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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 42 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 24.00% 14.72% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 63.64% 49.15% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 7
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
66 59 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 37.71% 29.95% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 65 55 39
Median salary £45,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
3 28 (31.11%) Windows
4 26 (28.89%) Finance
5 24 (26.67%) .NET
6 23 (25.56%) Project Management
6 23 (25.56%) VMware
7 22 (24.44%) COM
8 21 (23.33%) SDLC
9 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 18 (20.00%) Advertising
10 18 (20.00%) MS Office
10 18 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 18 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (18.89%) C#
11 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
12 16 (17.78%) SQL
13 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (14.44%) ITIL
14 13 (14.44%) ISEB
15 12 (13.33%) Cisco
15 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
15 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
15 12 (13.33%) Coaching
15 12 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 11 (12.22%) QA
16 11 (12.22%) MVC
17 10 (11.11%) C

Microsoft
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 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.56%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) SAN
2 6 (6.67%) Firewall
3 5 (5.56%) LAN
3 5 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) Skype
5 2 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (1.11%) DNS
6 1 (1.11%) FTP
6 1 (1.11%) HTTP
6 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.11%) SMTP
6 1 (1.11%) SSL
6 1 (1.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
General
1 26 (28.89%) Finance
2 18 (20.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Consultant
6 9 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Applications Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) IT Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Senior Applications Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Head of Delivery
9 6 (6.67%) Head of IT
9 6 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) SQL DBA
10 5 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 22 (24.44%) COM
3 7 (7.78%) MSMQ
4 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.44%) SOAP
4 4 (4.44%) Web Services
5 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.33%) iSeries
4 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) AS400
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.11%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.11%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.56%) Project Management
3 21 (23.33%) SDLC
4 18 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 13 (14.44%) ITIL
6 12 (13.33%) Coaching
6 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 11 (12.22%) MVC
8 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 10 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (11.11%) DevOps
9 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.67%) BDD
10 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.67%) ERP
10 6 (6.67%) Scrum
10 6 (6.67%) TDD
11 5 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) C#
2 16 (17.78%) SQL
3 10 (11.11%) C
4 7 (7.78%) R
5 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.22%) VBA
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) ISEB
2 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.67%) CCA
4 6 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.67%) IIBA
4 6 (6.67%) MCSE
5 5 (5.56%) CBAP
6 3 (3.33%) MCP
6 3 (3.33%) MCSA
7 2 (2.22%) CCEA
7 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.11%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.22%) QA
3 10 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.00%) XenApp
4 7 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) VMware
2 12 (13.33%) Cisco
3 9 (10.00%) Citrix
4 7 (7.78%) Dell
5 5 (5.56%) Epicor
5 5 (5.56%) HP
5 5 (5.56%) JD Edwards
5 5 (5.56%) QAD
5 5 (5.56%) SAP
5 5 (5.56%) Veeam
6 2 (2.22%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.22%) IBM
6 2 (2.22%) Intel
6 2 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (1.11%) Apple
7 1 (1.11%) Avaya
7 1 (1.11%) NetApp
7 1 (1.11%) Vyatta