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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 15 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 40.54% 48.28% 53.57%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 62.22% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 34
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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
25 45 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 67.57% 77.59% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 57
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 £41,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 1 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 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) HP
3 22 (47.83%) VMware
4 20 (43.48%) ISO 9001
4 20 (43.48%) SAP Certification
4 20 (43.48%) SAP
4 20 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (36.96%) Windows
6 16 (34.78%) ITIL
6 16 (34.78%) Cisco
7 15 (32.61%) .NET
7 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
8 14 (30.43%) IIS
8 14 (30.43%) CSS
8 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.09%) Web Services
9 12 (26.09%) XML
9 12 (26.09%) C#
9 12 (26.09%) HTML
9 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 12 (26.09%) Scrum
9 12 (26.09%) MVC
9 12 (26.09%) Web Development
10 11 (23.91%) Project Management
11 10 (21.74%) Oracle
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.57%) MCSE
12 9 (19.57%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (30.43%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Site Server
3 3 (6.52%) Commerce Server
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) Internet
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (13.04%) SAN
5 5 (10.87%) BGP
5 5 (10.87%) VPN
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) IPsec
5 5 (10.87%) EIGRP
5 5 (10.87%) VRRP
5 5 (10.87%) FWSM
5 5 (10.87%) NAS
5 5 (10.87%) Network Security
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.87%) HSRP
6 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.52%) DNS
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.35%) VoIP
9 1 (2.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Developer
1 12 (26.09%) Web Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) C# Web Developer
3 7 (15.22%) .NET Web Developer
3 7 (15.22%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
3 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Network Support
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) .NET
1 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
2 14 (30.43%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) Web Services
3 12 (26.09%) XML
3 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.87%) WCF
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
3 12 (26.09%) MVC
3 12 (26.09%) Web Development
4 11 (23.91%) Project Management
5 9 (19.57%) Load Balancing
6 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) Service Management
7 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 1 (2.17%) CAD
9 1 (2.17%) ITSM
9 1 (2.17%) Validation
9 1 (2.17%) Process Management
9 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C#
1 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) SAP Certification
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (19.57%) MCSE
3 9 (19.57%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (10.87%) CCNP
4 5 (10.87%) MCP
5 4 (8.70%) MCSD
5 4 (8.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) ISO 9001
1 20 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.22%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.17%) GxP
3 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) Firmware
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) HP
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 20 (43.48%) SAP
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco
5 10 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (10.87%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) Sun
7 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (8.70%) Veritas
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.17%) Siemens
9 1 (2.17%) Wonderware
9 1 (2.17%) Mitel
9 1 (2.17%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.17%) Allen-Bradley
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Centric Resource
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, study leave, gym
Posted: 12 days ago