Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Mid Wales 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 18 November 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
Wales > Mid Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 28 72 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Mid Wales 30.11% 52.94% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 45.16% 72.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 3
Mid Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,300 £43,750 £35,950
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.80% -1.43% +2.94%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Mid Wales.

All Vendors
Mid Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62 100 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Mid Wales 66.67% 73.53% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 3
Mid Wales median annual salary £51,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £29,450 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £43,750 £38,700
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Mid Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Mid Wales

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Mid Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Mid Wales

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Mid Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Mid Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Mid Wales

Microsoft
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 within the Mid Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ceredigion -10 20 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Powys +4 8 £42,500 +54.55% 1
Microsoft
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Mid Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (39.29%) Proactive Management
5 9 (32.14%) Service Management
5 9 (32.14%) ITSM
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 9 (32.14%) C#
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (25.00%) SLA
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (25.00%) Power BI
7 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (25.00%) User Experience
7 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap

Microsoft
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 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) Power BI
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) CRM Architect
5 1 (3.57%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.57%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (21.43%) RESTful
3 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.00%) User Experience
3 6 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (21.43%) Tandem
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.14%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (7.14%) VLE
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Proactive Management
4 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) ITSM
4 9 (32.14%) Service Management
5 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (21.43%) BDD
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 5 (17.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (17.86%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) Runbook
8 5 (17.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) X++
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCITP
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 4 (14.29%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Veeam
2 4 (14.29%) Veritas
2 4 (14.29%) VMware