The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 41 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 23 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.42% 1.66% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.83% 6.98% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 7
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,800 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.36% 23.76% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 90 112 88
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 44 (70.97%) Windows
2 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 32 (51.61%) SQL
4 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
5 22 (35.48%) MCSE
6 21 (33.87%) .NET
6 21 (33.87%) C#
7 18 (29.03%) T-SQL
7 18 (29.03%) IIS
7 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
8 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (27.42%) CRM
9 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
9 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (24.19%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) MCITP
11 14 (22.58%) HTML
11 14 (22.58%) OO
12 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 12 (19.35%) MySQL
12 12 (19.35%) MCP
13 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
13 11 (17.74%) MCSA
13 11 (17.74%) UNIX
13 11 (17.74%) CSS
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (16.13%) Visual Studio
14 10 (16.13%) MVC
15 9 (14.52%) MCTS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (29.03%) IIS
2 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
3 9 (14.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (14.52%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (14.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (9.68%) CMS
5 5 (8.06%) Orchard CMS
6 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.45%) Lync
6 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) NUnit
2 5 (8.06%) Moq
3 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) IT Technician
3 9 (14.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (11.29%) DBA
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (11.29%) SQL DBA
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Junior
6 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
3 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
4 14 (22.58%) HTML
5 11 (17.74%) CSS
6 9 (14.52%) WCF
6 9 (14.52%) Ajax
7 8 (12.90%) WinForms
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.06%) RESTful
9 5 (8.06%) WPF
9 5 (8.06%) Web Services
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
10 2 (3.23%) CSS3
10 2 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) CRM
1 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) OO
3 10 (16.13%) MVC
4 9 (14.52%) ITIL
4 9 (14.52%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (14.52%) ERP
5 6 (9.68%) Scrum
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) SDLC
8 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.23%) Validation
9 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 21 (33.87%) C#
3 18 (29.03%) T-SQL
4 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.84%) VB6
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) VB
6 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.23%) C
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
8 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) MCSE
2 15 (24.19%) Degree
3 14 (22.58%) MCITP
4 12 (19.35%) MCP
5 11 (17.74%) MCSA
6 9 (14.52%) MCAD
6 9 (14.52%) MCSD
6 9 (14.52%) MCTS
7 7 (11.29%) CCNA
7 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (8.06%) MCDST
9 1 (1.61%) MOS
9 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware ESX
2 4 (6.45%) XenApp
2 4 (6.45%) XenServer
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Altiris
5 1 (1.61%) Draytek
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.61%) OpenText
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