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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 6 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 213 130 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.12% 13.25% 12.06%
As % of the Vendors category 39.66% 26.86% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 180 126 114
Average salary £35,820 £36,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
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
537 484 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.20% 49.34% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 460 433 511
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 27 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 27 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 +4 111 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Salisbury +11 25 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Chippenham +10 18 £23,000 -6.12% 4
Corsham 0 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Malmesbury -2 8 £30,000 -31.42%
Trowbridge -2 8 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Calne - 2 £21,000 -
Warminster - 1 £21,000 - 1
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 176 (37.85%) Windows
2 167 (35.91%) SQL Server
3 165 (35.48%) MS Excel
4 146 (31.40%) SQL
5 136 (29.25%) .NET
6 118 (25.38%) ITIL
7 114 (24.52%) C#
8 111 (23.87%) Active Directory
9 102 (21.94%) MS Office
10 100 (21.51%) ASP.NET
11 82 (17.63%) Security Cleared
12 79 (16.99%) Firewall
13 76 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
14 75 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 72 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 72 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
16 66 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (13.55%) SC Cleared
18 62 (13.33%) VMware
18 62 (13.33%) Finance
19 59 (12.69%) Service Management
19 59 (12.69%) JavaScript
20 53 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 53 (11.40%) .NET Framework
20 53 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
21 52 (11.18%) SharePoint
22 50 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
23 49 (10.54%) MVC
24 47 (10.11%) IIS
24 47 (10.11%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 52 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 47 (10.11%) IIS
3 35 (7.53%) MS Exchange
4 22 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (4.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.08%) Site Server
7 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.86%) Apache
8 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.86%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.65%) CMS
9 3 (0.65%) iPlanet
9 3 (0.65%) Lync
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 165 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 102 (21.94%) MS Office
3 19 (4.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.58%) MS Project
5 8 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.65%) InDesign
7 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.87%) SAP CRM
2 14 (3.01%) SAP ERP
3 13 (2.80%) SAP SM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.15%) Office 365
3 9 (1.94%) SaaS
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (16.99%) Firewall
2 38 (8.17%) DHCP
2 38 (8.17%) TCP/IP
2 38 (8.17%) DNS
3 31 (6.67%) LAN
4 29 (6.24%) WAN
5 23 (4.95%) VPN
6 18 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (3.87%) Internet
7 16 (3.44%) Network Security
8 15 (3.23%) VLAN
8 15 (3.23%) SAN
9 9 (1.94%) HTTP
10 7 (1.51%) VoIP
10 7 (1.51%) FTP
10 7 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.29%) MPLS
11 6 (1.29%) Wireless
11 6 (1.29%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (35.91%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.72%) MySQL
9 8 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.51%) SAP BI
11 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.86%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.65%) Big Data
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 28 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.08%) Subversion
3 5 (1.08%) JIRA
4 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.43%) MSI
7 1 (0.22%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.22%) Moq
General
1 62 (13.33%) Finance
2 25 (5.38%) Back Office
3 19 (4.09%) Retail
4 15 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.23%) Front Office
5 14 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.01%) Banking
6 8 (1.72%) German Language
7 6 (1.29%) Electronics
7 6 (1.29%) Advertising
8 5 (1.08%) Marketing
9 4 (0.86%) Automotive
10 3 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (21.94%) Developer
2 66 (14.19%) Analyst
3 49 (10.54%) Administrator
4 44 (9.46%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.25%) Consultant
6 36 (7.74%) .NET Developer
7 31 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 29 (6.24%) Technical Consultant
9 27 (5.81%) DBA
10 26 (5.59%) Support Analyst
11 24 (5.16%) SQL DBA
12 23 (4.95%) C# Developer
12 23 (4.95%) Senior Developer
13 21 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (4.30%) SAP Analyst
15 18 (3.87%) SQL Server DBA
16 17 (3.66%) Technical Support
17 15 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 14 (3.01%) SAP Support Analyst
18 14 (3.01%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (29.25%) .NET
2 100 (21.51%) ASP.NET
3 53 (11.40%) .NET Framework
4 46 (9.89%) HTML
5 40 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (7.74%) Web Services
7 32 (6.88%) CSS
8 25 (5.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 22 (4.73%) jQuery
10 20 (4.30%) MSMQ
11 19 (4.09%) SOAP
12 12 (2.58%) XML
13 10 (2.15%) WCF
14 9 (1.94%) LINQ
14 9 (1.94%) HTML5
15 7 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 6 (1.29%) AngularJS
17 5 (1.08%) CSS3
17 5 (1.08%) JSP
18 4 (0.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.09%) Clustering
4 8 (1.72%) Replication
4 8 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 8 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.51%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.29%) Thin Client
6 6 (1.29%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.65%) Physics
8 3 (0.65%) EPoS
8 3 (0.65%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.65%) Video Editing
8 3 (0.65%) Blog
9 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 176 (37.85%) Windows
2 72 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 72 (15.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (11.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (4.09%) Windows XP
5 18 (3.87%) UNIX
5 18 (3.87%) Linux
6 16 (3.44%) Windows 8
7 13 (2.80%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.72%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.65%) Solaris
9 3 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.38%) ITIL
2 76 (16.34%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (12.69%) Service Management
5 49 (10.54%) MVC
6 37 (7.96%) CRM
7 36 (7.74%) Project Management
8 34 (7.31%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 31 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 28 (6.02%) OO
10 28 (6.02%) Line Management
11 26 (5.59%) ITSM
12 25 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 24 (5.16%) OOD
14 23 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (4.95%) Time Management
15 22 (4.73%) Service Delivery
16 21 (4.52%) Security Management
16 21 (4.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 146 (31.40%) SQL
2 114 (24.52%) C#
3 59 (12.69%) JavaScript
4 38 (8.17%) Java
5 26 (5.59%) T-SQL
6 24 (5.16%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.01%) C++
8 11 (2.37%) C
9 8 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.08%) PHP
10 5 (1.08%) VB
11 4 (0.86%) Python
11 4 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.65%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.65%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.22%) X++
13 1 (0.22%) R
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (17.63%) Security Cleared
2 75 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (13.55%) SC Cleared
4 47 (10.11%) Degree
5 30 (6.45%) MCP
6 22 (4.73%) MCSE
7 21 (4.52%) MCSA
7 21 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.66%) MCPD
9 15 (3.23%) CISSP
10 14 (3.01%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.80%) CCNA
12 12 (2.58%) CCNP
12 12 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.51%) MCTS
13 7 (1.51%) CHFI
14 5 (1.08%) ISEB
15 4 (0.86%) MCITP
16 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.24%) SLA
2 18 (3.87%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.23%) QA
4 3 (0.65%) COBIT
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (23.87%) Active Directory
2 42 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.58%) vCloud
6 4 (0.86%) XenApp
6 4 (0.86%) NFS
6 4 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.22%) Snort
8 1 (0.22%) XenServer
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (9.89%) SCCM
2 26 (5.59%) SCOM
3 15 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 13 (2.80%) HP SIM
5 12 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
6 11 (2.37%) SCVMM
7 8 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.51%) WSUS
9 5 (1.08%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.86%) Hyperic
10 4 (0.86%) Netcool
11 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (13.33%) VMware
2 45 (9.68%) Oracle
2 45 (9.68%) Cisco
3 31 (6.67%) SAP
4 26 (5.59%) HP
5 25 (5.38%) Business Objects
6 19 (4.09%) Citrix
7 15 (3.23%) Symantec
8 11 (2.37%) Syclo
9 9 (1.94%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.72%) McAfee
10 8 (1.72%) Sagent
11 7 (1.51%) Dell
12 6 (1.29%) IBM
12 6 (1.29%) Adobe
13 5 (1.08%) Juniper
13 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.86%) NetApp
14 4 (0.86%) Riverbed
15 3 (0.65%) SolarWinds
Salisbury
Spectrum IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Chippenham, Wiltshire, Bath, Bristol,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £25-29,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + £4k shift allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + basic+ ote £35k+ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £00000 - £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car/Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago