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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 11 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 58 93 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.08% 15.66% 19.66%
As % of the Vendors category 30.85% 29.43% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 81 101
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,990 £50,000 £51,576
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 Swindon.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 188 316 292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 45.63% 53.20% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 156 284 247
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,525 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swindon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 43 (40.57%) Windows
2 34 (32.08%) MS Excel
3 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
4 23 (21.70%) Finance
4 23 (21.70%) Windows Server
5 19 (17.92%) SQL
5 19 (17.92%) VMware
6 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
7 16 (15.09%) Office 365
8 14 (13.21%) C#
8 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (12.26%) MS Office
10 12 (11.32%) .NET
10 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
11 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
11 11 (10.38%) LAN
11 11 (10.38%) WAN
11 11 (10.38%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (9.43%) SOA
12 10 (9.43%) ERP
12 10 (9.43%) OO
12 10 (9.43%) Linux
12 10 (9.43%) ITIL
12 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (9.43%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related 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 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.83%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.94%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.26%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.94%) Lawson
4 1 (0.94%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.94%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Office 365
2 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.83%) IaaS
2 3 (2.83%) PaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) LAN
1 11 (10.38%) WAN
2 9 (8.49%) Firewall
3 8 (7.55%) DHCP
3 8 (7.55%) DNS
4 6 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (5.66%) WLAN
5 4 (3.77%) Internet
5 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.77%) Wireless
6 3 (2.83%) Network Security
6 3 (2.83%) SAN
7 2 (1.89%) VLAN
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.94%) FCoE
8 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.72%) MySQL
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.83%) DTS
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
7 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
1 2 (1.89%) SoapUI
1 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.94%) JIRA
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.49%) Advertising
4 8 (7.55%) Banking
4 8 (7.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (22.64%) Support Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Analyst
2 18 (16.98%) Developer
3 17 (16.04%) IT Support
4 13 (12.26%) IT Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (11.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (10.38%) Desktop Support
7 10 (9.43%) Architect
8 8 (7.55%) IT Manager
9 7 (6.60%) Middleware Architect
9 7 (6.60%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) .NET
2 10 (9.43%) WCF
3 8 (7.55%) SOAP
4 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.60%) Middleware
4 7 (6.60%) REST
4 7 (6.60%) WSDL
5 6 (5.66%) EDI
6 5 (4.72%) CSS
6 5 (4.72%) HTML
7 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.83%) Entity Framework
8 3 (2.83%) jQuery
8 3 (2.83%) OpenDaylight
9 2 (1.89%) Ajax
9 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.89%) Web Services
10 1 (0.94%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.60%) DataPower
3 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.77%) Clustering
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.83%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.89%) iPhone
6 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.89%) Robotics
7 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.57%) Windows
2 23 (21.70%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.43%) Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 10
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.83%) Unix
8 2 (1.89%) Android
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.38%) Mentoring
2 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (9.43%) ERP
2 10 (9.43%) ITIL
2 10 (9.43%) OO
2 10 (9.43%) SOA
2 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (7.55%) Use Case
3 8 (7.55%) Workflow
4 7 (6.60%) BPEL
4 7 (6.60%) BPMN
4 7 (6.60%) Business Process Modelling
4 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
4 7 (6.60%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (6.60%) Test Strategy
4 7 (6.60%) UML
5 6 (5.66%) Business Analysis
5 6 (5.66%) High Availability
6 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.72%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.92%) SQL
2 14 (13.21%) C#
3 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.72%) C++
5 3 (2.83%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.55%) MCP
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.66%) CCNA
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 2 (1.89%) MCITP
6 2 (1.89%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) ISEB
7 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.83%) HIPAA
4 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.83%) PMO
5 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.77%) vSphere
4 3 (2.83%) Ceph
4 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.94%) Firmware
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) SCOM
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.94%) Control-M
4 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) VMware
2 8 (7.55%) Cisco
2 8 (7.55%) SAP
3 7 (6.60%) IBM
3 7 (6.60%) Software AG
3 7 (6.60%) Unisys
4 4 (3.77%) Apple
5 3 (2.83%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) Intel
5 3 (2.83%) Lotus
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle
5 3 (2.83%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (2.83%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.89%) Sage
7 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.94%) Google
7 1 (0.94%) Huawei
7 1 (0.94%) Meru Networks
7 1 (0.94%) Mitel
7 1 (0.94%) Remedy
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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