The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 21.88% 13.33% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 30.43% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £32,500 £28,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
North Wales

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

Vendors Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 71.88% 13.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £28,125 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wrexham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wrexham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wrexham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wrexham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham region citing Microsoft 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.

1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Lync
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) CCSP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) RIP
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Trainer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCT
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCSP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCIP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCDA
1 1 (8.33%) CCDP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Mitel
2 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
Wrexham
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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