Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 44 62 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 23.04% 22.55% 23.75%
As % of the Vendors category 57.89% 47.69% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 90
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -20.00% +23.24%
10th Percentile £27,650 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £46,750 £60,250
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -9.72%

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 76 130 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 39.79% 47.27% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 128 154
Newport median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,250 £22,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) ITIL
4 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
5 16 (36.36%) Finance
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
8 11 (25.00%) Advertising
8 11 (25.00%) Project Management
8 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (18.18%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (15.91%) Citrix
12 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (13.64%) SCCM
13 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco
13 6 (13.64%) SAN
13 6 (13.64%) LAN
13 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (11.36%) ETL

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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.82%) Office 365
4 2 (4.55%) IaaS
4 2 (4.55%) PaaS
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LAN
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.09%) Skype
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.55%) IPv4
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) VLAN
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) VoIP
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) VSAN
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.82%) Biml
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.55%) Ingres
6 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.27%) SAS EBI
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Consultant
2 10 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (9.09%) Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.82%) Business Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Support Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) REST
2 1 (2.27%) Sass
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) iSeries
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) Analytics
7 5 (11.36%) CRM
7 5 (11.36%) ETL
7 5 (11.36%) High Availability
7 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (9.09%) Presales
8 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 3 (6.82%) Data Security
9 3 (6.82%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (6.82%) SDLC
9 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Citrix
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Tableau
5 3 (6.82%) Cognos
5 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.55%) Actian
6 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.55%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.55%) Ivanti
6 2 (4.55%) McAfee
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds