The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Caerphilly region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 11 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 14.89% 2.70% 34.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.14% 4.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 61.70% 67.57% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 4
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
South Wales

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Caerphilly

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Salary
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Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) MCSE
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) MCP
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) HP
3 12 (85.71%) SAN
3 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 12 (85.71%) NAS
4 11 (78.57%) CMS
4 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
4 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
4 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 11 (78.57%) Internet
4 11 (78.57%) Symantec
4 11 (78.57%) Veritas
4 11 (78.57%) Commerce Server
4 11 (78.57%) SAP Certification
4 11 (78.57%) IIS
4 11 (78.57%) SAP
4 11 (78.57%) .NET
4 11 (78.57%) ISO 9001

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) IIS
1 11 (78.57%) Commerce Server
1 11 (78.57%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Site Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) SAN
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
1 12 (85.71%) NAS
2 11 (78.57%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) MCSE
2 13 (92.86%) MCP
3 11 (78.57%) SAP Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
5 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) ISO 9001
1 11 (78.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) GxP
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 11 (78.57%) SAP
3 11 (78.57%) Veritas
3 11 (78.57%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix