Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 117 100 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 32.59% 23.98% 18.02%
As % of the Vendors category 58.21% 62.11% 60.68%
Number of salaries quoted 112 104 71
Newport median annual salary £37,000 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.73% +12.14% -11.95%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,075 £29,421
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,300 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% +4.35%

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 201 161 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 55.99% 38.61% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 193 150 108
Newport median annual salary £39,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £45,863
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 79 (67.52%) Windows
2 59 (50.43%) VMware
3 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (35.90%) Office 365
5 41 (35.04%) Hyper-V
5 41 (35.04%) Active Directory
5 41 (35.04%) Windows Server
6 40 (34.19%) ITIL
7 37 (31.62%) Citrix
8 36 (30.77%) XenApp
8 36 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (26.50%) SQL
10 27 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (21.37%) Linux
12 23 (19.66%) SAN
12 23 (19.66%) Windows 7
13 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
13 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Office
13 22 (18.80%) Windows 10
14 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
15 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (17.09%) Advertising
16 18 (15.38%) iSeries
16 18 (15.38%) XenDesktop
16 18 (15.38%) CCA
16 18 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
16 18 (15.38%) IBM
16 18 (15.38%) MCSE

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 36 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 17 (14.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 10 (8.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.27%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.56%) IIS
9 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 42 (35.90%) Office 365
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.27%) IaaS
3 5 (4.27%) PaaS
4 4 (3.42%) SaaS
5 3 (2.56%) G Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.66%) SAN
2 16 (13.68%) DNS
3 14 (11.97%) DHCP
4 10 (8.55%) Firewall
4 10 (8.55%) HTTP
5 7 (5.98%) LAN
6 6 (5.13%) Skype
6 6 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.27%) WAN
8 4 (3.42%) Internet
9 3 (2.56%) Network Security
10 2 (1.71%) BGP
10 2 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.71%) IPv4
10 2 (1.71%) IPv6
10 2 (1.71%) OSPF
10 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.71%) VLAN
10 2 (1.71%) VPN
11 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.42%) Big Data
4 4 (3.42%) Data Lake
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.42%) OLAP
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.56%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.56%) Ingres
5 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.71%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (5.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (17.09%) Advertising
2 16 (13.68%) Finance
3 8 (6.84%) Retail
4 5 (4.27%) Marketing
5 4 (3.42%) Automotive
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.71%) Electronics
7 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Consultant
2 22 (18.80%) IT Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (16.24%) Analyst
4 19 (16.24%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 17 (14.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (12.82%) IT Support
7 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Desktop Support
9 9 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (6.84%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (6.84%) Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) WebSphere Consultant
11 6 (5.13%) WebSphere Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) CRM Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Desktop Support Team Leader
12 5 (4.27%) Desktop Team Leader
12 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.97%) .NET
2 12 (10.26%) Web Services
3 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (6.84%) Middleware
4 8 (6.84%) WCF
4 8 (6.84%) WinForms
4 8 (6.84%) WPF
5 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.56%) XML
6 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.71%) React
6 2 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) iSeries
2 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.56%) AS400
4 3 (2.56%) LPAR
4 3 (2.56%) PKI
4 3 (2.56%) User Experience
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 79 (67.52%) Windows
2 41 (35.04%) Windows Server
3 36 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.37%) Linux
5 23 (19.66%) Windows 7
6 22 (18.80%) Windows 10
6 22 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (14.53%) Windows 8
8 13 (11.11%) OS/400
9 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (7.69%) Unix
11 3 (2.56%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.85%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) ITIL
2 13 (11.11%) DevOps
3 12 (10.26%) CRM
4 11 (9.40%) Coaching
5 10 (8.55%) MVC
5 10 (8.55%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (6.84%) Data Transformation
6 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.98%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.98%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.13%) People Management
9 5 (4.27%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.27%) Identity Management
10 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.42%) ETL
10 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.50%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
3 10 (8.55%) Python
4 6 (5.13%) C#
5 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.42%) C
7 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.56%) RPG
8 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.38%) CCA
3 18 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (15.38%) MCSE
4 8 (6.84%) Degree
4 8 (6.84%) VCP5
5 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.42%) CCENT
6 4 (3.42%) CCNA
6 4 (3.42%) GNVQ
6 4 (3.42%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.71%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.53%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (35.04%) Active Directory
2 41 (35.04%) Hyper-V
3 36 (30.77%) XenApp
4 18 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 17 (14.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Nagios
2 4 (3.42%) SCCM
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) VMware
2 37 (31.62%) Citrix
3 18 (15.38%) IBM
4 12 (10.26%) Splunk
5 6 (5.13%) Dell
5 6 (5.13%) Intel
6 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 3 (2.56%) Actian
7 3 (2.56%) Google
7 3 (2.56%) NetApp
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle
8 2 (1.71%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.71%) EMC
8 2 (1.71%) SAP
9 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.85%) Talend
9 1 (0.85%) Veeam
9 1 (0.85%) Vyatta