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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 212 152 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.19% 15.43% 21.76%
As % of the Vendors category 38.48% 30.96% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 189 147 256
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
551 491 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 44.69% 49.85% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 457 382 586
Average salary £35,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +6 111 £35,250 +0.71% 14
Chippenham -7 37 £30,000 +20.00% 5
Trowbridge +1 11 £24,000 -26.71%
Salisbury -1 11 £35,500 -5.33% 9
Malmesbury - 3 £23,500 - 1
Marlborough - 1 £24,000 -
Corsham - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft
South West

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (44.68%) Windows
2 167 (44.41%) MS Excel
3 154 (40.96%) SQL Server
4 111 (29.52%) SQL
5 101 (26.86%) Active Directory
6 89 (23.67%) MS Office
7 86 (22.87%) .NET
8 75 (19.95%) C#
9 69 (18.35%) ITIL
10 63 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 62 (16.49%) ASP.NET
12 58 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 55 (14.63%) Oracle
13 55 (14.63%) Finance
14 46 (12.23%) Windows XP
14 46 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (11.70%) IIS
15 44 (11.70%) MVC
16 43 (11.44%) .NET Framework
17 41 (10.90%) JavaScript
18 40 (10.64%) TCP/IP
18 40 (10.64%) Project Management
19 39 (10.37%) Firewall
20 38 (10.11%) SAP
21 37 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
22 36 (9.57%) Internet
23 35 (9.31%) IBM
23 35 (9.31%) Windows 7
23 35 (9.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 34 (9.04%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 44 (11.70%) IIS
2 34 (9.04%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (5.59%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.79%) Lync
6 12 (3.19%) Commerce Server
6 12 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (2.39%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.13%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.60%) CMS
10 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.33%) SAS
12 4 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.06%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 167 (44.41%) MS Excel
2 89 (23.67%) MS Office
3 29 (7.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (5.85%) MS Project
5 19 (5.05%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.60%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (4.79%) SAP MDM
2 12 (3.19%) Fredhopper
3 9 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.86%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) Maximo
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.27%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 39 (10.37%) Firewall
3 36 (9.57%) Internet
4 24 (6.38%) DNS
5 22 (5.85%) VPN
6 19 (5.05%) DHCP
7 13 (3.46%) SAN
7 13 (3.46%) Wireless
8 12 (3.19%) Ethernet
9 8 (2.13%) LAN
10 6 (1.60%) WAN
11 5 (1.33%) SNMP
11 5 (1.33%) Network Security
12 4 (1.06%) NAS
12 4 (1.06%) LDAP
12 4 (1.06%) Intranet
12 4 (1.06%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.06%) VLAN
13 3 (0.80%) VoIP
14 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (4.79%) IBM InfoSphere
6 17 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.72%) MySQL
8 12 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.66%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.39%) MS Access
12 8 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.33%) Ingres
13 5 (1.33%) DB2
14 3 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.80%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.80%) Selenium
4 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.53%) NUnit
4 2 (0.53%) Subversion
4 2 (0.53%) JIRA
4 2 (0.53%) ReSharper
4 2 (0.53%) WATIR
4 2 (0.53%) NCrunch
4 2 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.53%) Moq
4 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (14.63%) Finance
2 26 (6.91%) Retail
3 18 (4.79%) Marketing
4 12 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.39%) Advertising
6 7 (1.86%) Banking
6 7 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.33%) Local Government
8 4 (1.06%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Back Office
9 3 (0.80%) Automotive
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Military
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 77 (20.48%) Analyst
2 73 (19.41%) Developer
3 38 (10.11%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.51%) Architect
5 29 (7.71%) Consultant
6 24 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 21 (5.59%) Technical Consultant
7 21 (5.59%) Enterprise Architect
8 20 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 20 (5.32%) Information Architect
9 19 (5.05%) Help Desk Support
9 19 (5.05%) Enterprise Information Architect
10 17 (4.52%) Service Analyst
10 17 (4.52%) C# Developer
11 16 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
11 16 (4.26%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.26%) Technical Leader
12 14 (3.72%) Solutions Consultant
12 14 (3.72%) Technical Analyst
12 14 (3.72%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (22.87%) .NET
2 62 (16.49%) ASP.NET
3 43 (11.44%) .NET Framework
4 37 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (8.51%) jQuery
6 25 (6.65%) WCF
6 25 (6.65%) Web Services
7 24 (6.38%) HTML
8 20 (5.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (4.79%) CSS
10 14 (3.72%) MSMQ
10 14 (3.72%) LINQ
11 13 (3.46%) SOAP
12 10 (2.66%) XML
13 9 (2.39%) Middleware
13 9 (2.39%) NHibernate
13 9 (2.39%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (2.39%) REST
14 8 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 7 (1.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.65%) Management Information System
2 23 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 18 (4.79%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.99%) Reference Data
5 11 (2.93%) iPhone
6 10 (2.66%) iPad
7 9 (2.39%) Replication
8 8 (2.13%) Graphic Design
8 8 (2.13%) Social Media
8 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.86%) Blog
9 7 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.86%) Video Editing
9 7 (1.86%) PDA
9 7 (1.86%) Clustering
9 7 (1.86%) E-Learning
9 7 (1.86%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.33%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 168 (44.68%) Windows
2 63 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (12.23%) Windows XP
5 35 (9.31%) Windows 7
6 31 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (5.85%) Windows 8
8 17 (4.52%) Windows Vista
9 14 (3.72%) Linux
10 12 (3.19%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.93%) UNIX
12 10 (2.66%) Android
13 8 (2.13%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.60%) Solaris
15 3 (0.80%) AIX
15 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.35%) ITIL
2 44 (11.70%) MVC
3 40 (10.64%) Project Management
4 34 (9.04%) Service Management
5 26 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (6.91%) Change Control
5 26 (6.91%) Mentoring
6 24 (6.38%) Line Management
6 24 (6.38%) OO
6 24 (6.38%) Information Management
7 23 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (6.12%) ITSM
8 22 (5.85%) OOD
9 21 (5.59%) E-Commerce
9 21 (5.59%) Data Modelling
10 19 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (5.05%) Time Management
11 18 (4.79%) Information Architecture
11 18 (4.79%) Data Management
11 18 (4.79%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 111 (29.52%) SQL
2 75 (19.95%) C#
3 41 (10.90%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.91%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.85%) Java
5 22 (5.85%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.59%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.60%) VB
8 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.06%) C++
10 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.53%) Ruby
11 2 (0.53%) X++
12 1 (0.27%) Python
12 1 (0.27%) C
12 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (5.85%) Degree
3 15 (3.99%) MCP
4 14 (3.72%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.93%) MCSE
5 11 (2.93%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.60%) MCITP
8 5 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.33%) MCTS
9 4 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CCNA
11 1 (0.27%) CCDP
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
11 1 (0.27%) HNC
11 1 (0.27%) MCSA
11 1 (0.27%) CCIE
11 1 (0.27%) CCNP
11 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.52%) SLA
1 17 (4.52%) QA
2 10 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.06%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (26.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.26%) Terminal Services
4 11 (2.93%) MetaFrame
4 11 (2.93%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.13%) UAG
6 5 (1.33%) Terminal Server
6 5 (1.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.06%) XenApp
7 4 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.80%) vSphere
9 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.53%) Nmap
9 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (7.45%) SCCM
2 7 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (1.86%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.60%) SAP Afaria
4 3 (0.80%) WMI
5 2 (0.53%) Nagios
5 2 (0.53%) Nessus
6 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.27%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.27%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 55 (14.63%) Oracle
2 38 (10.11%) SAP
3 35 (9.31%) IBM
4 33 (8.78%) VMware
5 28 (7.45%) Citrix
6 27 (7.18%) Cisco
7 25 (6.65%) Apple
8 20 (5.32%) HP
9 15 (3.99%) Unisys
10 13 (3.46%) Dell
11 12 (3.19%) Avaya
11 12 (3.19%) EPiServer
11 12 (3.19%) hybris
12 11 (2.93%) SonicWALL
13 9 (2.39%) Lotus
13 9 (2.39%) Remedy
14 8 (2.13%) Adobe
15 7 (1.86%) Symantec
15 7 (1.86%) Google
16 5 (1.33%) Teradata
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £470000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, On Call, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: Please Quote
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Pewsey
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000.00 - £24400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Wiltshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago