The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 53.33% 42.00% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 58.54% 50.00% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £26,400 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
41 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 91.11% 84.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Microsoft 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.

1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) HP
3 21 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (47.62%) SAP Certification
4 20 (47.62%) SAP
4 20 (47.62%) Windows
5 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (38.10%) Internet
7 15 (35.71%) ITIL
7 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
7 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco
8 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 13 (30.95%) .NET
10 12 (28.57%) Citrix
10 12 (28.57%) Firewall
10 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 11 (26.19%) Clustering
11 11 (26.19%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) MCSE
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
12 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.43%) Product Management
13 9 (21.43%) DNS
13 9 (21.43%) MCP
13 9 (21.43%) IIS
13 9 (21.43%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Commerce Server
2 8 (19.05%) CMS
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (14.29%) Lync
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.76%) Apache
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) Internet
2 12 (28.57%) Firewall
3 9 (21.43%) DNS
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 7 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (11.90%) SAN
6 5 (11.90%) NAS
7 2 (4.76%) Network Security
7 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.76%) IPv6
7 2 (4.76%) MPLS
7 2 (4.76%) OSPF
7 2 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Star Schema
3 2 (4.76%) OLAP
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 6 (14.29%) COM
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) JSON
6 2 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) WebSockets
7 1 (2.38%) SignalR
7 1 (2.38%) OpenGL
7 1 (2.38%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Clustering
3 10 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 6 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (14.29%) UNIX
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Solaris
5 3 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) ITIL
3 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 9 (21.43%) Product Management
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.76%) Product Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) ISMS
7 2 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) MVVM
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) XAML
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) SAP Certification
2 10 (23.81%) MCSE
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.43%) MCP
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.76%) RHCE
6 2 (4.76%) CISA
6 2 (4.76%) CISM
6 2 (4.76%) GSEC
6 2 (4.76%) CCNA
6 2 (4.76%) CISSP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CRISC
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.29%) XenApp
4 6 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Firmware
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) Nessus
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) HP
3 20 (47.62%) SAP
4 15 (35.71%) Cisco
5 12 (28.57%) Citrix
6 8 (19.05%) Veritas
7 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (9.52%) Symantec
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
9 2 (4.76%) NetApp
9 2 (4.76%) Dell
9 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.76%) F5
9 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
9 2 (4.76%) Qualys
10 1 (2.38%) Veeam
10 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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