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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 28.00% 30.77% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 31.82% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £32,500 £28,875 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% -17.50%
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
22 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 88.00% 30.77% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wrexham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) WPF
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) RIP
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) WPF
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCT
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCSP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
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Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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