The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Wiltshire / Chippenham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 56 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 12.50% 31.28% 17.72%
As % of the Vendors category 29.17% 57.14% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 25
Median salary £32,500 £31,780 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.26% +15.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,544 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 48 98 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 42.86% 54.75% 62.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 91
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £39,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Chippenham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chippenham.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Chippenham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Chippenham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chippenham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (40.54%) Windows
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (24.32%) MCSE
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.62%) SLA
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
7 7 (18.92%) Internet
7 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (16.22%) Office 365
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (16.22%) Firewall
8 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (16.22%) Statistics
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.51%) CCNA
9 5 (13.51%) .NET

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Ingres
2 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) NuGet
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (21.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) LINQ
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) WF
3 1 (2.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Statistics
3 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Campaign Management
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) High Availability
6 2 (5.41%) Innovation Management
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Task Automation
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) MCSE
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (13.51%) CCNA
7 5 (13.51%) MCSA
8 3 (8.11%) CCNP
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.70%) CCA
9 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) EMC Certification
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
9 1 (2.70%) MCITP
9 1 (2.70%) MCP
9 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Dell
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy