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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 36 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 31 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.37% 3.36% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.58% 12.82% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 14
Average salary £21,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £34,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
187 117 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.41% 26.23% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 142 105 99
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (65.00%) ITIL
3 23 (57.50%) MCDST
4 22 (55.00%) MS Office
5 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (27.50%) C#
7 11 (27.50%) .NET
8 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 10 (25.00%) Windows
8 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (17.50%) MVC
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
12 5 (12.50%) IIS
12 5 (12.50%) CSS
12 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.50%) jQuery
12 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
12 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 4 (10.00%) SCCM
13 4 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
13 4 (10.00%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 5 (12.50%) IIS
1 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (55.00%) MS Office
2 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support
5 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 1 (2.50%) IT Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) Engagement Manager
9 1 (2.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) HTML5
7 2 (5.00%) CSS3
7 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.00%) SOAP
7 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) XML
7 2 (5.00%) XSD
7 2 (5.00%) WCF
7 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) iPhone
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) MVC
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.00%) Change Management
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) TDD
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) CRM
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
5 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.50%) UML
5 1 (2.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (2.50%) OO
5 1 (2.50%) Web Development
5 1 (2.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) MCDST
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 3 (7.50%) MCSD
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) MCTS
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) MCSE
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) MCT
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) XenApp
2 3 (7.50%) XenServer
3 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) ZENworks
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £300 - £310 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago