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 3 months to 22 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 / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 75 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 20.05% 14.56% 19.65%
As % of the Vendors category 43.08% 28.74% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 109
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  

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 Swindon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 195 261 306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 46.54% 50.68% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 171 204 278
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 56 (38.89%) Windows
2 52 (36.11%) SQL
3 51 (35.42%) SQL Server
4 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 34 (23.61%) .NET
5 34 (23.61%) C#
6 33 (22.92%) Finance
7 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Excel
8 28 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 26 (18.06%) Web Services
11 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (13.89%) VMware
13 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
15 17 (11.81%) Degree
16 16 (11.11%) LAN
16 16 (11.11%) Office 365
17 15 (10.42%) WAN
17 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
18 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (9.72%) Front Office
18 14 (9.72%) ITIL
18 14 (9.72%) VBA
19 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
19 13 (9.03%) OpenLink
19 13 (9.03%) Endur
19 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
19 13 (9.03%) Manufacturing

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 12 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.94%) IIS
3 7 (4.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.69%) DNN
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.69%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.03%) Endur
2 4 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Lawson
3 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.69%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.11%) Office 365
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) LAN
2 15 (10.42%) WAN
3 11 (7.64%) DNS
4 9 (6.25%) DHCP
4 9 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (6.25%) WLAN
5 8 (5.56%) Firewall
6 7 (4.86%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.47%) SAN
8 3 (2.08%) Wireless
9 2 (1.39%) Internet
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.69%) CTI
10 1 (0.69%) Intranet
10 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.69%) LDAP
10 1 (0.69%) Skype
10 1 (0.69%) VLAN
10 1 (0.69%) VoIP
10 1 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (7.64%) MySQL
4 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.08%) DTS
8 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.08%) MS Access
9 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.39%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.78%) Selenium
2 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.08%) JIRA
4 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (22.92%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Front Office
3 13 (9.03%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.94%) Advertising
4 10 (6.94%) Retail
5 8 (5.56%) Banking
6 4 (2.78%) Military
7 3 (2.08%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (29.86%) Analyst
2 36 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 29 (20.14%) Developer
4 22 (15.28%) IT Support
5 21 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 18 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (11.81%) Desktop Support
8 16 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 16 (11.11%) IT Engineer
8 16 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (9.72%) Support Analyst
10 12 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 10 (6.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 10 (6.94%) Architect
12 9 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 9 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
12 9 (6.25%) Applications Support
13 8 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.61%) .NET
2 26 (18.06%) Web Services
3 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
4 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.25%) SOAP
6 8 (5.56%) EDI
6 8 (5.56%) WCF
7 7 (4.86%) Middleware
7 7 (4.86%) REST
7 7 (4.86%) WSDL
8 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.78%) ADO.NET
9 4 (2.78%) HTML
10 3 (2.08%) CSS
10 3 (2.08%) EDIFACT
10 3 (2.08%) jQuery
10 3 (2.08%) WPF
11 2 (1.39%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.39%) Software Packaging
12 1 (0.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.64%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.86%) DataPower
5 5 (3.47%) Derivative
6 4 (2.78%) Clustering
6 4 (2.78%) FMCG
6 4 (2.78%) Replication
7 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.39%) iPhone
8 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.39%) PKI
9 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.69%) iPad
9 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.89%) Windows
2 27 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.94%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.86%) Linux
8 5 (3.47%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.08%) Unix
10 2 (1.39%) Android
10 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (9.72%) ITIL
3 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
3 13 (9.03%) ETRM
3 13 (9.03%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.33%) OO
5 11 (7.64%) ETL
6 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.25%) Workflow
8 8 (5.56%) ERP
8 8 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.86%) BPMN
9 7 (4.86%) Business Process Modelling
9 7 (4.86%) High Availability
9 7 (4.86%) SOA
9 7 (4.86%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (4.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.11%) SQL
2 34 (23.61%) C#
3 14 (9.72%) VBA
4 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.17%) C++
6 6 (4.17%) Java
6 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.39%) VB
7 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Degree
2 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.03%) Security Cleared
4 10 (6.94%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.86%) MCP
6 6 (4.17%) CCNA
6 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.17%) MCSE
6 6 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.39%) ISEB
7 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.39%) MCSA
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.69%) MCITP
8 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) Data Quality
1 7 (4.86%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.39%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.39%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) SCCM
2 6 (4.17%) SCOM
3 3 (2.08%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.39%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.39%) SCSM
4 2 (1.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.69%) Control-M
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) VMware
2 13 (9.03%) OpenLink
3 10 (6.94%) SAP
4 9 (6.25%) Cisco
4 9 (6.25%) Oracle
5 7 (4.86%) IBM
5 7 (4.86%) Software AG
5 7 (4.86%) Unisys
6 6 (4.17%) HP
7 5 (3.47%) Apple
8 3 (2.08%) Citrix
8 3 (2.08%) Lotus
8 3 (2.08%) Remedy
8 3 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (2.08%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.39%) Dell
9 2 (1.39%) F5
9 2 (1.39%) jetNEXUS
9 2 (1.39%) Sage
10 1 (0.69%) Epicor
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