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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 13 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 13.33% 7.14% 21.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.86% 22.86% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
35 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 58.33% 31.25% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 0
Average salary £38,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) MCSE
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) HP
4 12 (80.00%) IIS
5 11 (73.33%) VMware
6 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
7 9 (60.00%) MCP
7 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (60.00%) Firewall
7 9 (60.00%) SAN
7 9 (60.00%) NAS
8 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
8 8 (53.33%) SAP Certification
8 8 (53.33%) SAP
8 8 (53.33%) ISO 9001
8 8 (53.33%) DNS
9 7 (46.67%) .NET
9 7 (46.67%) Veritas
9 7 (46.67%) Commerce Server
9 7 (46.67%) Internet
9 7 (46.67%) Symantec
9 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
9 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
9 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
9 7 (46.67%) CMS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (80.00%) IIS
2 7 (46.67%) Commerce Server
2 7 (46.67%) CMS
3 5 (33.33%) Site Server
4 4 (26.67%) Apache
4 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
1 9 (60.00%) NAS
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) MCSE
2 9 (60.00%) MCP
3 8 (53.33%) SAP Certification
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) MCSD
6 1 (6.67%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
6 1 (6.67%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO 9001
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) GxP
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) HP
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) SAP
5 7 (46.67%) Veritas
5 7 (46.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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