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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 15.74% 14.77% 8.42%
As % of the Vendors category 49.28% 43.82% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
69 89 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 31.94% 33.71% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 33
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.95%

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 20 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 15 (37.50%) Degree
4 13 (32.50%) ITIL
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (25.00%) SAN
6 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (22.50%) MS Office
8 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (20.00%) SLA
8 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (20.00%) Coaching
9 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
9 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (17.50%) Security Management
9 7 (17.50%) BCP
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (12.50%) Windows 7

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Lync
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Line 500
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
1 10 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Customer Services Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) DBA
4 3 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) COM
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) XHTML
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
1 5 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.00%) Android
6 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (20.00%) Coaching
4 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) Security Management
4 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
4 7 (17.50%) BCP
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
3 2 (5.00%) MCSD
4 1 (2.50%) HND
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) VCP5
4 1 (2.50%) APMG
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) CCA
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (10.00%) Cognos
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Sage
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Casewise
4 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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