The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 14 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.64% - 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 20.00% 13.24% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 10
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in North Wales

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Flintshire - 2 £40,000 -
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Microsoft Certification
Top 13 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS