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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South Wales / Newport
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 50 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 24.15% 20.11% 21.58%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 50.72% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 39
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £58,700 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
75 69 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 36.23% 39.66% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 88
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of job ads across the Newport region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 43 (40.57%) SQL
2 42 (39.62%) SQL Server
3 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
5 33 (31.13%) Windows
5 33 (31.13%) .NET
6 32 (30.19%) Waterfall
7 28 (26.42%) Finance
8 26 (24.53%) T-SQL
8 26 (24.53%) C#
9 25 (23.58%) ITIL
9 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
10 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET
11 22 (20.75%) SDLC
12 21 (19.81%) VMware
13 20 (18.87%) MS Office
13 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
13 20 (18.87%) Windows Server
14 19 (17.92%) HTML
14 19 (17.92%) CSS
14 19 (17.92%) Advertising
14 19 (17.92%) jQuery
15 17 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (16.04%) Ajax
15 17 (16.04%) XML
15 17 (16.04%) XSLT
16 16 (15.09%) ISEB
17 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (13.21%) Degree
18 14 (13.21%) Business Analysis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (6.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Epicor Tropos
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) G Suite
2 2 (1.89%) IaaS
2 2 (1.89%) PaaS
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) SAN
2 8 (7.55%) Firewall
3 7 (6.60%) LAN
4 6 (5.66%) SSL
4 6 (5.66%) VPN
5 5 (4.72%) IPsec
5 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.72%) WAN
5 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.89%) VoIP
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.94%) DHCP
7 1 (0.94%) FTP
7 1 (0.94%) HTTP
7 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) Skype
7 1 (0.94%) SMTP
7 1 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.94%) Biml
9 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.94%) Hudson
2 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.94%) Maven
2 1 (0.94%) Selenium
2 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.94%) Subversion
2 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (26.42%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Advertising
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Analyst
2 27 (25.47%) Developer
3 16 (15.09%) Support Analyst
4 15 (14.15%) .NET Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Applications Support
5 14 (13.21%) IT Manager
6 13 (12.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (10.38%) Applications Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Consultant
7 11 (10.38%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.55%) .NET Applications Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Administrator
9 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (6.60%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Development Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.13%) .NET
2 23 (21.70%) ASP.NET
3 19 (17.92%) CSS
3 19 (17.92%) HTML
3 19 (17.92%) jQuery
4 17 (16.04%) Ajax
4 17 (16.04%) XML
4 17 (16.04%) XSLT
5 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.55%) COM
7 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.83%) WCF
8 2 (1.89%) Web Services
9 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.94%) Java EE
9 1 (0.94%) Java SE
9 1 (0.94%) MDX
9 1 (0.94%) RESTful
9 1 (0.94%) Spring
9 1 (0.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) iSeries
2 6 (5.66%) Fintech
3 5 (4.72%) Statistics
4 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.94%) EPoS
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Windows
2 20 (18.87%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.66%) Linux
4 6 (5.66%) Unix
5 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (1.89%) VyOS
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.19%) Waterfall
3 25 (23.58%) ITIL
4 22 (20.75%) SDLC
5 14 (13.21%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Incident Management
6 12 (11.32%) MVC
7 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.55%) People Management
8 8 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.60%) Project Management
9 7 (6.60%) Service Management
9 7 (6.60%) Software Testing
9 7 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (6.60%) Validation
10 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) SQL
2 26 (24.53%) C#
2 26 (24.53%) T-SQL
3 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.49%) C
5 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.89%) Java
7 2 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) ISEB
2 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (11.32%) MCSE
4 11 (10.38%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (8.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.60%) CCA
6 7 (6.60%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (4.72%) MCSA
8 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.60%) QA
3 5 (4.72%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.60%) XenApp
5 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.83%) vSphere
6 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (2.83%) Nagios
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (1.89%) vRealize
3 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) VMware
2 7 (6.60%) Citrix
3 6 (5.66%) IBM
4 3 (2.83%) Avaya
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco
4 3 (2.83%) Epicor
4 3 (2.83%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.83%) NetApp
4 3 (2.83%) QAD
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) Cognos
5 2 (1.89%) Dell
5 2 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.89%) Intel
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle
5 2 (1.89%) Splunk
5 2 (1.89%) Vyatta
6 1 (0.94%) HP
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