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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 14 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 8.75% 10.53% 7.59%
As % of the Vendors category 36.84% 44.44% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 12
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £29,400 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
38 45 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 23.75% 23.68% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 44
Average salary £35,150 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.36% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 23 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) VB
7 6 (23.08%) MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) WinForms
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) NUnit
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) WPF
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (23.08%) Kanban
7 6 (23.08%) Spring.NET
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (23.08%) MSTest
7 6 (23.08%) MVVM
7 6 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (15.38%) MS Office
4 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Line 500
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) NUnit
1 6 (23.08%) MSTest
1 6 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (23.08%) Moq
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
1 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Customer Services Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 6 (23.08%) WinForms
2 6 (23.08%) WCF
2 6 (23.08%) WPF
2 6 (23.08%) Spring.NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
2 6 (23.08%) Ninject
2 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) COM
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) STB
4 1 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
1 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
2 6 (23.08%) Scrum
2 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Kanban
2 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (23.08%) MVVM
2 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
3 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Security Management
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 3 (11.54%) BCP
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
4 6 (23.08%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSD
4 1 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) VCP5
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Sage
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.85%) Red Gate
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