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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 105 66 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.07% 14.22% 20.62%
As % of the Vendors category 34.65% 47.48% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 87 62 78
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £23,295 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
303 139 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 52.15% 29.96% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 224 130 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 80 (47.34%) MS Excel
2 70 (41.42%) SQL Server
3 68 (40.24%) .NET
4 65 (38.46%) C#
5 56 (33.14%) ASP.NET
6 50 (29.59%) SQL
7 41 (24.26%) HTML
7 41 (24.26%) ITIL
8 40 (23.67%) CSS
9 36 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (18.93%) MS Office
11 31 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (18.34%) SharePoint
11 31 (18.34%) Windows
12 28 (16.57%) Active Directory
12 28 (16.57%) Ajax
12 28 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (15.38%) Degree
13 26 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 24 (14.20%) MVC
15 22 (13.02%) Advertising
16 21 (12.43%) MCDST
16 21 (12.43%) Project Management
17 20 (11.83%) Finance
17 20 (11.83%) .NET Framework
17 20 (11.83%) jQuery
17 20 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (10.65%) Cisco
18 18 (10.65%) CRM
19 17 (10.06%) VMware

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 31 (18.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.37%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.59%) WordPress
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 80 (47.34%) MS Excel
2 32 (18.93%) MS Office
3 6 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.37%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.92%) Firewall
2 7 (4.14%) DNS
2 7 (4.14%) DHCP
3 6 (3.55%) SAN
4 4 (2.37%) Intranet
4 4 (2.37%) Extranet
5 3 (1.78%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.18%) LAN
6 2 (1.18%) WAN
6 2 (1.18%) Internet
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.59%) PBX
7 1 (0.59%) VoIP
7 1 (0.59%) DECT
7 1 (0.59%) HTTP
7 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (41.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.33%) MySQL
5 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (13.02%) Advertising
2 20 (11.83%) Finance
3 5 (2.96%) Marketing
3 5 (2.96%) Retail
4 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Local Government
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (39.05%) Developer
2 33 (19.53%) Analyst
3 32 (18.93%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.43%) Support Engineer
5 19 (11.24%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.28%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Support Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Consultant
8 10 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.73%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.73%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.55%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.55%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.55%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Team Leader
13 5 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (40.24%) .NET
2 56 (33.14%) ASP.NET
3 41 (24.26%) HTML
4 40 (23.67%) CSS
5 28 (16.57%) Ajax
6 20 (11.83%) .NET Framework
6 20 (11.83%) jQuery
7 14 (8.28%) WCF
8 13 (7.69%) WinForms
8 13 (7.69%) XML
8 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (5.33%) HTML5
10 8 (4.73%) XHTML
11 7 (4.14%) SOAP
11 7 (4.14%) Web Services
12 6 (3.55%) JSON
12 6 (3.55%) WPF
12 6 (3.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (2.37%) LINQ
13 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.10%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.96%) Replication
4 5 (2.96%) Clustering
5 4 (2.37%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.78%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.78%) Animation
7 2 (1.18%) DTV
7 2 (1.18%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.18%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.59%) Social Media
8 1 (0.59%) Wiki
8 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.34%) Windows
2 16 (9.47%) Linux
3 12 (7.10%) UNIX
4 8 (4.73%) Windows XP
4 8 (4.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.37%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.59%) CentOS
10 1 (0.59%) Android
10 1 (0.59%) Debian
10 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.26%) ITIL
2 31 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.20%) MVC
4 21 (12.43%) Project Management
5 18 (10.65%) CRM
6 13 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 12 (7.10%) OO
8 11 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (5.92%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (5.33%) Web Development
10 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.14%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.55%) ERP
12 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (2.96%) Functional Testing
13 5 (2.96%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (2.96%) Time Management
13 5 (2.96%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.46%) C#
2 50 (29.59%) SQL
3 26 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.28%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.10%) VB
6 11 (6.51%) VB.NET
7 8 (4.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.96%) PHP
8 5 (2.96%) Java
8 5 (2.96%) C++
9 3 (1.78%) VB6
10 2 (1.18%) PHP5
11 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.59%) XAML
11 1 (0.59%) Python
11 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.38%) Degree
3 21 (12.43%) MCDST
4 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.78%) PMP
6 3 (1.78%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.78%) MCSD
7 2 (1.18%) CCNP
7 2 (1.18%) CCNA
7 2 (1.18%) CCDP
7 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) VTSP
8 1 (0.59%) MCSE
8 1 (0.59%) MCSA
8 1 (0.59%) MCT
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 28 (16.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.10%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.37%) XenApp
5 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.18%) vSphere
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.59%) XenServer
7 1 (0.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) SCCM
2 5 (2.96%) WSUS
3 4 (2.37%) ZENworks
4 3 (1.78%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.78%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.18%) SCOM
5 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (10.65%) Cisco
2 17 (10.06%) VMware
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle
3 13 (7.69%) HP
4 9 (5.33%) Citrix
5 6 (3.55%) NetApp
6 5 (2.96%) Apple
6 5 (2.96%) IBM
7 4 (2.37%) Dell
8 3 (1.78%) EMC
8 3 (1.78%) Adobe
8 3 (1.78%) SAP
9 2 (1.18%) Progress
9 2 (1.18%) Zend
10 1 (0.59%) Sencha
10 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £300 - £310 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Trinity Mirror Plc
Salary: Competitive + 25 days holiday, pension and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 6 days ago