The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Mid Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Wales / Mid Wales
Rank 1 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Mid Wales 52.27% - 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 69.70% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £38,250 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Mid Wales region.

Vendors Category
Mid Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Mid Wales 75.00% 33.33% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £38,250 £32,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.53% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Mid Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Mid Wales region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Mid Wales

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Mid Wales

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Mid Wales

Microsoft
Job Locations in Mid Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Mid Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ceredigion - 22 £37,500 -
Powys - 1 £39,000 -
Microsoft
Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Mid Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Mid Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 42 (72.41%) MS Excel
2 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
3 26 (44.83%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (41.38%) 3PAR
4 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 24 (41.38%) HP
4 24 (41.38%) VMware
5 23 (39.66%) ITIL
6 22 (37.93%) Oracle
6 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
6 22 (37.93%) Degree
7 20 (34.48%) Veeam
7 20 (34.48%) NetBackup
7 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (34.48%) Veritas
8 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (32.76%) Service Management
9 18 (31.03%) ITSM
9 18 (31.03%) Data Protection
10 17 (29.31%) DNS
11 15 (25.86%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
11 15 (25.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (24.14%) C#
12 14 (24.14%) Windows
13 13 (22.41%) .NET
13 13 (22.41%) Web Services
13 13 (22.41%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (22.41%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Mid Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.41%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.79%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (72.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) SaaS
2 9 (15.52%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) DNS
2 8 (13.79%) Skype
2 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (10.34%) Developer
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile Developer
2 5 (8.62%) Data Engineer
2 5 (8.62%) Data Protection Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Storage Support Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (1.72%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (1.72%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (1.72%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (1.72%) Systems Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) .NET
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
3 6 (10.34%) CSS
3 6 (10.34%) PhoneGap
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 11 (18.97%) User Experience
3 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.34%) Android
3 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) ITIL
2 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (32.76%) Service Management
4 18 (31.03%) Data Protection
4 18 (31.03%) ITSM
5 15 (25.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (25.86%) Problem Management
6 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
6 11 (18.97%) Software Architecture
7 10 (17.24%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.34%) Android Development
8 6 (10.34%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (10.34%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.34%) Mobile Development
8 6 (10.34%) Workflow
9 5 (8.62%) Coaching
9 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.62%) Project Management
9 5 (8.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) C#
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.45%) PHP
5 2 (3.45%) SQL
5 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (25.86%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (20.69%) MCITP
5 7 (12.07%) MCSE
6 5 (8.62%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Hyper-V
1 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (37.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.90%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) 3PAR
1 24 (41.38%) HP
1 24 (41.38%) VMware
2 22 (37.93%) Oracle
3 20 (34.48%) Veeam
3 20 (34.48%) Veritas
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) SAP