Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 47 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 -23 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.46% 1.06% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.15% 5.26% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +68.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £51,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,750 £36,625
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +4.48%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 107 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 28.46% 20.11% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 105 38 23
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +38.46%
10th Percentile £29,405 £21,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £56,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,434
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.23% +1.24%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in West Wales

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in West Wales

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in West Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in West Wales

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
Swansea -6 13 £40,000 -23.81%
Microsoft Certification
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Management
4 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
4 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (53.85%) Migration
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) MCSA
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
4 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (53.85%) Mimecast
4 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) SCSM
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (46.15%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) SCOM
6 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Mimecast
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 2 (15.38%) Replication
5 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Management
2 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
2 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) Incident Management
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Application Performance Management
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Email Management
4 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (38.46%) IT Strategy
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (23.08%) Email Filtering
5 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
1 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
2 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
1 6 (46.15%) SCSM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
3 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) AppDynamics
5 3 (23.08%) DevExpress
6 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 2 (15.38%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat