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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 5.56% 13.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 26.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
15 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 83.33% 52.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 0
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle