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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 129 168 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.29% 16.20% 18.54%
As % of the Vendors category 32.99% 29.22% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 118 138 172
Median salary £32,250 £31,140 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% -11.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,990 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Wiltshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 391 575 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 49.37% 55.45% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 341 499 442
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 51 £30,000 -25.00% 17
Chippenham +2 26 £31,000 +6.89% 1
Salisbury -4 21 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Calne - 9 £21,000 - 1
Trowbridge +6 2 - -
Corsham +2 2 £42,500 +27.81%
Melksham -2 2 £47,500 +37.68%
Microsoft
South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 118 (46.27%) Windows
2 75 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 63 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
4 57 (22.35%) ITIL
5 54 (21.18%) SQL Server
6 52 (20.39%) SQL
7 51 (20.00%) VMware
7 51 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 47 (18.43%) Windows Server
9 45 (17.65%) WAN
10 43 (16.86%) LAN
11 42 (16.47%) Finance
11 42 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (16.47%) SC Cleared
12 40 (15.69%) MS Exchange
13 39 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (14.90%) TCP/IP
15 37 (14.51%) Firewall
16 34 (13.33%) DNS
17 32 (12.55%) C#
18 31 (12.16%) .NET
18 31 (12.16%) Wi-Fi
19 30 (11.76%) DHCP
19 30 (11.76%) SLA
19 30 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
20 28 (10.98%) Office 365
21 27 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (10.59%) Citrix
22 26 (10.20%) SharePoint
22 26 (10.20%) Linux

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 40 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.31%) IIS
5 7 (2.75%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.35%) Apache
7 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.18%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.18%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.39%) Moodle
9 1 (0.39%) Resin
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (24.71%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.96%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.96%) Sage X3
4 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.18%) Endur
5 3 (1.18%) Maximo
6 1 (0.39%) Lawson
6 1 (0.39%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.98%) Office 365
2 7 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.96%) SaaS
4 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (17.65%) WAN
2 43 (16.86%) LAN
3 38 (14.90%) TCP/IP
4 37 (14.51%) Firewall
5 34 (13.33%) DNS
6 31 (12.16%) Wi-Fi
7 30 (11.76%) DHCP
8 18 (7.06%) Internet
9 12 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (3.92%) DMZ
10 10 (3.92%) FTP
10 10 (3.92%) HTTP
10 10 (3.92%) Network Security
10 10 (3.92%) SMTP
10 10 (3.92%) WLAN
10 10 (3.92%) X.400
11 7 (2.75%) Wireless
12 6 (2.35%) SAN
13 4 (1.57%) Ethernet
13 4 (1.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.14%) MySQL
5 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.96%) Big Data
7 5 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.57%) Ingres
8 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.18%) DTS
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.18%) MSI
3 2 (0.78%) Selenium
3 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.39%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) NuGet
4 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 42 (16.47%) Finance
2 21 (8.24%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.27%) Advertising
4 12 (4.71%) Banking
4 12 (4.71%) Retail
5 9 (3.53%) Marketing
6 5 (1.96%) Military
6 5 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.18%) Electronics
7 3 (1.18%) Local Government
8 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 77 (30.20%) Analyst
2 43 (16.86%) Support Engineer
3 37 (14.51%) Support Analyst
4 34 (13.33%) Developer
5 29 (11.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 25 (9.80%) IT Support
8 24 (9.41%) Service Analyst
8 24 (9.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 18 (7.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 18 (7.06%) Administrator
10 17 (6.67%) .NET Developer
10 17 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (6.67%) IT Engineer
11 16 (6.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 16 (6.27%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
12 15 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 14 (5.49%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.16%) .NET
2 19 (7.45%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.49%) CSS
3 14 (5.49%) HTML
4 11 (4.31%) .NET Framework
4 11 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (4.31%) REST
5 10 (3.92%) WCF
6 9 (3.53%) EDI
7 8 (3.14%) SOAP
8 7 (2.75%) Middleware
8 7 (2.75%) WSDL
9 6 (2.35%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.35%) Entity Framework
10 5 (1.96%) jQuery
11 4 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.57%) Web Services
12 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (0.78%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.92%) CESG
3 10 (3.92%) Clustering
4 8 (3.14%) Replication
5 7 (2.75%) DataPower
6 6 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.57%) iPhone
7 4 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.78%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.78%) Robotics
9 2 (0.78%) User Experience
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
10 1 (0.39%) PKI
10 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 118 (46.27%) Windows
2 47 (18.43%) Windows Server
3 30 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (10.20%) Linux
6 22 (8.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (4.71%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.92%) Windows 10
9 9 (3.53%) Unix
9 9 (3.53%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.78%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.35%) ITIL
2 23 (9.02%) ERP
3 21 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (7.06%) Service Management
5 17 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 16 (6.27%) MVC
6 16 (6.27%) Service Delivery
7 15 (5.88%) OO
7 15 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
8 14 (5.49%) Trend Analysis
9 13 (5.10%) Coaching
9 13 (5.10%) High Availability
10 12 (4.71%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.71%) PRINCE2
10 12 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (4.71%) Workflow
11 11 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.92%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.39%) SQL
2 32 (12.55%) C#
3 18 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.35%) C++
7 5 (1.96%) VB
8 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.18%) Java
9 3 (1.18%) X++
10 2 (0.78%) C
10 2 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (16.47%) SC Cleared
3 25 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (8.24%) CCNA
5 18 (7.06%) DV Cleared
6 17 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (6.27%) MCP
8 15 (5.88%) MCSE
9 13 (5.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (4.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (3.92%) CISSP
12 9 (3.53%) MCSA
13 7 (2.75%) Degree
14 6 (2.35%) CCNP
15 5 (1.96%) MCITP
16 4 (1.57%) MCPD
17 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 2 (0.78%) CCIE
18 2 (0.78%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.76%) SLA
2 7 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.18%) PMO
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.88%) vSphere
4 8 (3.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.57%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.78%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.78%) UAG
8 1 (0.39%) Firmware
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) SCCM
2 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.96%) SCOM
3 3 (1.18%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.18%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.78%) WSUS
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.39%) Control-M
5 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.39%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.39%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (20.00%) VMware
2 27 (10.59%) Citrix
3 17 (6.67%) Cisco
4 15 (5.88%) SAP
5 12 (4.71%) HP
6 11 (4.31%) Symantec
7 9 (3.53%) IBM
8 7 (2.75%) Dell
8 7 (2.75%) Software AG
8 7 (2.75%) Unisys
9 6 (2.35%) Sage
10 5 (1.96%) Apple
10 5 (1.96%) Remedy
10 5 (1.96%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.57%) Veritas
12 3 (1.18%) F5
12 3 (1.18%) Lotus
12 3 (1.18%) OpenLink
12 3 (1.18%) Oracle
12 3 (1.18%) Veeam
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