The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
South Wales / Newport
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 47 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 27.33% 14.57% 23.62%
As % of the Vendors category 60.26% 38.54% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 45
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £28,800 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78 96 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 45.35% 37.80% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 95
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,398 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Newport

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Newport

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Newport over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 46 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 43 (43.88%) SQL
2 43 (43.88%) MS Excel
3 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (33.67%) Windows
5 31 (31.63%) .NET
6 29 (29.59%) T-SQL
7 27 (27.55%) Finance
8 26 (26.53%) C#
9 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET
10 24 (24.49%) VMware
10 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
11 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 21 (21.43%) Office 365
13 20 (20.41%) jQuery
13 20 (20.41%) HTML
13 20 (20.41%) ITIL
13 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (20.41%) Advertising
13 20 (20.41%) SDLC
14 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (18.37%) Hyper-V
15 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
15 18 (18.37%) MCSE
15 18 (18.37%) CSS
15 18 (18.37%) MS Office
16 17 (17.35%) XML
16 17 (17.35%) MVC
17 16 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft
Top Related 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 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (43.88%) MS Excel
2 18 (18.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) G Suite
2 2 (2.04%) IaaS
2 2 (2.04%) PaaS
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) SAN
2 6 (6.12%) LAN
2 6 (6.12%) WAN
3 5 (5.10%) Firewall
3 5 (5.10%) IPsec
3 5 (5.10%) SSL
3 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.10%) VPN
4 2 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.02%) Skype
5 1 (1.02%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.02%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Biml
8 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.04%) Maven
3 2 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 20 (20.41%) Advertising
3 6 (6.12%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Developer
2 22 (22.45%) Analyst
3 19 (19.39%) Consultant
4 15 (15.31%) .NET Developer
5 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 11 (11.22%) Applications Support
6 11 (11.22%) IT Manager
6 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Business Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Business Consultant
10 5 (5.10%) Help Desk Manager
11 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.63%) .NET
2 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET
3 20 (20.41%) HTML
3 20 (20.41%) jQuery
4 18 (18.37%) CSS
5 17 (17.35%) XML
6 15 (15.31%) Ajax
6 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (15.31%) XSLT
7 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.10%) Web Services
8 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.08%) WCF
9 2 (2.04%) Java EE
9 2 (2.04%) Java SE
9 2 (2.04%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (2.04%) Play Framework
9 2 (2.04%) REST
9 2 (2.04%) RESTful
9 2 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) iSeries
2 6 (6.12%) Fintech
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.02%) EPoS
5 1 (1.02%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.67%) Windows
2 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (16.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.08%) Linux
5 3 (3.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.04%) Unix
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.02%) Android
7 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
3 20 (20.41%) ITIL
3 20 (20.41%) SDLC
4 17 (17.35%) MVC
5 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 12 (12.24%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.16%) Scrum
8 8 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.14%) Validation
10 6 (6.12%) TDD
11 5 (5.10%) Analytics
11 5 (5.10%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (5.10%) Project Management
11 5 (5.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.88%) SQL
2 29 (29.59%) T-SQL
3 26 (26.53%) C#
4 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.10%) C
5 5 (5.10%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.06%) Java
6 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.37%) MCSE
3 13 (13.27%) CCA
3 13 (13.27%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (13.27%) Degree
3 13 (13.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (12.24%) ISEB
5 11 (11.22%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.10%) MCSA
7 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.37%) Hyper-V
3 13 (13.27%) XenApp
4 2 (2.04%) Docker
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.04%) vRealize
3 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) VMware
2 13 (13.27%) Citrix
3 7 (7.14%) IBM
4 4 (4.08%) Cisco
5 3 (3.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.04%) Avaya
6 2 (2.04%) Cognos
6 2 (2.04%) Epicor
6 2 (2.04%) Google
6 2 (2.04%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle
6 2 (2.04%) QAD
7 1 (1.02%) Acronis
7 1 (1.02%) arcserve
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.02%) Veeam
7 1 (1.02%) Xamarin
Newport, Gwent
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago