Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 6 months to 13 December 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 > Swindon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 144 124 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 21.18% 15.72% 22.30%
As % of the Vendors category 51.43% 32.04% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 114 97 246
Swindon median annual salary £39,500 £30,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.51% -19.74% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,450 £45,000 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47% +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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 280 387 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 41.18% 49.05% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 223 309 455
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.83% +0.63%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £55,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +5.33%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Swindon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Swindon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Swindon over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 56 (38.89%) Windows
2 50 (34.72%) SQL
3 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
4 33 (22.92%) .NET
5 30 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 27 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 26 (18.06%) C#
8 22 (15.28%) IIS
8 22 (15.28%) Retail
8 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
10 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET
10 19 (13.19%) ITIL
10 19 (13.19%) Windows 7
11 18 (12.50%) Windows 10
11 18 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
12 17 (11.81%) HTML
13 16 (11.11%) CSS
13 16 (11.11%) Finance
14 15 (10.42%) JavaScript
14 15 (10.42%) PHP
14 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (10.42%) EDI
14 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (10.42%) Office 365
15 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (9.72%) LAN
15 14 (9.72%) WAN
15 14 (9.72%) HP
15 14 (9.72%) VMware

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 22 (15.28%) IIS
2 10 (6.94%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.08%) SPSS
4 3 (2.08%) SPSS Modeler
5 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Office 365
2 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.86%) SaaS
5 3 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.39%) GitHub
6 2 (1.39%) Google Play
7 1 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) LAN
1 14 (9.72%) WAN
2 7 (4.86%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (4.17%) Firewall
4 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.47%) VPN
4 5 (3.47%) Wireless
4 5 (3.47%) Wireless Security
5 4 (2.78%) SAN
5 4 (2.78%) WLAN
6 3 (2.08%) DHCP
6 3 (2.08%) DNS
6 3 (2.08%) Network Security
7 2 (1.39%) Intranet
8 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.69%) H.323
8 1 (0.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.69%) Skype
8 1 (0.69%) Softphone
8 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.08%) MySQL
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Power BI
8 2 (1.39%) QlikView
8 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) RStudio
2 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.39%) JIRA
3 2 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (15.28%) Retail
2 16 (11.11%) Finance
3 12 (8.33%) Advertising
4 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.78%) Military
6 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Automotive
7 2 (1.39%) Law
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Front Office
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (29.86%) Analyst
2 22 (15.28%) Developer
3 21 (14.58%) Support Engineer
4 19 (13.19%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.03%) Consultant
6 12 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (7.64%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.94%) Analyst Programmer
8 10 (6.94%) Programmer
9 9 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 9 (6.25%) Java Programmer
9 9 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support
10 8 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.92%) .NET
2 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET
3 17 (11.81%) HTML
4 16 (11.11%) CSS
5 15 (10.42%) EDI
6 12 (8.33%) HTML5
7 10 (6.94%) WinForms
8 5 (3.47%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.78%) Software Packaging
10 3 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.08%) React
10 3 (2.08%) Web Services
11 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.39%) CakePHP
11 2 (1.39%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (1.39%) jQuery
11 2 (1.39%) RESTful
11 2 (1.39%) Symfony
11 2 (1.39%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 2 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) SCADA
2 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.08%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.39%) iPad
5 2 (1.39%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.89%) Windows
2 30 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (13.19%) Windows 7
5 18 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.94%) Unix
8 7 (4.86%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.78%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.08%) Linux
11 2 (1.39%) Android
11 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.69%) CentOS
12 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.19%) ITIL
2 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.33%) CRM
4 12 (8.33%) Information Management
5 10 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (6.94%) ETL
5 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.56%) Analytics
6 8 (5.56%) Change Management
6 8 (5.56%) Project Management
7 7 (4.86%) Business Development
7 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.17%) ERP
8 6 (4.17%) MVC
9 5 (3.47%) Line Management
9 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.47%) Process Management
9 5 (3.47%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.78%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.72%) SQL
2 26 (18.06%) C#
3 15 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.42%) PHP
4 13 (9.03%) Java
5 8 (5.56%) VB
6 7 (4.86%) C
6 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.78%) VBA
9 3 (2.08%) C++
10 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.39%) X++
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.94%) MCP
3 9 (6.25%) CCNA
4 7 (4.86%) Degree
4 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (1.39%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CCENT
8 1 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) SLA
2 6 (4.17%) PMO
3 5 (3.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 27 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.78%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) SCCM
2 4 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.78%) SCOM
3 2 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.72%) HP
1 14 (9.72%) VMware
2 10 (6.94%) Cisco
3 8 (5.56%) Dell
4 5 (3.47%) Google
5 4 (2.78%) Apple
6 3 (2.08%) Citrix
6 3 (2.08%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.08%) Tableau
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle
7 2 (1.39%) Remedy
7 2 (1.39%) Sybase
7 2 (1.39%) Zend
8 1 (0.69%) Avaya
8 1 (0.69%) F5
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Juniper
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat