Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 14 November 2018 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 > Torfaen
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 5 14
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 3.57% 27.03% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 64.52% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 12
Torfaen median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% +3.77%
10th Percentile £38,750 £20,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £48,350 £40,600
South Wales median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -5.71%

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 Torfaen.

All Vendors
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 12 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 21.43% 41.89% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 29
Torfaen median annual salary £47,500 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.74% -3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,050 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £50,700 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Torfaen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Torfaen

Microsoft
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Cwmbran -13 2 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Microsoft
South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Torfaen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAFe Agilist

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) SAFe Agilist
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware