Period
to 29 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 29 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 296 386 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.93% 19.52% 20.08%
As % of the Vendors category 36.95% 34.74% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 257 336 429
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% -2.78% +1.41%

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 Wiltshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 801 1111 1160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 51.21% 56.20% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 681 934 1008
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.28% +2.63% -1.30%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,038 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,710
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.10% +0.56%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 29 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wiltshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 29 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 141 £35,500 +9.23% 13
Salisbury 0 59 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Chippenham -8 36 £32,500 +4.84% 2
Corsham +6 12 £26,250 -39.31% 2
Calne - 10 £21,000 -
Malmesbury -10 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Trowbridge +6 3 £23,450 +1.95% 1
Melksham +1 3 £47,500 +36.69%
Warminster - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 121 (40.88%) Windows
2 90 (30.41%) SQL Server
3 84 (28.38%) SQL
4 83 (28.04%) Security Cleared
5 82 (27.70%) ITIL
6 70 (23.65%) Active Directory
7 61 (20.61%) .NET
7 61 (20.61%) SC Cleared
8 59 (19.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 58 (19.59%) C#
9 58 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
11 47 (15.88%) Finance
12 46 (15.54%) VMware
13 44 (14.86%) Windows Server
14 40 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
16 35 (11.82%) Firewall
17 33 (11.15%) TCP/IP
18 32 (10.81%) SharePoint
18 32 (10.81%) .NET Framework
19 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET
19 31 (10.47%) Citrix
20 30 (10.14%) DNS
20 30 (10.14%) MS Exchange
20 30 (10.14%) Degree
20 30 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
21 29 (9.80%) LAN
21 29 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
22 28 (9.46%) WAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 32 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.14%) MS Exchange
3 26 (8.78%) IIS
4 13 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.36%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.69%) Apache
10 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.35%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.01%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.68%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.34%) DNN
13 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.34%) Resin
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.39%) Endur
2 12 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (2.36%) Maximo
5 6 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.69%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.69%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.34%) Lawson
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.12%) Office 365
2 18 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.82%) Firewall
2 33 (11.15%) TCP/IP
3 30 (10.14%) DNS
4 29 (9.80%) LAN
5 28 (9.46%) WAN
6 27 (9.12%) DHCP
7 18 (6.08%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (5.74%) Internet
9 14 (4.73%) DMZ
9 14 (4.73%) FTP
9 14 (4.73%) HTTP
9 14 (4.73%) Network Security
9 14 (4.73%) SMTP
9 14 (4.73%) X.400
10 7 (2.36%) WLAN
11 5 (1.69%) SAN
12 4 (1.35%) Wireless
13 3 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.01%) VoIP
14 2 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (30.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.72%) MySQL
6 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.01%) Big Data
10 3 (1.01%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.01%) Ingres
10 3 (1.01%) MS Access
11 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.36%) JIRA
3 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.69%) NuGet
5 4 (1.35%) MSI
5 4 (1.35%) Selenium
6 3 (1.01%) InstallShield
6 3 (1.01%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.01%) TestRail
7 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.34%) MorphX
8 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.34%) Zephyr
General
1 47 (15.88%) Finance
2 20 (6.76%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.41%) Retail
4 14 (4.73%) Front Office
5 13 (4.39%) Military
6 12 (4.05%) Banking
7 11 (3.72%) Advertising
8 8 (2.70%) Marketing
9 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.01%) Electronics
11 2 (0.68%) Local Government
12 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 99 (33.45%) Analyst
2 53 (17.91%) Developer
3 47 (15.88%) Support Analyst
3 47 (15.88%) Support Engineer
4 40 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 29 (9.80%) .NET Developer
6 26 (8.78%) IT Support
7 22 (7.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 20 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (6.76%) Applications Support
9 18 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (5.74%) Administrator
10 17 (5.74%) Network Engineer
11 16 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 16 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
11 16 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
12 15 (5.07%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 15 (5.07%) Desktop Support
12 15 (5.07%) IT Engineer
13 14 (4.73%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.61%) .NET
2 32 (10.81%) .NET Framework
3 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET
4 27 (9.12%) Web Services
5 21 (7.09%) REST
6 19 (6.42%) HTML
7 18 (6.08%) CSS
8 16 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.73%) Software Packaging
10 13 (4.39%) EDI
11 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.72%) Entity Framework
13 9 (3.04%) SOAP
14 8 (2.70%) WCF
15 7 (2.36%) Middleware
15 7 (2.36%) WSDL
16 6 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 6 (2.03%) jQuery
17 5 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.73%) CESG
3 14 (4.73%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.36%) DataPower
6 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.03%) SCADA
7 5 (1.69%) Derivative
8 4 (1.35%) Clustering
8 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.35%) FMCG
8 4 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.01%) Replication
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.68%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.68%) PKI
10 2 (0.68%) PMI
11 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 121 (40.88%) Windows
2 44 (14.86%) Windows Server
3 30 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (8.11%) Linux
5 23 (7.77%) Windows 7
6 22 (7.43%) Windows 10
6 22 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (5.07%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.38%) Unix
10 5 (1.69%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Solaris
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (27.70%) ITIL
2 40 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (8.78%) MVC
5 22 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (6.76%) ERP
6 20 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 20 (6.76%) Virtual Environments
7 18 (6.08%) Change Management
8 17 (5.74%) Service Delivery
9 16 (5.41%) ETL
9 16 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (5.07%) Workflow
11 14 (4.73%) Mathematics
11 14 (4.73%) SOA
11 14 (4.73%) UML
11 14 (4.73%) Use Case
12 13 (4.39%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (4.39%) ETRM
12 13 (4.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.38%) SQL
2 58 (19.59%) C#
3 27 (9.12%) PowerShell
4 26 (8.78%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.42%) VBA
6 12 (4.05%) Java
7 10 (3.38%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.36%) C++
8 7 (2.36%) PHP
8 7 (2.36%) VB
9 5 (1.69%) C
10 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.34%) VB6
12 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 83 (28.04%) Security Cleared
2 61 (20.61%) SC Cleared
3 59 (19.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (10.14%) Degree
5 29 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (8.78%) CCNA
7 23 (7.77%) DV Cleared
7 23 (7.77%) MCSE
8 16 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (4.73%) CISSP
9 14 (4.73%) MCSA
10 9 (3.04%) MCP
10 9 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.70%) MCPD
12 7 (2.36%) ISEB
12 7 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.03%) A+ Certification
13 6 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (2.03%) GNVQ
13 6 (2.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.09%) SLA
2 7 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.35%) QA
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 70 (23.65%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.07%) vSphere
4 13 (4.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (3.38%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.35%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.68%) XenApp
9 1 (0.34%) Firmware
9 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (7.77%) SCCM
2 7 (2.36%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.03%) SCOM
4 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.01%) WSUS
6 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.68%) SCSM
6 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.34%) Control-M
7 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.34%) Nagios
7 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (15.54%) VMware
2 31 (10.47%) Citrix
3 13 (4.39%) HP
3 13 (4.39%) OpenLink
3 13 (4.39%) SAP
4 12 (4.05%) Cisco
5 11 (3.72%) Oracle
6 10 (3.38%) IBM
7 7 (2.36%) Dell
7 7 (2.36%) Software AG
7 7 (2.36%) Unisys
8 6 (2.03%) Sage
9 5 (1.69%) Apple
10 4 (1.35%) Remedy
10 4 (1.35%) Symantec
11 3 (1.01%) Lotus
12 2 (0.68%) F5
12 2 (0.68%) jetNEXUS
12 2 (0.68%) Sybase
12 2 (0.68%) Tableau
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £75000 per annum + 150K OTE
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £26000 per annum + Fully Sponsored Training
Posted: 18 days ago