The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 85 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.05% 12.52% 22.20%
As % of the Vendors category 59.44% 30.63% 62.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 90
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,860 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Tyne and Wear

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

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 222 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.73% 40.88% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 105 196 134
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,220 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
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 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.

1 92 (50.83%) SQL Server
2 80 (44.20%) .NET
3 74 (40.88%) MS Excel
4 71 (39.23%) C#
5 65 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (32.60%) SQL
7 55 (30.39%) ASP.NET
8 54 (29.83%) Windows
9 43 (23.76%) JavaScript
10 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (20.99%) SharePoint
12 35 (19.34%) HTML
13 32 (17.68%) MVC
14 31 (17.13%) .NET Framework
14 31 (17.13%) ITIL
14 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (16.57%) CSS
15 30 (16.57%) MS Office
15 30 (16.57%) IBM
16 29 (16.02%) T-SQL
17 28 (15.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (14.92%) OO
18 27 (14.92%) Active Directory
19 25 (13.81%) CRM
20 24 (13.26%) MS Exchange
21 23 (12.71%) VB
22 22 (12.15%) IIS
22 22 (12.15%) Ajax
23 21 (11.60%) WCF
23 21 (11.60%) Analytics

Microsoft
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 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (20.99%) SharePoint
2 24 (13.26%) MS Exchange
3 22 (12.15%) IIS
4 15 (8.29%) SAS
5 14 (7.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (7.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (7.18%) Alfresco
6 13 (7.18%) Documentum
7 12 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (5.52%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (5.52%) CMS
9 9 (4.97%) Lync
10 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (2.76%) Umbraco
11 5 (2.76%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 74 (40.88%) MS Excel
2 30 (16.57%) MS Office
3 15 (8.29%) SPSS
4 7 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.08%) Office 365
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.66%) SaaS
3 3 (1.66%) Heroku
4 1 (0.55%) Yammer
4 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) SAN
1 8 (4.42%) Firewall
2 6 (3.31%) NAS
3 5 (2.76%) LAN
3 5 (2.76%) WAN
3 5 (2.76%) DHCP
3 5 (2.76%) HTTP
3 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.76%) DNS
4 4 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.66%) SSL
6 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.55%) Internet
7 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (50.83%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (8.29%) Pentaho
3 15 (8.29%) QlikView
4 9 (4.97%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.87%) Base SAS
5 7 (3.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.21%) VLDB
8 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.66%) MySQL
10 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (11.05%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.73%) Moq
3 14 (7.73%) NUnit
4 9 (4.97%) MSTest
4 9 (4.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.76%) JIRA
5 5 (2.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.10%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.10%) Selenium
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (10.50%) Finance
2 3 (1.66%) Advertising
2 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (1.66%) Financial Institution
2 3 (1.66%) Retail
3 2 (1.10%) Local Government
3 2 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (0.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Back Office
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) French Language
4 1 (0.55%) German Language
4 1 (0.55%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (40.33%) Developer
2 28 (15.47%) .NET Developer
3 20 (11.05%) Consultant
4 15 (8.29%) Architect
5 13 (7.18%) Software Developer
6 12 (6.63%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.63%) SharePoint Developer
7 11 (6.08%) Web Developer
8 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.52%) Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (4.97%) DBA
9 9 (4.97%) Support Engineer
9 9 (4.97%) SQL DBA
10 8 (4.42%) Field Engineer
10 8 (4.42%) SAS BI Consultant
10 8 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Development Manager
11 7 (3.87%) SQL Server DBA
12 5 (2.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (44.20%) .NET
2 55 (30.39%) ASP.NET
3 35 (19.34%) HTML
4 31 (17.13%) .NET Framework
5 30 (16.57%) CSS
6 22 (12.15%) Ajax
7 21 (11.60%) WCF
8 20 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (9.39%) jQuery
10 12 (6.63%) WPF
11 11 (6.08%) Entity Framework
12 10 (5.52%) WinForms
12 10 (5.52%) Web Services
13 9 (4.97%) Spring.NET
13 9 (4.97%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (4.97%) Ninject
13 9 (4.97%) Unity DI Container
14 7 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (3.31%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.29%) Visualisation
3 11 (6.08%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.97%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.66%) Clustering
6 3 (1.66%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.10%) W3C
7 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Statistics
8 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Blog
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.83%) Windows
2 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.97%) Linux
6 8 (4.42%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.42%) UNIX
7 6 (3.31%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.68%) MVC
3 31 (17.13%) ITIL
4 28 (15.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (14.92%) OO
6 25 (13.81%) CRM
7 21 (11.60%) Analytics
8 20 (11.05%) Scrum
9 19 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (9.39%) Project Management
10 17 (9.39%) Business Analysis
10 17 (9.39%) Open Source
10 17 (9.39%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (8.29%) Business Analytics
12 14 (7.73%) Web Development
12 14 (7.73%) Content Management
13 13 (7.18%) Document Management
13 13 (7.18%) TDD
14 12 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (6.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.23%) C#
2 59 (32.60%) SQL
3 43 (23.76%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.02%) T-SQL
5 23 (12.71%) VB
6 15 (8.29%) Python
6 15 (8.29%) R
7 13 (7.18%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.42%) VB6
9 5 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.21%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.55%) C++
11 1 (0.55%) Java
11 1 (0.55%) VBA
11 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.05%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.94%) MCP
4 17 (9.39%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.73%) DV Cleared
6 13 (7.18%) Degree
7 9 (4.97%) MCTS
7 9 (4.97%) MCAD
7 9 (4.97%) MCSD
8 7 (3.87%) MCSE
9 6 (3.31%) MCSA
10 5 (2.76%) MCDST
11 4 (2.21%) CCNA
11 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.10%) MCITP
13 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
13 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.52%) SLA
2 6 (3.31%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.66%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (14.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.87%) XenApp
5 6 (3.31%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.76%) XenServer
7 2 (1.10%) NFS
7 2 (1.10%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (16.57%) IBM
2 18 (9.94%) VMware
3 16 (8.84%) EMC
4 15 (8.29%) Business Objects
4 15 (8.29%) Cognos
4 15 (8.29%) Tableau
5 14 (7.73%) Oracle
5 14 (7.73%) OpenText
6 10 (5.52%) Cisco
7 9 (4.97%) Citrix
8 8 (4.42%) Teradata
8 8 (4.42%) Cloudera
9 6 (3.31%) NetApp
9 6 (3.31%) Reuters
9 6 (3.31%) Bloomberg
9 6 (3.31%) Fidessa
10 4 (2.21%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.66%) HP
12 2 (1.10%) Google
12 2 (1.10%) EPiServer
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