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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 242 210 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.63% 19.18% 13.55%
As % of the Vendors category 39.03% 40.23% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 229 189 117
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,400 £56,000
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
620 522 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 52.86% 47.67% 48.52%
Number of salaries quoted 558 440 358
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,750 £62,500
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 July 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 July 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 -2 110 £36,250 +2.83% 13
Salisbury 0 61 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Chippenham +4 32 £23,750 -13.63% 4
Trowbridge -6 11 £30,000 +25.00% 2
Warminster - 2 £50,000 - 2
Devizes - 2 £40,000 - 1
Corsham +9 1 £35,000 +62.79% 1
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
Melksham - 1 £38,000 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 222 (48.90%) Windows
2 175 (38.55%) MS Excel
3 168 (37.00%) SQL Server
4 128 (28.19%) ITIL
5 126 (27.75%) .NET
6 121 (26.65%) SQL
7 111 (24.45%) Active Directory
8 110 (24.23%) C#
9 87 (19.16%) ASP.NET
10 85 (18.72%) Security Cleared
11 82 (18.06%) MS Office
12 75 (16.52%) VMware
13 74 (16.30%) MS Exchange
13 74 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
14 70 (15.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 70 (15.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 65 (14.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 64 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 56 (12.33%) Firewall
18 55 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
19 54 (11.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 54 (11.89%) Service Management
19 54 (11.89%) Web Services
20 53 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
21 52 (11.45%) MVC
21 52 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 51 (11.23%) Finance
23 50 (11.01%) DNS
24 49 (10.79%) DHCP
25 46 (10.13%) LAN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 74 (16.30%) MS Exchange
2 45 (9.91%) IIS
3 33 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (7.05%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.66%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.66%) Site Server
11 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.44%) Lync
12 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.22%) CMS
12 1 (0.22%) SAS
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.22%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 175 (38.55%) MS Excel
2 82 (18.06%) MS Office
3 17 (3.74%) MS Project
4 10 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.66%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (0.88%) Aareon QL
2 3 (0.66%) Maximo
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SmartPlant
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.54%) Office 365
2 6 (1.32%) SaaS
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.33%) Firewall
2 50 (11.01%) DNS
3 49 (10.79%) DHCP
4 46 (10.13%) LAN
5 44 (9.69%) WAN
6 31 (6.83%) Internet
7 27 (5.95%) TCP/IP
8 16 (3.52%) WLAN
9 15 (3.30%) WebEx
9 15 (3.30%) Network Security
10 11 (2.42%) HTTP
11 10 (2.20%) VPN
11 10 (2.20%) SAN
12 8 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.54%) X.400
13 7 (1.54%) MPLS
13 7 (1.54%) DMZ
13 7 (1.54%) FTP
13 7 (1.54%) SMTP
14 5 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (37.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (7.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (4.41%) Data Mining
6 20 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.54%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (1.32%) MySQL
10 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.66%) OLAP
10 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.44%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 37 (8.15%) Visual Studio
2 30 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.54%) NUnit
4 4 (0.88%) Subversion
4 4 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.44%) NetBeans
5 2 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.22%) Moq
6 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 51 (11.23%) Finance
2 19 (4.19%) Marketing
3 15 (3.30%) Banking
4 13 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.76%) Advertising
7 6 (1.32%) German Language
7 6 (1.32%) Electronics
8 5 (1.10%) Automotive
9 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
10 2 (0.44%) Retail
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 108 (23.79%) Developer
2 65 (14.32%) Analyst
3 46 (10.13%) Support Engineer
4 41 (9.03%) Consultant
5 31 (6.83%) .NET Developer
6 29 (6.39%) Support Analyst
7 27 (5.95%) Technical Consultant
8 22 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.63%) Service Analyst
9 21 (4.63%) ITSM Consultant
9 21 (4.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 21 (4.63%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (4.19%) Team Leader
10 19 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 18 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (3.74%) Support Technician
12 17 (3.74%) Applications Developer
13 16 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (3.52%) Network Engineer
13 16 (3.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (27.75%) .NET
2 87 (19.16%) ASP.NET
3 54 (11.89%) Web Services
4 40 (8.81%) .NET Framework
5 36 (7.93%) CSS
6 33 (7.27%) HTML
7 30 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (6.17%) XML
9 23 (5.07%) jQuery
10 22 (4.85%) WCF
11 21 (4.63%) Entity Framework
12 11 (2.42%) XSLT
13 10 (2.20%) SOAP
14 8 (1.76%) WPF
14 8 (1.76%) JSON
14 8 (1.76%) REST
14 8 (1.76%) CSS3
14 8 (1.76%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.76%) HTML5
15 6 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.73%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (4.19%) CMDB
5 17 (3.74%) Data Centre
6 16 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.30%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.98%) Statistics
9 8 (1.76%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.76%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.54%) Clustering
10 7 (1.54%) GIS
10 7 (1.54%) CESG
11 5 (1.10%) DataPower
12 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.88%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.66%) User Experience
13 3 (0.66%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 222 (48.90%) Windows
2 70 (15.42%) Windows Server 2012
2 70 (15.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 65 (14.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (8.59%) Windows 7
5 30 (6.61%) Linux
6 25 (5.51%) Windows 8
7 16 (3.52%) Windows XP
8 11 (2.42%) UNIX
9 7 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.10%) Android
10 5 (1.10%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.44%) CentOS
12 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (28.19%) ITIL
2 55 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (11.89%) Service Management
4 53 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (11.45%) MVC
6 40 (8.81%) Time Management
7 36 (7.93%) ITSM
8 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
8 32 (7.05%) Service Delivery
8 32 (7.05%) Project Management
9 31 (6.83%) PRINCE2
10 28 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (5.95%) ITIL V2
12 26 (5.73%) CRM
13 24 (5.29%) SDLC
14 23 (5.07%) ITIL V3
15 22 (4.85%) Technical Analysis
15 22 (4.85%) Validation
16 21 (4.63%) ETL
16 21 (4.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (26.65%) SQL
2 110 (24.23%) C#
3 43 (9.47%) JavaScript
4 26 (5.73%) T-SQL
5 22 (4.85%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.86%) C++
7 11 (2.42%) C
8 9 (1.98%) Java
9 8 (1.76%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.32%) VB
11 5 (1.10%) PHP
12 4 (0.88%) Embedded C
12 4 (0.88%) Embedded C++
12 4 (0.88%) VBA
13 3 (0.66%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.66%) Delphi
14 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
15 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) Ada
Qualifications
1 85 (18.72%) Security Cleared
2 64 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (8.81%) SC Cleared
4 37 (8.15%) Degree
5 27 (5.95%) MCSE
6 22 (4.85%) MCP
7 20 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (4.19%) MCSA
9 15 (3.30%) CCNA
10 13 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.64%) CISSP
12 10 (2.20%) MCITP
13 9 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.54%) CCNP
14 7 (1.54%) MCPD
15 6 (1.32%) ISEB
15 6 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.66%) HP ASE
17 3 (0.66%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.59%) SLA
2 18 (3.96%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.74%) QA
4 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (24.45%) Active Directory
2 31 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (6.61%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.85%) vSphere
5 9 (1.98%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.66%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.44%) Firmware
9 2 (0.44%) vCloud
10 1 (0.22%) XenServer
10 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (8.59%) SCCM
2 25 (5.51%) SCOM
3 24 (5.29%) NetBackup
4 14 (3.08%) WSUS
5 13 (2.86%) HP SIM
5 13 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 12 (2.64%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.98%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.66%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.22%) SCSM
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.22%) Nagios
11 1 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (16.52%) VMware
2 41 (9.03%) Symantec
3 39 (8.59%) HP
4 32 (7.05%) Cisco
5 29 (6.39%) Citrix
6 24 (5.29%) Oracle
7 12 (2.64%) IBM
8 8 (1.76%) SAP
8 8 (1.76%) Sophos
9 7 (1.54%) Sagent
9 7 (1.54%) Dell
10 5 (1.10%) Unisys
11 4 (0.88%) Google
11 4 (0.88%) Adobe
11 4 (0.88%) Software AG
11 4 (0.88%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.88%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.88%) BT
11 4 (0.88%) Reuters
11 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
Wiltshire
Talent International
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE £80,000, c.£500pm car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £44228 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devizes, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 38,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Circa £20k
Posted: 6 days ago