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 28 June 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.

Microsoft
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 32 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 26.89% 27.23% 17.65%
As % of the Vendors category 65.31% 65.00% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 35
Median salary £33,348 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.89% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £29,421
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £57,775 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  

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 49 80 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 41.18% 41.88% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 96 162 145
Median salary £37,500 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.47% +31.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,250 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,375 £42,500 £62,275
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 35 (46.05%) Windows
2 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.89%) VMware
4 23 (30.26%) .NET
4 23 (30.26%) Office 365
5 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (28.95%) ITIL
6 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 18 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
8 18 (23.68%) C#
8 18 (23.68%) Citrix
8 18 (23.68%) MVC
9 17 (22.37%) Finance
9 17 (22.37%) XenApp
10 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
11 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (18.42%) SAN
12 13 (17.11%) Web Services
12 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
12 13 (17.11%) SDLC
13 12 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (15.79%) CCA
13 12 (15.79%) Citrix Certification

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 18 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.26%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) IaaS
3 3 (3.95%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) SAN
2 5 (6.58%) Internet
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) NAS
5 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.32%) VoIP
5 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.32%) Biml
8 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.32%) Ingres
8 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.32%) Power BI
8 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.32%) Maven
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Advertising
3 5 (6.58%) Automotive
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Consultant
3 15 (19.74%) .NET Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 9 (11.84%) Applications Support
6 9 (11.84%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) IT Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.58%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) IT Support
8 5 (6.58%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (17.11%) Web Services
4 12 (15.79%) XML
5 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (14.47%) HTML
5 11 (14.47%) jQuery
6 6 (7.89%) CSS
6 6 (7.89%) WCF
7 5 (6.58%) Ajax
7 5 (6.58%) WPF
7 5 (6.58%) XSLT
8 4 (5.26%) WinForms
9 3 (3.95%) .NET Core
9 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.63%) React
10 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) iSeries
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.32%) EPoS
4 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.05%) Windows
2 22 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.16%) Linux
5 6 (7.89%) Windows 10
5 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.95%) Unix
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.32%) AIX
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) MVC
4 13 (17.11%) SDLC
5 10 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.16%) CRM
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
7 7 (9.21%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.58%) TDD
10 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.95%) Analytics
11 3 (3.95%) Change Control
11 3 (3.95%) Microservices
11 3 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 18 (23.68%) C#
2 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) C
6 1 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) CCA
1 12 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
1 12 (15.79%) MCSE
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.89%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) GNVQ
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (22.37%) XenApp
4 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.58%) VirtualBox
5 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.95%) Docker
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.32%) vRealize
1 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) VMware
2 18 (23.68%) Citrix
3 5 (6.58%) IBM
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco
4 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Google
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Veeam
6 1 (1.32%) Acronis
6 1 (1.32%) Actian
6 1 (1.32%) arcserve
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) Cognos
6 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.32%) Infor
6 1 (1.32%) MAPICS
6 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.32%) Splunk
6 1 (1.32%) Xamarin