Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Microsoft
South Wales > Caerphilly
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 5 1
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly 25.40% 30.77% 52.31%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 40.00% 61.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 29
Caerphilly median annual salary £28,750 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £19,000 £25,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £44,750 £41,350 £75,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -9.72% +2.86%

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Caerphilly
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 20 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 69.84% 76.92% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 45
Caerphilly median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £20,800 £25,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,225 £75,000
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Caerphilly

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Caerphilly

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Caerphilly over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) MCP
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
6 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (18.75%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) PPTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (18.75%) MCP
4 3 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) MCSA
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore