The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 9 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.73% 5.51% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 13.54% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 9
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newport
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 96 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 35.03% 40.68% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 85 46
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Newport

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newport.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 22 (95.65%) MCSE
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
1 22 (95.65%) Hyper-V
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 20 (86.96%) Office 365
4 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (73.91%) SAN
5 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (73.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (73.91%) VMware
6 15 (65.22%) XenApp
6 15 (65.22%) Citrix
6 15 (65.22%) CCA
6 15 (65.22%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 7 (30.43%) MCSA
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (21.74%) SSL
9 5 (21.74%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Retail
9 5 (21.74%) IPsec

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) IPsec
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) SSL
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Consultant
1 15 (65.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Help Desk Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) High Availability
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) ETL
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) MCSE
2 17 (73.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (65.22%) CCA
3 15 (65.22%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (30.43%) MCSA
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (8.70%) CCNA
7 2 (8.70%) CCNP
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Hyper-V
2 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (65.22%) XenApp
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki