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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 48 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.82% 18.07% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 43.64% 41.10% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 2
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £28,106
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £20,500 £27,391
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £53,000 £28,821
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
110 73 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 50.00% 43.98% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 100 50 13
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £27,356
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +27.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 45 (52.94%) VMware
3 44 (51.76%) MS Excel
4 41 (48.24%) Active Directory
5 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (42.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (36.47%) MS Exchange
9 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
12 24 (28.24%) Finance
13 23 (27.06%) SAN
14 20 (23.53%) SQL
15 15 (17.65%) ITIL
15 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (16.47%) Cisco
16 14 (16.47%) Advertising
17 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
18 12 (14.12%) Degree
19 11 (12.94%) Citrix
19 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
20 10 (11.76%) Dell
20 10 (11.76%) Cognos
20 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
20 10 (11.76%) Firewall

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 31 (36.47%) MS Exchange
2 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Lync
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (51.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
3 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 10 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (10.59%) iSCSI
4 7 (8.24%) DHCP
4 7 (8.24%) DNS
5 4 (4.71%) VoIP
6 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) LAN
7 1 (1.18%) IPv4
7 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Advertising
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (22.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Project Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) DBA
7 6 (7.06%) Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.88%) Customer Services Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.53%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) COM
2 5 (5.88%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) SOAP
5 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) HTML5
5 2 (2.35%) REST
5 2 (2.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.18%) POCO
6 1 (1.18%) RESTful
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) EqualLogic
1 10 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) AS400
3 6 (7.06%) Replication
3 6 (7.06%) Clustering
4 4 (4.71%) Statistics
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Xbox
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.18%) Windows
2 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.35%) Android
7 2 (2.35%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) ITIL
2 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.06%) Change Control
6 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 5 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (5.88%) Coaching
7 5 (5.88%) BCP
7 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.88%) Security Management
7 5 (5.88%) MVC
8 4 (4.71%) Scrum
8 4 (4.71%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (3.53%) People Management
10 2 (2.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (2.35%) C++
4 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) VBA
5 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.12%) Degree
3 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (11.76%) MCITP
5 8 (9.41%) VCP5
5 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (8.24%) CCNP
7 4 (4.71%) CCNA
8 2 (2.35%) MCSE
9 1 (1.18%) MCP
9 1 (1.18%) ISEB
9 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.18%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (48.24%) Active Directory
2 36 (42.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (52.94%) VMware
2 14 (16.47%) Cisco
3 11 (12.94%) Citrix
4 10 (11.76%) Cognos
4 10 (11.76%) Dell
5 6 (7.06%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) Apple
8 1 (1.18%) BT
8 1 (1.18%) Avaya
8 1 (1.18%) Casewise
8 1 (1.18%) Green Hills
8 1 (1.18%) SonicWALL
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