The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 32.32% 17.33% 16.18%
As % of the Vendors category 61.54% 56.52% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +29.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,350 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 West Wales region.

Vendors Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 52.53% 30.67% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 16 12
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,950 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £37,500 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Microsoft
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in West Wales

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in West Wales

Microsoft
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Swansea +1 31 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Carmarthenshire +1 1 £23,000 +27.77%
Microsoft
Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 26 (59.09%) .NET
2 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) C#
3 21 (47.73%) MVC
4 20 (45.45%) Scrum
4 20 (45.45%) Windows
5 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
5 19 (43.18%) OO
6 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (40.91%) RESTful
6 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (38.64%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 11 (25.00%) Web Development
10 11 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 11 (25.00%) HTML
10 11 (25.00%) OOP
10 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 10 (22.73%) Web Services
11 10 (22.73%) XML
11 10 (22.73%) MVVM
11 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.73%) Mercurial
11 10 (22.73%) Use Case
11 10 (22.73%) WCF
11 10 (22.73%) WPF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) Network Security
1 3 (6.82%) VLAN
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) PABX
2 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Power BI
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 10 (22.73%) Mercurial
1 10 (22.73%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) IT Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) IT Support
8 2 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) .NET
2 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (40.91%) RESTful
4 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 11 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (22.73%) NHibernate
6 10 (22.73%) WCF
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
6 10 (22.73%) WPF
6 10 (22.73%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.27%) Express
8 1 (2.27%) Java EE
8 1 (2.27%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) SUSE
5 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) MVC
3 20 (45.45%) Scrum
4 19 (43.18%) OO
5 18 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.00%) OOP
6 11 (25.00%) Web Development
7 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Kanban
7 10 (22.73%) MVVM
7 10 (22.73%) Use Case
8 9 (20.45%) ITIL
9 8 (18.18%) BDD
9 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (18.18%) TDD
9 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
10 5 (11.36%) Security Patching
11 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
11 3 (6.82%) ITSM
11 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) C#
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Groovy
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
1 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.55%) MCDST
1 2 (4.55%) MCP
1 2 (4.55%) MCSA
1 2 (4.55%) MCSE
1 2 (4.55%) MCTS
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
1 4 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Citrix
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia
5 1 (2.27%) Sun
5 1 (2.27%) Virgin Media
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