Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 43 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 19.20% 26.42% 27.67%
As % of the Vendors category 54.43% 73.68% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 52 83
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £39,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.59% -1.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,350 £28,438 £23,000
90th Percentile £54,950 £54,875 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +7.69%

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 79 76 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 35.27% 35.85% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 122
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £39,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £27,675 £27,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,544 £54,375 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) ITIL
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
4 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
5 16 (37.21%) Advertising
6 13 (30.23%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
6 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
7 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
8 11 (25.58%) Linux
8 11 (25.58%) SCCM
9 9 (20.93%) Project Management
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (18.60%) LAN
11 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
11 7 (16.28%) Office 365
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
12 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (11.63%) DHCP
13 5 (11.63%) DNS
13 5 (11.63%) Analytics
14 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
14 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
14 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 4 (9.30%) Degree
14 4 (9.30%) CCNA

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 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) LAN
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
1 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 16 (37.21%) Advertising
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Support Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Support Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) COM
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) iSeries
3 2 (4.65%) AS400
3 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.58%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) OS/400
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 4 (9.30%) OO
6 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security
7 3 (6.98%) Line Management
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Open Source
7 3 (6.98%) OWASP
7 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.65%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCNA
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) CBAP
3 2 (4.65%) IIBA
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) vCloud
3 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) Veeam
3 2 (4.65%) Cognos
3 2 (4.65%) Rapid7
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Intel
4 1 (2.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.33%) Meraki
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Sophos
4 1 (2.33%) Zerto