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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 27 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 13.43% 14.29% 7.39%
As % of the Vendors category 52.94% 46.75% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £25,500 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £41,500
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
51 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 25.37% 30.56% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 44
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 8 (25.00%) MS Office
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
9 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (15.63%) Coaching
10 5 (15.63%) SLA
10 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
10 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (15.63%) C#
10 5 (15.63%) .NET
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Clustering
10 5 (15.63%) Replication
10 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.50%) Android
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
11 4 (12.50%) Advertising

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) MS Office
3 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Line 500
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) NUnit
1 2 (6.25%) MSTest
1 2 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Service Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Customer Services Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.50%) COM
3 3 (9.38%) WCF
4 2 (6.25%) WPF
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Spring.NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (6.25%) Ninject
4 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
5 1 (3.13%) XHTML
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Replication
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (15.63%) Coaching
4 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.50%) Security Management
4 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) BCP
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Kanban
6 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
3 2 (6.25%) MCSD
4 1 (3.13%) HND
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) VCP5
4 1 (3.13%) APMG
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) CCA
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Cognos
2 4 (12.50%) Apple
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Sage
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Casewise
5 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.13%) Red Gate
Newport, Gwent
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago