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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 25 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.13% 2.65% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.57% 7.69% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £34,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,200 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,661 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -3.61%
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
74 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 34.91% 34.39% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66 56 30
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (78.95%) MCSA
3 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (68.42%) Dell
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
6 11 (57.89%) EqualLogic
6 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 11 (57.89%) Cisco
6 11 (57.89%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
8 9 (47.37%) SolarWinds
9 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
9 8 (42.11%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (36.84%) SAN
10 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
11 6 (31.58%) Citrix
11 6 (31.58%) CCA
11 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (31.58%) XenApp
11 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (31.58%) IaaS
12 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (21.05%) Office 365
13 3 (15.79%) NAS
13 3 (15.79%) CCNA

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) IaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) Skype
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) EqualLogic
2 10 (52.63%) Data Centre
3 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Email Filtering
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (78.95%) MCSA
3 6 (31.58%) CCA
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCP
5 2 (10.53%) CCEA
6 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
6 1 (5.26%) MCTS
6 1 (5.26%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (31.58%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
1 2 (10.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Dell
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 9 (47.37%) SolarWinds
5 8 (42.11%) Dell Compellent
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
9 2 (10.53%) HP
9 2 (10.53%) Veeam