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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 219 117 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.75% 11.52% 12.35%
As % of the Vendors category 40.56% 24.63% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 195 111 118
Average salary £36,750 £36,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.68% -2.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
540 475 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.69% 46.75% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 478 431 564
Average salary £37,500 £37,705 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.54% -5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,873 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +9 120 £40,000 +5.26% 23
Salisbury +8 23 £38,500 +40.00% 3
Chippenham +15 19 £23,000 -13.20% 7
Corsham 0 10 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Trowbridge -2 6 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Malmesbury -4 5 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Calne 0 2 £21,000 +5.00%
Warminster - 1 £21,000 - 2
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 184 (37.55%) Windows
2 180 (36.73%) SQL Server
3 169 (34.49%) MS Excel
4 149 (30.41%) .NET
5 146 (29.80%) SQL
6 133 (27.14%) ITIL
7 125 (25.51%) C#
7 125 (25.51%) Active Directory
8 115 (23.47%) ASP.NET
9 103 (21.02%) MS Office
10 84 (17.14%) Security Cleared
11 81 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 81 (16.53%) Firewall
12 78 (15.92%) VMware
13 77 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
14 75 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 73 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 67 (13.67%) Service Management
16 67 (13.67%) SC Cleared
16 67 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
17 66 (13.47%) SharePoint
18 64 (13.06%) JavaScript
19 62 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 58 (11.84%) Degree
21 57 (11.63%) .NET Framework
22 56 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
22 56 (11.43%) Cisco
23 55 (11.22%) Finance
24 54 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 54 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 66 (13.47%) SharePoint
2 48 (9.80%) IIS
3 38 (7.76%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.04%) Lync
7 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.02%) Site Server
8 5 (1.02%) iPlanet
8 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.82%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.82%) Apache
9 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.82%) CMS
10 3 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 169 (34.49%) MS Excel
2 103 (21.02%) MS Office
3 23 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.84%) MS Project
5 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) InDesign
7 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.41%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.67%) SAP CRM
2 14 (2.86%) SAP ERP
3 13 (2.65%) SAP SM
4 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.20%) Magento
7 1 (0.20%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.45%) SaaS
2 12 (2.45%) Office 365
3 6 (1.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (16.53%) Firewall
2 41 (8.37%) TCP/IP
3 40 (8.16%) DNS
3 40 (8.16%) DHCP
4 33 (6.73%) LAN
5 31 (6.33%) WAN
6 24 (4.90%) VPN
7 19 (3.88%) SAN
7 19 (3.88%) Network Security
8 17 (3.47%) Internet
9 16 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (3.27%) VLAN
10 8 (1.63%) VoIP
10 8 (1.63%) SNMP
11 7 (1.43%) Ethernet
11 7 (1.43%) Wireless
12 6 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (1.22%) NAS
12 6 (1.22%) FTP
13 5 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 62 (12.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (8.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 41 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.45%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.04%) MySQL
10 8 (1.63%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (1.63%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.43%) SAP BI
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.61%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.61%) Big Data
14 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.02%) Subversion
3 5 (1.02%) JIRA
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.20%) MSI
7 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) Moq
General
1 55 (11.22%) Finance
2 25 (5.10%) Back Office
3 23 (4.69%) Retail
4 16 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.86%) Front Office
6 13 (2.65%) Banking
7 12 (2.45%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.63%) Advertising
9 7 (1.43%) German Language
10 5 (1.02%) Marketing
11 4 (0.82%) Electronics
12 3 (0.61%) Billing
13 2 (0.41%) Automotive
14 1 (0.20%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
14 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Games
14 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 112 (22.86%) Developer
2 67 (13.67%) Analyst
3 53 (10.82%) Consultant
3 53 (10.82%) Administrator
4 47 (9.59%) .NET Developer
5 42 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 36 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
7 31 (6.33%) Applications Developer
8 30 (6.12%) DBA
9 27 (5.51%) C# Developer
9 27 (5.51%) SQL DBA
10 25 (5.10%) Support Analyst
11 22 (4.49%) Senior Developer
12 21 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 20 (4.08%) SAP Analyst
14 18 (3.67%) ITSM Consultant
14 18 (3.67%) Technical Support
15 17 (3.47%) SQL Server DBA
16 16 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (2.86%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (30.41%) .NET
2 115 (23.47%) ASP.NET
3 57 (11.63%) .NET Framework
4 51 (10.41%) HTML
5 43 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (6.94%) CSS
7 33 (6.73%) Web Services
8 26 (5.31%) jQuery
9 23 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (3.88%) SOAP
11 18 (3.67%) MSMQ
12 10 (2.04%) HTML5
13 9 (1.84%) XML
14 7 (1.43%) LINQ
14 7 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (1.43%) AngularJS
15 6 (1.22%) WCF
16 5 (1.02%) CSS3
16 5 (1.02%) SAML
17 4 (0.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.10%) Clustering
3 19 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.45%) Replication
6 7 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.43%) Video Editing
6 7 (1.43%) Blog
6 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.22%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.22%) E-Learning
8 4 (0.82%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.82%) Social Media
8 4 (0.82%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.61%) User Experience
9 3 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.61%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 184 (37.55%) Windows
2 75 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (4.90%) Linux
6 20 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 17 (3.47%) Windows 7
7 17 (3.47%) UNIX
7 17 (3.47%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.63%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.61%) Android
9 3 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.61%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (27.14%) ITIL
2 77 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (13.67%) Service Management
3 67 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (10.41%) MVC
5 40 (8.16%) Project Management
6 39 (7.96%) CRM
7 36 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (6.94%) PRINCE2
9 32 (6.53%) ITSM
9 32 (6.53%) Waterfall
10 30 (6.12%) OO
11 26 (5.31%) Line Management
11 26 (5.31%) Mentoring
12 25 (5.10%) OOD
13 23 (4.69%) Time Management
14 22 (4.49%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.29%) ERP
16 20 (4.08%) Security Management
16 20 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 146 (29.80%) SQL
2 125 (25.51%) C#
3 64 (13.06%) JavaScript
4 37 (7.55%) Java
5 32 (6.53%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.12%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.45%) C++
8 11 (2.24%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.84%) C
10 6 (1.22%) PHP
10 6 (1.22%) VB
11 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.82%) Python
12 3 (0.61%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.61%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.20%) R
13 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 81 (16.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (13.67%) SC Cleared
4 58 (11.84%) Degree
5 30 (6.12%) MCP
6 27 (5.51%) MCSE
7 22 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (4.29%) MCSA
9 16 (3.27%) MCPD
10 14 (2.86%) DV Cleared
10 14 (2.86%) CCNA
10 14 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (2.65%) CISSP
12 12 (2.45%) CCNP
13 9 (1.84%) MCTS
14 6 (1.22%) MCITP
14 6 (1.22%) CHFI
15 5 (1.02%) ISEB
16 4 (0.82%) VCP4
17 3 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.92%) SLA
2 14 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.65%) QA
4 5 (1.02%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (25.51%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.45%) vCloud
6 10 (2.04%) XenApp
7 9 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.82%) NFS
8 4 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.61%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.20%) Snort
11 1 (0.20%) vSphere
11 1 (0.20%) UAG
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (10.61%) SCCM
2 30 (6.12%) SCOM
3 15 (3.06%) NetBackup
4 13 (2.65%) SCVMM
4 13 (2.65%) HP SIM
5 12 (2.45%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (2.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.43%) WSUS
8 5 (1.02%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.82%) Netcool
9 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.82%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.61%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.41%) SCSM
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 78 (15.92%) VMware
2 56 (11.43%) Cisco
3 42 (8.57%) Oracle
4 39 (7.96%) HP
5 30 (6.12%) SAP
6 26 (5.31%) Citrix
7 23 (4.69%) Business Objects
8 18 (3.67%) Symantec
9 15 (3.06%) CheckPoint
10 11 (2.24%) IBM
10 11 (2.24%) Syclo
11 9 (1.84%) McAfee
11 9 (1.84%) NetApp
12 8 (1.63%) Sagent
12 8 (1.63%) Dell
13 7 (1.43%) Juniper
14 6 (1.22%) Adobe
14 6 (1.22%) Altiris
14 6 (1.22%) F5
15 5 (1.02%) DevExpress
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Hyphen
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Car/Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Phone, Laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago