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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South Wales / Caerphilly
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 35.71% 19.35% 62.07%
As % of the Vendors category 41.67% 31.58% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Median salary £23,500 £20,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -45.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
12 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 85.71% 61.29% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 15
Median salary £23,500 £32,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% -15.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £38,400 £40,000
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 17 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) ISO22301
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Compliance
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Security
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) CMDB
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
2 2 (22.22%) ISMS
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Product Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISA
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) ISO22301
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle