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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.15% - 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.60% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  

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 West Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 2 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 22.28% 3.33% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 41 2 8
Median salary £37,500 £27,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.13% -14.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £25,550 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £45,500 £29,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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
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 3 months to 28 June 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
Swansea - 8 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft Certification
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Management
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) MCP
4 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET

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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Mimecast
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) WinForms
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Email Filtering
5 2 (18.18%) Email Management
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOrch
1 3 (27.27%) SCSM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) DevExpress
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
4 1 (9.09%) HP
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