The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 20 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.70% 5.70% 9.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.61% 18.03% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 13
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Qualifications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 45.88% 31.61% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 39
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,280 £35,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newport region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 10 (55.56%) CCNA
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) VCP5
7 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) MCITP
8 7 (38.89%) Dell
8 7 (38.89%) MCSA
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
9 6 (33.33%) CCNP
9 6 (33.33%) CCA
9 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (27.78%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
11 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
11 4 (22.22%) Finance

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
3 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
4 3 (16.67%) AS400
4 3 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) OS/400
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (50.00%) VCP5
4 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) MCSA
5 6 (33.33%) CCA
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (22.22%) MCSE
7 3 (16.67%) A+ Certification
7 3 (16.67%) MCTS
7 3 (16.67%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) Splunk