Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 28 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
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 14 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 59 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 15.73% 23.62% 12.94%
As % of the Vendors category 40.69% 90.91% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 8
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +70.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,775 £26,125 £17,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £42,500 £41,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +70.00% -20.00%

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 Swansea.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 145 33 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 38.67% 25.98% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 135 33 20
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,250 £18,425
90th Percentile £57,946 £42,500 £82,500
West Wales median annual salary £44,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -9.33% +50.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Swansea

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Swansea

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Swansea over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) .NET
3 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
4 23 (38.98%) C#
4 23 (38.98%) MVC
5 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
7 19 (32.20%) Windows
8 16 (27.12%) ITIL
8 16 (27.12%) SCCM
9 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.42%) VMware
10 14 (23.73%) Service Delivery
10 14 (23.73%) SQL
10 14 (23.73%) Performance Management
10 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (20.34%) HTML
12 12 (20.34%) CSS
12 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
12 12 (20.34%) Project Management
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (18.64%) Application Performance Management
14 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
14 10 (16.95%) ServiceNow
14 10 (16.95%) OO
14 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (16.95%) Java

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 6 (10.17%) IIS
1 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (10.17%) Office 365
5 4 (6.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) DHCP
1 8 (13.56%) DNS
1 8 (13.56%) GSM
2 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
2 3 (5.08%) SNMP
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
1 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (40.68%) Developer
3 19 (32.20%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Team Leader
9 4 (6.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) .NET
2 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (20.34%) CSS
4 12 (20.34%) HTML
5 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.17%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (6.78%) RESTful
8 4 (6.78%) WinForms
9 3 (5.08%) CSS3
9 3 (5.08%) HTML5
9 3 (5.08%) jQuery
9 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.08%) XML
10 2 (3.39%) Java EE
10 2 (3.39%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.17%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.08%) Clustering
4 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 8 (13.56%) Unix
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.39%) CentOS
7 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) MVC
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Performance Management
4 14 (23.73%) Service Delivery
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
6 12 (20.34%) Project Management
7 11 (18.64%) Application Performance Management
8 10 (16.95%) OO
8 10 (16.95%) Scrum
9 9 (15.25%) Analytics
9 9 (15.25%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (13.56%) ITSM
11 6 (10.17%) Business Continuity
11 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
11 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
11 6 (10.17%) SEO
11 6 (10.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
6 8 (13.56%) C++
6 8 (13.56%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.39%) Groovy
9 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCSA
3 3 (5.08%) MCP
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.69%) MCDST
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.08%) XenApp
5 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) SCCM
2 8 (13.56%) CA Spectrum
3 7 (11.86%) Ansible
3 7 (11.86%) Puppet
3 7 (11.86%) SCSM
3 7 (11.86%) Terraform
4 5 (8.47%) ZABBIX
5 4 (6.78%) SCOM
5 4 (6.78%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.39%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.39%) WSUS
7 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) VMware
2 10 (16.95%) ServiceNow
3 8 (13.56%) BMC
3 8 (13.56%) CA
3 8 (13.56%) Clearswift
3 8 (13.56%) LogRhythm
4 7 (11.86%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) McAfee
6 3 (5.08%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.08%) DevExpress
7 2 (3.39%) Apple
7 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.39%) Veritas
8 1 (1.69%) Alterian
8 1 (1.69%) HP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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