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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
North Wales / Wrexham
Rank 2 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 40.00% 8.33% 14.71%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 10.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
3 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 60.00% 83.33% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 19
Median salary £29,000 £21,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.88% -42.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

The demand trend of job ads across the Wrexham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Wrexham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) SAP