The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wrexham 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 3 months to 30 March 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
North Wales / Wrexham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wrexham 12.50% - 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £21,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 Wrexham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wrexham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3 11 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wrexham 37.50% 64.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 16
Median salary £36,000 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.90% -24.13%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wrexham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wrexham citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wrexham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Wrexham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wrexham 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) SAP