The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 19.27% 17.82% 13.30%
As % of the Vendors category 47.44% 41.86% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 19
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 40.63% 42.57% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 37
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Newport

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Newport region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Microsoft 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.

1 34 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 25 (49.02%) Windows
3 22 (43.14%) VMware
4 21 (41.18%) SQL
5 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 17 (33.33%) Degree
7 16 (31.37%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
9 14 (27.45%) SAN
9 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
10 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (19.61%) MS Office
13 9 (17.65%) SLA
13 9 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (17.65%) Coaching
14 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
14 8 (15.69%) BCP
14 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (15.69%) Security Management
14 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity Planning
15 7 (13.73%) Cisco

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
3 9 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Line 500
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) SAN
2 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Analyst
1 11 (21.57%) Service Manager
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Customer Services Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.88%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.88%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) COM
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XHTML
4 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.96%) WCF
4 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Replication
1 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) EqualLogic
2 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (7.84%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.65%) Coaching
4 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity Planning
4 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.69%) Security Management
4 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
4 8 (15.69%) BCP
5 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.92%) ERP
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Web Development
9 1 (1.96%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCITP
5 3 (5.88%) VCP5
5 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.88%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) MCSD
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.96%) HND
7 1 (1.96%) MCSA
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) APMG
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) VMware
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco
3 5 (9.80%) Cognos
3 5 (9.80%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) Apple
4 4 (7.84%) Dell
5 2 (3.92%) Sage
6 1 (1.96%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Casewise
6 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
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