Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 118 107 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.82% 13.58% 21.00%
As % of the Vendors category 44.19% 31.29% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 245
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -14.47% -8.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £47,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £31,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.98% -15.33% -1.32%

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 267 342 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 42.58% 43.40% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 232 275 503
Swindon median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,025 £21,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,421
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.87% +3.74%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 48 (40.68%) SQL
2 29 (24.58%) Windows
3 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
3 27 (22.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 25 (21.19%) Advertising
5 22 (18.64%) .NET
6 15 (12.71%) C#
6 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
7 13 (11.02%) C
7 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
7 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
8 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.17%) VMware
8 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (9.32%) Manufacturing
9 11 (9.32%) Project Management
9 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (9.32%) CRM
9 11 (9.32%) Windows 7
9 11 (9.32%) Retail
10 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (7.63%) Cisco
11 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (6.78%) Dynamics 365

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 6 (5.08%) IIS
2 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (22.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (4.24%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.78%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.08%) Office 365
4 5 (4.24%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.69%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) GitHub
6 1 (0.85%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) LAN
1 6 (5.08%) WAN
2 4 (3.39%) Network Security
2 4 (3.39%) Wireless
3 3 (2.54%) VPN
3 3 (2.54%) Wireless Security
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.69%) Firewall
4 2 (1.69%) Intranet
4 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.69%) WLAN
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.85%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.85%) IPsec
5 1 (0.85%) NX-OS
5 1 (0.85%) OSPF
5 1 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (5.93%) Power BI
5 5 (4.24%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.24%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.24%) HDInsight
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (21.19%) Advertising
2 11 (9.32%) Manufacturing
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Automotive
4 2 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (18.64%) Consultant
2 20 (16.95%) Developer
3 18 (15.25%) Analyst
4 16 (13.56%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) IT Support
5 10 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.63%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
6 9 (7.63%) Support Consultant
7 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (5.93%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.08%) IT Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.64%) .NET
2 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.78%) CSS
3 8 (6.78%) HTML
4 7 (5.93%) EDI
5 5 (4.24%) HTML5
6 4 (3.39%) WinForms
7 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.54%) React
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.69%) CakePHP
8 2 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.69%) Laravel
8 2 (1.69%) Symfony
8 2 (1.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 2 (1.69%) Web Services
9 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.85%) CSS3
9 1 (0.85%) WCF
9 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.08%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.39%) SCADA
4 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) EPoS
5 2 (1.69%) iPad
5 2 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.32%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.93%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.24%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.39%) Unix
9 2 (1.69%) Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Android
10 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (9.32%) CRM
2 11 (9.32%) Project Management
3 7 (5.93%) PRINCE2
4 6 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.24%) Analytics
5 5 (4.24%) Business Development
5 5 (4.24%) Data Analytics
5 5 (4.24%) ETL
5 5 (4.24%) Information Management
6 4 (3.39%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.39%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (3.39%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (3.39%) ERP
6 4 (3.39%) ITIL
6 4 (3.39%) Migration
6 4 (3.39%) MVC
6 4 (3.39%) Scrum
7 3 (2.54%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.68%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) C#
3 13 (11.02%) C
4 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.08%) PHP
5 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.24%) VB
7 4 (3.39%) Java
8 3 (2.54%) C++
9 2 (1.69%) VBA
9 2 (1.69%) X++
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) Python
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.08%) CCNA
4 5 (4.24%) MCP
4 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.69%) MCSA
5 2 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCENT
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) PMO
2 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.24%) HDFS
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
5 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) VMware
2 9 (7.63%) Cisco
3 5 (4.24%) Google
3 5 (4.24%) HP
4 4 (3.39%) Dell
5 3 (2.54%) Citrix
5 3 (2.54%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.54%) Remedy
6 2 (1.69%) Capita
6 2 (1.69%) Tableau
6 2 (1.69%) Zend
7 1 (0.85%) Clearswift
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle
7 1 (0.85%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.85%) Sophos