The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 27 March 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 / Salisbury
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 40.48% 52.63% 36.51%
As % of the Vendors category 75.56% 73.17% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 20
Median salary £35,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £31,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 Salisbury.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Salisbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 45 41 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 53.57% 71.93% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 30
Median salary £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.77% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Salisbury

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Salisbury

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Salisbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Salisbury over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Salisbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (72.92%) ITIL
2 28 (58.33%) Windows
3 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 26 (54.17%) MS Office
5 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
6 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
7 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
8 18 (37.50%) LAN
8 18 (37.50%) WAN
8 18 (37.50%) Citrix
9 17 (35.42%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
9 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
10 15 (31.25%) DV Cleared
10 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (31.25%) Service Management
10 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
12 13 (27.08%) DNS
12 13 (27.08%) DHCP
12 13 (27.08%) Virtual Environments
13 12 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (22.92%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (20.83%) Finance
15 10 (20.83%) CESG
15 10 (20.83%) Network Security
15 10 (20.83%) vSphere
15 10 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (20.83%) DMZ
15 10 (20.83%) X.400

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salisbury 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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (54.17%) MS Office
2 23 (47.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.08%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 18 (37.50%) LAN
2 18 (37.50%) WAN
3 17 (35.42%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (27.08%) DHCP
4 13 (27.08%) DNS
5 10 (20.83%) DMZ
5 10 (20.83%) Firewall
5 10 (20.83%) FTP
5 10 (20.83%) HTTP
5 10 (20.83%) Network Security
5 10 (20.83%) SMTP
5 10 (20.83%) X.400
6 8 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Support Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Service Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (27.08%) Service Desk Support
4 13 (27.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 11 (22.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (22.92%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
6 10 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
7 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Developer
9 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
10 4 (8.33%) DBA
10 4 (8.33%) SQL DBA
11 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 3 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
1 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) CESG
3 2 (4.17%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) ITIL
2 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (31.25%) Service Management
3 14 (29.17%) Trend Analysis
4 13 (27.08%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (18.75%) Coaching
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) MVC
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) SOLID
9 3 (6.25%) Validation
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.17%) Facilities Management
10 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) C#
2 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
1 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 11 (22.92%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (20.83%) CCNA
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (20.83%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) MCPD
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) vSphere
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Citrix
2 9 (18.75%) Symantec
3 8 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Veritas