Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 70 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 20.27% 25.93% 26.32%
As % of the Vendors category 46.88% 50.00% 62.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 103
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £34,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.52% -13.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,400 £22,500 £22,450
90th Percentile £55,150 £54,650 £58,500
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 96 140 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 43.24% 51.85% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 92 135 155
Newport median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -8.24% +21.43%
10th Percentile £28,275 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,700 £57,500 £60,150
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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
3 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 12 (26.67%) SQL
5 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
5 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.78%) SDLC
9 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (15.56%) .NET
9 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.33%) Citrix
10 6 (13.33%) Project Management
10 6 (13.33%) CRM
10 6 (13.33%) Advertising
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (13.33%) Office 365
11 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (11.11%) Tableau
11 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
11 5 (11.11%) SCCM
11 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Office 365
3 3 (6.67%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) SaaS
4 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) Intranet
3 2 (4.44%) IPv4
3 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) VLAN
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) VSAN
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.44%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SAS EBI
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Consultant
2 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.44%) COM
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) Sass
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) iSeries
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) SDLC
3 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.89%) Data Security
6 4 (8.89%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) High Availability
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
8 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CCNP
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) XenApp
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) IBM
3 5 (11.11%) Tableau
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) Ivanti
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee
5 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.22%) Veeam