The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 52 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.65% 3.93% 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.11% 13.55% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 10
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £18,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 155 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.01% 28.97% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 123 129 89
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
Tyne and Wear

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 April 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 April 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 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) MCTS
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) MCSE
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (40.00%) MCITP
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) MCP
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 5 (25.00%) NHibernate
7 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) LINQ
7 5 (25.00%) Games
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) NUnit
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
7 5 (25.00%) MonoRail
7 5 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (25.00%) MCAD
7 5 (25.00%) MCSD
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) NUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 5 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 5 (25.00%) LINQ
3 5 (25.00%) MonoRail
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) AS400
1 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Celerra
1 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
1 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (25.00%) Scrum
1 5 (25.00%) TDD
1 5 (25.00%) MVC
1 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCTS
2 8 (40.00%) MCITP
2 8 (40.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) MCP
4 5 (25.00%) MCAD
4 5 (25.00%) MCSD
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) RHCE
6 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) OCMJEA
6 1 (5.00%) HP AIS
6 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
6 1 (5.00%) HP MASE
6 1 (5.00%) VCDX
6 1 (5.00%) NCDA
6 1 (5.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Salary negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago