Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 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.

Microsoft
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 46 78 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 22.55% 26.44% 19.68%
As % of the Vendors category 62.16% 60.47% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 79 80
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,563 £22,500 £25,963
90th Percentile £56,750 £50,000 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.10% +10.00% -12.16%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newport.

All Vendors
Newport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74 129 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.27% 43.73% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 66 121 159
Newport median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,313 £22,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £60,250
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +4.17%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (41.30%) Finance
1 19 (41.30%) VMware
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Advertising
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
5 14 (30.43%) ITIL
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
7 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 11 (23.91%) SAN
9 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.74%) Citrix
10 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.57%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (19.57%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
11 8 (17.39%) XenApp
11 8 (17.39%) iSCSI
11 8 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (17.39%) Presales
11 8 (17.39%) Skype
11 8 (17.39%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) LAN
12 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
13 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
13 6 (13.04%) Mentoring

Microsoft
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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) SAN
2 9 (19.57%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (17.39%) iSCSI
3 8 (17.39%) Skype
4 7 (15.22%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (2.17%) DHCP
7 1 (2.17%) DNS
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
7 1 (2.17%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.52%) Biml
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.35%) Ingres
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.17%) Power BI
7 1 (2.17%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Business Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) COM
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) Ajax
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.17%) CakePHP
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) Sass
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) iSeries
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (17.39%) Presales
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 5 (10.87%) Analytics
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (6.52%) ETL
8 3 (6.52%) ETL Development
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) VMware
2 10 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Cognos
4 3 (6.52%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Actian
5 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 2 (4.35%) McAfee
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Intel
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com