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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 32.35% 45.61% 53.09%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 59.09% 60.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 33
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 64.71% 77.19% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 54
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) HP
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
5 17 (39.53%) ITIL
6 16 (37.21%) SAP
6 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 16 (37.21%) ISO 9001
6 16 (37.21%) SAP Certification
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco
6 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
6 16 (37.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
7 15 (34.88%) IIS
8 14 (32.56%) CSS
9 12 (27.91%) Web Services
9 12 (27.91%) XML
9 12 (27.91%) C#
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
9 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
9 12 (27.91%) Web Development
9 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 12 (27.91%) MVC
10 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (23.26%) Project Management
11 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.26%) MCSE
11 10 (23.26%) Firewall
12 9 (20.93%) Finance
12 9 (20.93%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (34.88%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) Commerce Server
2 4 (9.30%) Site Server
3 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 5 (11.63%) VPN
4 5 (11.63%) BGP
4 5 (11.63%) EIGRP
4 5 (11.63%) VRRP
4 5 (11.63%) LAN
4 5 (11.63%) IPsec
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security
4 5 (11.63%) FWSM
4 5 (11.63%) HSRP
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
5 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) VoIP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) French Language
2 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
1 12 (27.91%) Web Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) C# Web Developer
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Web Developer
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Network Support
5 4 (9.30%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
1 16 (37.21%) .NET Framework
2 14 (32.56%) CSS
3 12 (27.91%) Web Services
3 12 (27.91%) XML
3 12 (27.91%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.63%) WCF
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (9.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) SCADA
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 2000
3 4 (9.30%) Solaris
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 12 (27.91%) Web Development
3 12 (27.91%) Scrum
3 12 (27.91%) MVC
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 5 (11.63%) Capacity Management
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) CAD
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
8 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.33%) IT Governance
9 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.33%) Process Management
9 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
1 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) SAP Certification
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (23.26%) MCSE
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (13.95%) MCP
6 5 (11.63%) CCNP
7 4 (9.30%) MCSD
7 4 (9.30%) CCNA
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) ISO 9001
1 16 (37.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.33%) GxP
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) HP
2 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 16 (37.21%) SAP
3 16 (37.21%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle
5 5 (11.63%) F5
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
6 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (9.30%) Veritas
6 4 (9.30%) Sun
7 2 (4.65%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (4.65%) Siemens
7 2 (4.65%) Wonderware
8 1 (2.33%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Centric Resource
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, study leave, gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago