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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows 40 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.28% 5.06% 17.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 36.36% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 24
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £24,614
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
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
48 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 25.53% 13.92% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 47
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 24 (37.50%) VMware
4 23 (35.94%) Cisco
4 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
7 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 20 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (29.69%) Firewall
9 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
10 14 (21.88%) SAN
11 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (17.19%) VPN
12 11 (17.19%) ITIL
13 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.06%) CCNP
13 9 (14.06%) Citrix
13 9 (14.06%) Juniper
13 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
14 8 (12.50%) Dell
14 8 (12.50%) OOP
14 8 (12.50%) C++
14 8 (12.50%) SQL
14 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (32.81%) MS Exchange
2 20 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.69%) Lync
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.13%) Line 500
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) SAN
3 11 (17.19%) VPN
4 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (10.94%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (10.94%) iSCSI
7 6 (9.38%) LAN
8 5 (7.81%) WAN
9 2 (3.13%) VoIP
10 1 (1.56%) DHCP
10 1 (1.56%) SNMP
10 1 (1.56%) DNS
10 1 (1.56%) Internet
10 1 (1.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.81%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Project Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Service Support Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.69%) Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
1 5 (7.81%) COM
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) WPF
2 3 (4.69%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) MFC
4 1 (1.56%) HTML5
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.56%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) EqualLogic
1 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.81%) DTV
2 5 (7.81%) IPTV
3 4 (6.25%) EPoS
4 3 (4.69%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.81%) Mac OS
6 5 (7.81%) Android
7 3 (4.69%) Linux
8 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.56%) UNIX
9 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) OOP
2 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) Security Architecture
4 6 (9.38%) OOD
5 5 (7.81%) Change Control
6 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.25%) OO
6 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.69%) People Management
8 2 (3.13%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.56%) Network Management
9 1 (1.56%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C++
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) C
3 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.69%) VBA
5 2 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.06%) CCNP
4 8 (12.50%) MCITP
5 7 (10.94%) VCP5
5 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (9.38%) Degree
7 2 (3.13%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCSA
8 1 (1.56%) MCSD
8 1 (1.56%) HND
8 1 (1.56%) MCSE
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
8 1 (1.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 23 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (37.50%) VMware
3 23 (35.94%) Cisco
4 9 (14.06%) Citrix
4 9 (14.06%) Juniper
4 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.50%) Dell
6 5 (7.81%) Apple
7 2 (3.13%) Sage
8 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.56%) Lotus
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle
8 1 (1.56%) Cognos
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