The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 16.28% 25.00% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 41.18% 41.27% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 14
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 North Wales region.

Vendors Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 63 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 39.53% 60.58% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 43 16
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Microsoft
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in North Wales

Microsoft
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Flintshire -1 5 £34,500 -1.42%
Gwynedd - 1 - -
Microsoft
Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 1 (12.50%) Military
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Avionics
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) RTP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Avionics
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Support Professional
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
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