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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 18 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.68% 9.03% 7.91%
As % of the Vendors category 15.15% 38.24% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £36,646 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.15% +22.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,150 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
33 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 24.26% 23.61% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 38
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,700 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £50,000
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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Clustering
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) XML
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.00%) IBM
5 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.00%) UNIX
5 7 (25.00%) Sybase
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
5 7 (25.00%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (21.43%) MSTest
6 6 (21.43%) MVVM
6 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (21.43%) Moq
6 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (21.43%) Ninject

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) FileNet
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) DVB
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MSTest
1 6 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (21.43%) Moq
1 6 (21.43%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
1 8 (28.57%) XML
1 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (21.43%) Ninject
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (21.43%) Spring.NET
3 6 (21.43%) WCF
3 6 (21.43%) WPF
3 6 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (21.43%) WinForms
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) XSLT
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XHTML
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (14.29%) DTV
4 3 (10.71%) STB
5 1 (3.57%) EPoS
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) RIA
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (21.43%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Scrum
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (21.43%) MVVM
3 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 6 (21.43%) Kanban
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (21.43%) VB
4 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Clojure
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSD
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) VCP5
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Sybase
4 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) Red Gate
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