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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 56.25% 89.66% 64.71%
As % of the Vendors category 94.74% 92.86% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 50
Average salary £31,750 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.18% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,175 £26,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £42,050 £47,500
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
19 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 59.38% 96.55% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 61
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) HP
3 18 (45.00%) VMware
4 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 16 (40.00%) SAP Certification
4 16 (40.00%) SAP
5 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
6 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
6 11 (27.50%) Project Management
7 10 (25.00%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
8 9 (22.50%) IIS
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.00%) Oracle
9 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (17.50%) C#
10 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.50%) MCSE
11 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 6 (15.00%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Site Server
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Internet
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) BGP
3 3 (7.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (7.50%) VRRP
3 3 (7.50%) IPsec
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.50%) NAS
3 3 (7.50%) FWSM
3 3 (7.50%) HSRP
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) OLAP
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) CSS
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) XML
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.00%) COM
6 2 (5.00%) WCF
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Solaris
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Web Development
4 6 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (2.50%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) SAP Certification
2 10 (25.00%) Degree
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (17.50%) MCSE
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (10.00%) CCNA
6 4 (10.00%) MCSD
7 3 (7.50%) MCP
7 3 (7.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 16 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) HP
2 18 (45.00%) VMware
3 16 (40.00%) SAP
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (10.00%) Sun
6 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (7.50%) F5
8 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.50%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) NetApp
9 1 (2.50%) Veritas
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
Caerphilly
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago