.90%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.66%) ISEB
15 6 (1.43%) CHFI
15 6 (1.43%) MCITP
15 6 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.19%) MCTS
17 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.46%) SLA
2 18 (4.28%) QA
3 16 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 115 (27.32%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.89%) Hyper-V
3 24 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.90%) vSphere
6 6 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.43%) vCloud
7 3 (0.71%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.71%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.48%) Firmware
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.48%) XenServer
8 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.24%) Snort
9 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (10.45%) SCCM
2 29 (6.89%) SCOM
3 14 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 12 (2.85%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (2.38%) SCVMM
5 10 (2.38%) HP SIM
6 9 (2.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (1.66%) WSUS
8 5 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.71%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.24%) SCSM
12 1 (0.24%) Hyperic
12 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.24%) Netcool
12 1 (0.24%) Nagios
12 1 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 49 (11.64%) VMware
2 41 (9.74%) Cisco
3 34 (8.08%) Oracle
4 32 (7.60%) HP
5 24 (5.70%) Symantec
6 19 (4.51%) Business Objects
7 13 (3.09%) Citrix
8 8 (1.90%) Dell
9 7 (1.66%) Adobe
9 7 (1.66%) Sagent
9 7 (1.66%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.43%) IBM
10 6 (1.43%) SAP
11 4 (0.95%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.95%) BT
11 4 (0.95%) ESRI
11 4 (0.95%) Reuters
11 4 (0.95%) McAfee
12 3 (0.71%) Meraki
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
networx
Salary: From £21,103 to £23,262 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-29,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package and Homeworking
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago