The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Flintshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Flintshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 33.33% 23.53% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 80.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Flintshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Flintshire 33.33% 29.41% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
North Wales

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Flintshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Flintshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Flintshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Flintshire region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Flintshire

Microsoft
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Flintshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) PDM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Flintshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Flintshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PDM
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle