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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 63.89% 89.29% 56.67%
As % of the Vendors category 95.83% 92.59% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 33
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £26,200 £27,960
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £43,000 £47,900
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
24 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 66.67% 96.43% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 39
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £26,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £52,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 20 (58.82%) HP
1 20 (58.82%) VMware
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 17 (50.00%) SAP
2 17 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) Internet
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) .NET
5 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
7 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
7 8 (23.53%) IIS
7 8 (23.53%) MCP
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) MCSE
8 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.65%) NAS
9 6 (17.65%) Project Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) Commerce Server
2 5 (14.71%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Internet
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) IPsec
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.88%) FWSM
5 2 (5.88%) HSRP
5 2 (5.88%) LAN
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) BGP
5 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 2 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) OLAP
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Graduate
5 4 (11.76%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Developer
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) COM
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) OS/2
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.88%) MVC
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
8 1 (2.94%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (2.94%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 9 (26.47%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (23.53%) MCP
3 8 (23.53%) MCSE
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 17 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) HP
1 20 (58.82%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) SAP
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Posted: 13 days ago