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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.04% 22.87% 18.67%
As % of the Vendors category 45.45% 45.26% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 26
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
77 95 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 39.69% 50.53% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72 91 57
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (35.21%) MS Excel
3 22 (30.99%) MS Office
3 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (29.58%) VMware
4 21 (29.58%) Data Modelling
4 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.17%) ISEB
6 19 (26.76%) SQL
6 19 (26.76%) Finance
7 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
8 16 (22.54%) Cisco
8 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
9 15 (21.13%) .NET
10 14 (19.72%) ITIL
10 14 (19.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
11 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
11 13 (18.31%) Advertising
12 12 (16.90%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (14.08%) CCNA
14 10 (14.08%) C#
14 10 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (12.68%) VCP5
15 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (35.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (30.99%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) LAN
2 4 (5.63%) DHCP
2 4 (5.63%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Firewall
2 4 (5.63%) Intranet
3 3 (4.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.41%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) QlikView
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Advertising
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Business Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.27%) Developer
5 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) DBA
6 5 (7.04%) QA Leader
6 5 (7.04%) QA Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) COM
3 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.04%) MSMQ
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.23%) WSH
6 2 (2.82%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) iSeries
1 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.63%) AS400
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.23%) CESG
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.63%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) OS/400
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Data Modelling
3 18 (25.35%) Business Analysis
4 14 (19.72%) ITIL
4 14 (19.72%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.90%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) SDLC
6 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
7 6 (8.45%) Coaching
7 6 (8.45%) Defect Management
7 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.45%) MVC
7 6 (8.45%) Performance Testing
7 6 (8.45%) Web Development
8 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.04%) ETL
8 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.04%) Test Management
8 5 (7.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) C#
3 8 (11.27%) C
4 5 (7.04%) R
5 3 (4.23%) C++
5 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) ISEB
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.08%) CCNA
3 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (12.68%) CCNP
4 9 (12.68%) VCP5
5 7 (9.86%) MCITP
6 6 (8.45%) CCA
6 6 (8.45%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (8.45%) Degree
6 6 (8.45%) ISTQB
7 3 (4.23%) HNC
7 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.23%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) VMware
2 16 (22.54%) Cisco
3 6 (8.45%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) Dell
5 3 (4.23%) Apple
5 3 (4.23%) Blue Coat
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 3 (4.23%) HP
5 3 (4.23%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.23%) Riverbed
5 3 (4.23%) Splunk
6 2 (2.82%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.82%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.82%) Sophos
7 1 (1.41%) Acronis
7 1 (1.41%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.41%) Sage
7 1 (1.41%) Veeam
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