The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Flintshire 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 3 months to 29 June 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
North Wales > Flintshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Flintshire 43.75% 100.00% 56.76%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Flintshire median annual salary £42,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.18% -1.42%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,300 £22,300
90th Percentile £46,000 £38,100 £100,000
North Wales median annual salary £27,747 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -26.00% +15.38%  

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 Flintshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Flintshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14 5 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Flintshire 87.50% 100.00% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 9
Flintshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -1.42%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £44,750 £100,000 £38,750
North Wales median annual salary £27,747 £27,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.89% -38.88%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Flintshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Flintshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Flintshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Flintshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Flintshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Deeside - 6 £35,000 -
Microsoft
North Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Flintshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) EDI
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Flintshire 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Support
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) EDI
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware