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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 39 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.75% 4.35% 9.03%
As % of the Vendors category 67.24% 16.67% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 12
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £33,896
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,750 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
58 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 27.88% 26.09% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 32
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 35 (47.95%) Finance
3 27 (36.99%) VMware
4 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
5 25 (34.25%) MS Office
6 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
7 23 (31.51%) Business Analysis
8 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (20.55%) SQL
12 15 (20.55%) ISEB
13 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
14 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
14 13 (17.81%) Test Scripting
15 12 (16.44%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (16.44%) Waterfall
15 12 (16.44%) IBM
16 11 (15.07%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (15.07%) SAN
16 11 (15.07%) Linux
16 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (15.07%) Degree
17 10 (13.70%) ITIL
17 10 (13.70%) AS400
18 9 (12.33%) Migration
18 9 (12.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 25 (34.25%) MS Office
2 23 (31.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) Firewall
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
4 2 (2.74%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) IPv4
5 1 (1.37%) HTTP
5 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.11%) JMeter
3 3 (4.11%) Maven
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 35 (47.95%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Advertising
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Analyst
2 23 (31.51%) Business Analyst
3 12 (16.44%) Administrator
4 11 (15.07%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Financial Business Analyst
8 7 (9.59%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Business Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
12 2 (2.74%) DBA
12 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) COM
4 3 (4.11%) REST
5 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.74%) SOAP
6 1 (1.37%) XML
6 1 (1.37%) XSD
6 1 (1.37%) XSLT
6 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.37%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) AS400
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Statistics
3 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.11%) iSeries
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.07%) Linux
6 9 (12.33%) OS/400
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Business Analysis
2 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.18%) Data Modelling
4 13 (17.81%) Test Scripting
5 12 (16.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (16.44%) Waterfall
6 11 (15.07%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL
8 9 (12.33%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
10 5 (6.85%) Change Control
11 4 (5.48%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.11%) BCP
12 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.11%) Regression Testing
12 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
12 3 (4.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.85%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) ISEB
2 11 (15.07%) Degree
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (12.33%) VCP5
4 4 (5.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CCNP
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCITP
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.74%) vSphere
4 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) VMware
2 12 (16.44%) IBM
3 3 (4.11%) HP
3 3 (4.11%) Dell
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco
4 2 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (2.74%) Kaspersky
4 2 (2.74%) Veeam
4 2 (2.74%) Acronis
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) Sophos
5 1 (1.37%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Dell Compellent
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
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