The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 5.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCSD
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly region.

Qualifications Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 17 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 78.38% 29.31% 73.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 49
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Caerphilly region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

MCSD
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Caerphilly region.

MCSD Salary Trend in Caerphilly

MCSD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing MCSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSD.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Site Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing MCSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Site Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP