The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Mid Wales with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wales / Mid Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Mid Wales 5.56% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Mid Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Mid Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 37 8 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Mid Wales 68.52% 44.44% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £45,000 £27,000 £19,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% +36.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £19,950 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Mid Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Mid Wales citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Mid Wales

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Mid Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Mid Wales

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Mid Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Mid Wales region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Ceredigion - 3 - -
Microsoft Certification
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Mid Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
3 11 (73.33%) Service Management
3 11 (73.33%) ITSM
4 9 (60.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) MCITP
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (20.00%) Office 365
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (20.00%) Skype
8 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) Veeam

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Mid Wales 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 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
1 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Storage Support Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITSM
1 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
1 11 (73.33%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) MCITP
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Veeam
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas