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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 21.05% 53.66% 40.54%
As % of the Vendors category 30.77% 64.71% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 15
Median salary £56,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £27,500 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
13 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 68.42% 82.93% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 24
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

The demand trend of job ads across the Caerphilly region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Caerphilly region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) High Availability
4 5 (45.45%) SAS
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) NetIQ
5 4 (36.36%) AppManager
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) SNMP
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) ISO22301
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) SAS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 4 (36.36%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Head of Compliance
2 2 (18.18%) Head of Security
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Report Writer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 2 (18.18%) ISMS
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Product Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CISA
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) ISO22301
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) AppManager
1 4 (36.36%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) NetIQ
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle