Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 23 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 6.99% 3.16% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.21% 8.39% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 16
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% -2.78%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 95 155 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 28.88% 37.71% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 146 149
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,525 £22,000 £25,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £49,000
South Wales median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -2.70%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

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

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newport over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) MCSE
2 20 (86.96%) SAN
2 20 (86.96%) VMware
2 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (82.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (82.61%) Hyper-V
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (78.26%) XenApp
4 18 (78.26%) Office 365
4 18 (78.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (78.26%) Citrix
4 18 (78.26%) CCA
4 18 (78.26%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Advertising
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.70%) CCNA
7 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) MCSA
8 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
8 1 (4.35%) LAN

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 18 (78.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Consultant
2 19 (82.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Trainee
4 1 (4.35%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
2 1 (4.35%) Facilities Management
2 1 (4.35%) High Availability
2 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
2 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) MCSE
2 19 (82.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (78.26%) CCA
3 18 (78.26%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (82.61%) Hyper-V
3 18 (78.26%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Meraki
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp