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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 46 52 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 9 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.69% 2.32% 13.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.92% 10.23% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 44
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £34,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
79 88 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.32% 22.68% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 106
Median salary £29,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,462 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 23 (69.70%) Windows
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (66.67%) ITIL
2 22 (66.67%) MCSE
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
5 19 (57.58%) VMware
6 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 15 (45.45%) DHCP
6 15 (45.45%) DNS
7 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (30.30%) Office 365
10 10 (30.30%) Skype for Business
10 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (27.27%) Skype
12 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (24.24%) MCSA
12 8 (24.24%) MS Office
12 8 (24.24%) SCOM
13 7 (21.21%) PKI
13 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
13 7 (21.21%) Mobile Device Management
14 6 (18.18%) Degree

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (30.30%) Skype for Business
3 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.06%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
7 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) DHCP
1 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) Skype
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Wintel Support
3 8 (24.24%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
5 6 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Consultant
7 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Messaging Support
8 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Support Consultant
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (6.06%) Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.03%) LINQ
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) PKI
3 6 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) AS400
6 1 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.09%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (21.21%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Content Management
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.03%) High Availability
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) OOP
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (24.24%) MCSA
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) MCP
6 2 (6.06%) MCDST
6 2 (6.06%) MCITP
6 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) HND
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.03%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) MobileIron
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) Sophos
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Trend Micro
8 1 (3.03%) AppSense
8 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.03%) Fidessa
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.03%) Lotus
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) Reuters
8 1 (3.03%) Tripwire