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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 47.06% 65.00% 63.27%
As % of the Vendors category 72.73% 78.79% 70.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 51
Average salary £30,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.69% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,125 £29,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £57,500 £45,000
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
22 33 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 64.71% 82.50% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 75
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) HP
3 23 (46.94%) VMware
4 22 (44.90%) SAP Certification
4 22 (44.90%) ISO 9001
4 22 (44.90%) SAP
4 22 (44.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (30.61%) CSS
5 15 (30.61%) .NET
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco
6 14 (28.57%) ITIL
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
7 13 (26.53%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
8 12 (24.49%) IIS
8 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
8 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
8 12 (24.49%) Degree
9 11 (22.45%) C#
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) Project Management
10 10 (20.41%) MVC
10 10 (20.41%) Scrum
10 10 (20.41%) Oracle
10 10 (20.41%) Web Services
10 10 (20.41%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) Web Development
11 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
11 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (24.49%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) Site Server
2 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) Commerce Server
4 2 (4.08%) CMS
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
5 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (10.20%) Network Security
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.20%) IPsec
3 5 (10.20%) BGP
3 5 (10.20%) EIGRP
3 5 (10.20%) VRRP
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) VPN
3 5 (10.20%) FWSM
3 5 (10.20%) HSRP
4 4 (8.16%) SAN
4 4 (8.16%) NAS
5 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) OLAP
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Web Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 6 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Network Support
6 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Graduate
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
1 15 (30.61%) CSS
2 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
4 10 (20.41%) Web Services
4 10 (20.41%) XML
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) COM
6 4 (8.16%) WCF
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) UNIX
3 5 (10.20%) Solaris
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) ITIL
3 11 (22.45%) Project Management
4 10 (20.41%) MVC
4 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 10 (20.41%) Web Development
5 8 (16.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.24%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Capacity Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Management
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.08%) Change Management
9 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) SAP Certification
2 12 (24.49%) Degree
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.33%) MCSE
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (10.20%) CCNP
7 4 (8.16%) CCNA
7 4 (8.16%) MCP
7 4 (8.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.90%) ISO 9001
1 22 (44.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.04%) GxP
3 1 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) HP
2 23 (46.94%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) SAP
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco
5 10 (20.41%) Oracle
6 5 (10.20%) F5
7 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (8.16%) Sun
8 3 (6.12%) Veritas
9 2 (4.08%) Business Objects
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp
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