The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Caerphilly region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 50.79% 31.86% 24.00%
As % of the Vendors category 71.11% 41.38% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 3
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 87 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 71.43% 76.99% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 82 10
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South Wales

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 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Job Locations in Caerphilly

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hengoed - 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft
South Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (53.85%) HP
2 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 26 (50.00%) VMware
3 25 (48.08%) Windows
4 24 (46.15%) Cisco
5 22 (42.31%) ISO 9001
5 22 (42.31%) SAP Certification
5 22 (42.31%) SAP
5 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 19 (36.54%) IIS
7 19 (36.54%) .NET
7 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
8 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (28.85%) MCSE
9 15 (28.85%) CSS
9 15 (28.85%) Firewall
10 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 13 (25.00%) SAN
12 12 (23.08%) C#
12 12 (23.08%) HTML
12 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 12 (23.08%) Web Services
12 12 (23.08%) XML
12 12 (23.08%) MVC
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
12 12 (23.08%) Web Development
12 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
12 12 (23.08%) Scrum

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (36.54%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) CMS
2 7 (13.46%) Commerce Server
3 5 (9.62%) Site Server
4 4 (7.69%) Apache
4 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.85%) Lync
7 1 (1.92%) SAS
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Firewall
2 13 (25.00%) SAN
3 12 (23.08%) NAS
4 10 (19.23%) Internet
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (15.38%) DNS
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 6 (11.54%) VPN
6 6 (11.54%) LAN
6 6 (11.54%) IPsec
7 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
7 5 (9.62%) VRRP
7 5 (9.62%) BGP
7 5 (9.62%) FWSM
7 5 (9.62%) Network Security
7 5 (9.62%) HSRP
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.85%) VoIP
10 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) French Language
3 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Web Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Web Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Web Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Network Support
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET
1 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
2 15 (28.85%) CSS
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) XML
4 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.62%) WCF
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) SCADA
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 4 (7.69%) Solaris
5 3 (5.77%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) Web Development
2 12 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 12 (23.08%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.77%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.85%) CAD
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.92%) IT Governance
8 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) C#
1 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) SAP Certification
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (28.85%) MCSE
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (19.23%) MCP
5 10 (19.23%) Degree
6 6 (11.54%) CCNP
7 5 (9.62%) CCNA
8 4 (7.69%) MCSD
9 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.92%) MCSA
11 1 (1.92%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (42.31%) ISO 9001
1 22 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 2 (3.85%) GxP
4 1 (1.92%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) HP
2 26 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) Cisco
4 22 (42.31%) SAP
5 9 (17.31%) Oracle
6 7 (13.46%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) Veritas
7 5 (9.62%) F5
8 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.69%) Sun
9 2 (3.85%) Allen-Bradley
9 2 (3.85%) Citrix
9 2 (3.85%) Siemens
9 2 (3.85%) Wonderware
10 1 (1.92%) Brocade
10 1 (1.92%) Mitel
10 1 (1.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.92%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.92%) TippingPoint
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