The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 44 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 22.34% 6.43% 12.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.58% 50.00% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 18
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,396
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Operating Systems Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 29.95% 12.86% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 37
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Windows
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Newport region.

Windows Salary Trend in Newport

Windows
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Newport region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 57 (57.00%) VMware
2 45 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 44 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
5 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (29.00%) MS Exchange
9 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.00%) Linux
12 20 (20.00%) Degree
13 18 (18.00%) Hyper-V
13 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
14 17 (17.00%) Cisco
14 17 (17.00%) SAN
15 16 (16.00%) Finance
16 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (13.00%) AS400
17 13 (13.00%) IBM
17 13 (13.00%) .NET
18 12 (12.00%) Firewall
18 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
19 11 (11.00%) SQL
19 11 (11.00%) DHCP
19 11 (11.00%) DNS
20 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
20 10 (10.00%) Dell
20 10 (10.00%) C#

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (29.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (27.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (8.00%) IIS
6 5 (5.00%) Apache
7 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) SAN
2 12 (12.00%) Firewall
3 11 (11.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.00%) DHCP
4 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (8.00%) VoIP
5 8 (8.00%) HTTP
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.00%) SNMP
7 1 (1.00%) IPv4
7 1 (1.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JMeter
1 2 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Administrator
3 14 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) SQL DBA
10 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) DBA
11 4 (4.00%) Technical Support
11 4 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.00%) XML
3 8 (8.00%) JSON
3 8 (8.00%) HTML
4 3 (3.00%) COM
5 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) AS400
2 10 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 10 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) IPTV
5 1 (1.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (21.00%) Linux
5 9 (9.00%) OS/400
6 7 (7.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.00%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.00%) UNIX
11 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (8.00%) ITIL
3 7 (7.00%) Time Management
4 5 (5.00%) Scrum
5 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.00%) SDLC
6 2 (2.00%) Workflow
6 2 (2.00%) Coaching
6 2 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.00%) TDD
6 2 (2.00%) Test-First Development
6 2 (2.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.00%) BDD
6 2 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.00%) SOA
6 2 (2.00%) Service Management
6 2 (2.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.00%) ITSM
7 1 (1.00%) Project Management
7 1 (1.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.00%) C#
2 10 (10.00%) Java
3 9 (9.00%) C++
4 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.00%) VCP5
4 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.00%) CCNA
6 3 (3.00%) MCSE
6 3 (3.00%) MCITP
7 2 (2.00%) MCP
7 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 57 (57.00%) VMware
2 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.00%) Cisco
4 13 (13.00%) IBM
5 10 (10.00%) Dell
5 10 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (5.00%) Oracle
7 3 (3.00%) HP
7 3 (3.00%) Veeam
7 3 (3.00%) CommVault
8 2 (2.00%) Red Gate
8 2 (2.00%) Citrix
9 1 (1.00%) Nortel
9 1 (1.00%) Lotus
9 1 (1.00%) Coverity
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