Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 57 118 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 21.59% 33.15% 24.54%
As % of the Vendors category 51.35% 59.90% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 110 110
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,675 £25,575
90th Percentile £49,500 £45,000 £55,400
South Wales median annual salary £36,500 £34,625 £33,000
% change year-on-year +5.42% +4.92% -5.71%

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 111 197 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 42.05% 55.34% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 108 186 157
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,575 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,825 £57,500 £63,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% +4.29%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (40.35%) VMware
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
5 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 19 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 18 (31.58%) ITIL
8 17 (29.82%) SCCM
8 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
11 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (22.81%) SQL
11 13 (22.81%) Finance
12 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
13 11 (19.30%) DHCP
13 11 (19.30%) DNS
13 11 (19.30%) Advertising
14 10 (17.54%) Linux
15 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (15.79%) ETL
16 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
16 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (14.04%) SDLC
17 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
17 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
17 7 (12.28%) VPN
17 7 (12.28%) VoIP
18 6 (10.53%) SLA
18 6 (10.53%) .NET

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 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Office 365
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DHCP
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) VoIP
2 7 (12.28%) VPN
3 6 (10.53%) Wireless
4 5 (8.77%) LAN
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) Intranet
5 2 (3.51%) IPv4
5 2 (3.51%) VLAN
5 2 (3.51%) VSAN
5 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.75%) SAN
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.51%) Cloudant
5 2 (3.51%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Consultant
1 15 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
2 12 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 8 (14.04%) Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Support
4 8 (14.04%) Support Consultant
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Support
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Support Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (10.53%) Deskside Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Deskside Support
6 6 (10.53%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.75%) Fintech
6 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (15.79%) ETL
4 8 (14.04%) SDLC
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 5 (8.77%) Data Engineering
6 5 (8.77%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.02%) Data Security
7 4 (7.02%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.26%) High Availability
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) VMware
2 5 (8.77%) Tableau
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.75%) Veeam