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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows 54 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 26.73% 11.39% 10.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.52% 66.67% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 10
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.28%
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
61 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 30.20% 17.09% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 19
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
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 17 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (66.30%) VMware
2 58 (63.04%) Active Directory
3 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
4 50 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (40.22%) MS Exchange
9 34 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (30.43%) MS Excel
12 25 (27.17%) Cisco
13 23 (25.00%) SAN
14 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 18 (19.57%) Firewall
16 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
17 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (13.04%) Finance
18 12 (13.04%) DNS
18 12 (13.04%) DHCP
19 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
19 11 (11.96%) Dell
19 11 (11.96%) Citrix
19 11 (11.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 11 (11.96%) EqualLogic
19 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Storage
19 11 (11.96%) VCP5
19 11 (11.96%) Cisco ASA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 37 (40.22%) MS Exchange
2 34 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.61%) IIS
5 5 (5.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.26%) Lync
7 2 (2.17%) Apache
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 28 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) SAN
2 18 (19.57%) Firewall
3 12 (13.04%) DHCP
3 12 (13.04%) DNS
4 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.96%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (10.87%) iSCSI
6 9 (9.78%) VoIP
7 5 (5.43%) LAN
8 4 (4.35%) WAN
9 1 (1.09%) SNMP
9 1 (1.09%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) IPv4
9 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.09%) Internet
9 1 (1.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.09%) JMeter
2 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Advertising
3 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (10.87%) Project Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Operations Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) COM
3 3 (3.26%) WPF
3 3 (3.26%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) EqualLogic
1 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (9.78%) AS400
3 4 (4.35%) DTV
3 4 (4.35%) IPTV
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.96%) Windows 2000 Server
5 9 (9.78%) Linux
6 6 (6.52%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.35%) OS/400
9 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.78%) ITIL
2 7 (7.61%) OOP
2 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
3 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
4 5 (5.43%) OOD
5 4 (4.35%) OO
5 4 (4.35%) People Management
6 3 (3.26%) MVC
6 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.26%) Time Management
7 2 (2.17%) Project Management
7 2 (2.17%) Service Management
8 1 (1.09%) SOA
8 1 (1.09%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.09%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.09%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.09%) BDD
8 1 (1.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) SQL
2 7 (7.61%) C++
3 4 (4.35%) C
3 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.26%) VBA
5 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.96%) VCP5
3 11 (11.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (11.96%) MCITP
4 8 (8.70%) CCNP
5 6 (6.52%) CCNA
6 5 (5.43%) Degree
7 4 (4.35%) MCSE
8 2 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (63.04%) Active Directory
2 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (66.30%) VMware
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
3 25 (27.17%) Cisco
4 11 (11.96%) Dell
4 11 (11.96%) Citrix
5 9 (9.78%) IBM
6 4 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle
8 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.09%) Nortel
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