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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 52 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Mid Wales 54.17% 8.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 69.33% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +2.66%
Microsoft
Wales

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
75 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Mid Wales 78.13% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 52 £38,500 -
Microsoft
Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Mid Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
3 34 (57.63%) HP
3 34 (57.63%) DNS
3 34 (57.63%) VMware
3 34 (57.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (57.63%) Hyper-V
3 34 (57.63%) 3PAR
4 31 (52.54%) Veeam
5 23 (38.98%) Data Protection
5 23 (38.98%) NetBackup
5 23 (38.98%) Veritas
5 23 (38.98%) ITIL
6 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
7 19 (32.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (28.81%) Oracle
9 16 (27.12%) Service Management
9 16 (27.12%) Office 365
10 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (23.73%) ITSM
11 13 (22.03%) SharePoint
12 12 (20.34%) MS Office
12 12 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (18.64%) Problem Management
13 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
14 10 (16.95%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
15 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
15 9 (15.25%) Degree
15 9 (15.25%) User Experience

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 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.34%) MS Office
3 4 (6.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) SaaS
3 5 (8.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) SMTP
3 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.69%) ISDN
3 1 (1.69%) PBX
3 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (59.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Billing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Data Engineer
1 12 (20.34%) Data Protection Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Collaboration Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Support
5 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Support
6 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.39%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Software Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Telephony Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Data Protection
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (27.12%) Service Management
4 14 (23.73%) ITSM
5 12 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.64%) Problem Management
7 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
8 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.86%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.17%) Software Architecture
11 4 (6.78%) CRM
11 4 (6.78%) Migration
12 3 (5.08%) Business Continuity
12 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
12 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
12 3 (5.08%) IT Governance
12 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
12 3 (5.08%) Project Management
12 3 (5.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.17%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C++
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (15.25%) Degree
3 6 (10.17%) MCITP
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 34 (57.63%) Hyper-V
2 34 (57.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 23 (38.98%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) 3PAR
1 34 (57.63%) HP
1 34 (57.63%) VMware
2 31 (52.54%) Veeam
3 23 (38.98%) Veritas
4 17 (28.81%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Ericsson