Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 119 139 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.23% 16.93% 17.36%
As % of the Vendors category 26.15% 41.37% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 132 121
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,900 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,945 £58,625 £53,410
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% +7.69%

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 455 336 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 54.43% 40.93% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 392 312 313
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £22,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,001
% change year-on-year +11.76% +11.84% -3.60%

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 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 39 (32.77%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 36 (30.25%) Windows
3 35 (29.41%) ITIL
3 35 (29.41%) Finance
4 32 (26.89%) Active Directory
5 28 (23.53%) C#
6 27 (22.69%) .NET
6 27 (22.69%) Security Cleared
7 24 (20.17%) PowerShell
7 24 (20.17%) VMware
8 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (18.49%) Telecoms
9 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (16.81%) CRM
11 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (15.13%) Hyper-V
12 18 (15.13%) TCP/IP
13 17 (14.29%) Office 365
14 16 (13.45%) Windows Server
15 15 (12.61%) Google Cloud Platform
15 15 (12.61%) Marketing
15 15 (12.61%) Manufacturing
16 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (11.76%) SLA
17 13 (10.92%) SAP
17 13 (10.92%) Programme Management
17 13 (10.92%) Electronics
17 13 (10.92%) Digital Marketing

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 8 (6.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Apache
3 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
4 3 (2.52%) CMS
4 3 (2.52%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (9.24%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (14.29%) Office 365
4 15 (12.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (8.40%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (5.04%) Azure Functions
6 6 (5.04%) Serverless
7 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Flow
7 4 (3.36%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.52%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.56%) Firewall
3 6 (5.04%) Internet
3 6 (5.04%) Intranet
4 5 (4.20%) VPN
4 5 (4.20%) Wireless
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.36%) HTTP
5 4 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (2.52%) SAN
6 3 (2.52%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.52%) VoIP
7 2 (1.68%) LAN
7 2 (1.68%) WAN
8 1 (0.84%) DHCP
8 1 (0.84%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) Amazon Redshift
2 11 (9.24%) BigQuery
3 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.04%) Looker
5 6 (5.04%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.36%) Subversion
3 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.84%) JIRA
5 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 22 (18.49%) Telecoms
3 15 (12.61%) Manufacturing
3 15 (12.61%) Marketing
4 13 (10.92%) Electronics
5 9 (7.56%) Retail
6 4 (3.36%) Billing
7 2 (1.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (16.81%) Developer
2 17 (14.29%) Analyst
2 17 (14.29%) Database Engineer
3 15 (12.61%) Design Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.88%) Deskside Support
7 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 6 (5.04%) Deskside Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.04%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) CRM Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Mobile Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.69%) .NET
2 7 (5.88%) CSS
2 7 (5.88%) HTML
3 6 (5.04%) HTML5
4 5 (4.20%) Web Services
5 4 (3.36%) CSS3
5 4 (3.36%) Node.js
5 4 (3.36%) React
5 4 (3.36%) Sass
6 2 (1.68%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.68%) REST
6 2 (1.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.04%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) PKI
5 4 (3.36%) Social Media
6 3 (2.52%) CMDB
6 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.52%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) EPoS
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.84%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.84%) Handset
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Licensing
8 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.25%) Windows
2 16 (13.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (10.08%) Linux
4 10 (8.40%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.36%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) AIX
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.84%) Solaris
8 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) ITIL
2 20 (16.81%) CRM
3 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (10.92%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (10.92%) Programme Management
5 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.24%) Actionable Insight
6 11 (9.24%) Analytics
6 11 (9.24%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (9.24%) Visualisation
7 10 (8.40%) Service Management
8 9 (7.56%) Asset Management
8 9 (7.56%) Data Integration
8 9 (7.56%) DevOps
9 8 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (5.88%) Statistics
11 6 (5.04%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.77%) SQL
2 28 (23.53%) C#
3 24 (20.17%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.24%) Python
5 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.04%) Java
7 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (22.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.56%) Degree
4 8 (6.72%) CCNA
4 8 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 32 (26.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.20%) vCenter Server
3 4 (3.36%) WSUS
4 3 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.84%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.84%) Puppet
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (20.17%) VMware
2 13 (10.92%) SAP
3 11 (9.24%) Google
3 11 (9.24%) Tableau
4 9 (7.56%) McAfee
5 7 (5.88%) Lotus
6 6 (5.04%) Adobe
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco
6 6 (5.04%) Informatica
6 6 (5.04%) Symantec
6 6 (5.04%) Talend
7 3 (2.52%) Nintex
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle
8 2 (1.68%) Brocade
8 2 (1.68%) Citrix
8 2 (1.68%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.84%) HP
9 1 (0.84%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.84%) Juniper