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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 116 53 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.02% 14.25% 21.21%
As % of the Vendors category 39.73% 49.53% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 104 49 85
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
292 107 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 57.94% 28.76% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 237 97 162
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 92 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 92 (44.44%) .NET
2 84 (40.58%) C#
3 81 (39.13%) MS Excel
4 68 (32.85%) ASP.NET
5 60 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (28.02%) SQL
7 54 (26.09%) CSS
8 51 (24.64%) ITIL
9 50 (24.15%) Windows
10 46 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 44 (21.26%) HTML
11 44 (21.26%) Ajax
11 44 (21.26%) JavaScript
11 44 (21.26%) Active Directory
12 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (20.29%) MVC
14 38 (18.36%) jQuery
15 35 (16.91%) .NET Framework
15 35 (16.91%) MS Office
16 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (13.53%) Project Management
18 27 (13.04%) Finance
19 26 (12.56%) CRM
19 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
20 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
21 24 (11.59%) WCF
21 24 (11.59%) MCDST
21 24 (11.59%) Degree
22 23 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 23 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.83%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.83%) IIS
4 10 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.90%) Lync
6 4 (1.93%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.48%) Node.js
9 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 35 (16.91%) MS Office
3 8 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.38%) MS Project
5 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (7.25%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.93%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.66%) Firewall
2 9 (4.35%) SAN
3 8 (3.86%) DHCP
3 8 (3.86%) Internet
3 8 (3.86%) DNS
4 4 (1.93%) Extranet
4 4 (1.93%) Intranet
4 4 (1.93%) LAN
4 4 (1.93%) WAN
5 3 (1.45%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.97%) DECT
7 1 (0.48%) PBX
7 1 (0.48%) VoIP
7 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.28%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.86%) MySQL
5 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.97%) MSTest
3 2 (0.97%) Moq
3 2 (0.97%) NUnit
4 1 (0.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.48%) ProC
General
1 27 (13.04%) Finance
2 19 (9.18%) Advertising
3 16 (7.73%) Retail
4 6 (2.90%) German Language
5 5 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (41.55%) Developer
2 38 (18.36%) .NET Developer
3 31 (14.98%) Support Engineer
4 27 (13.04%) Analyst
5 21 (10.14%) Consultant
6 16 (7.73%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.73%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.28%) Senior Developer
7 13 (6.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.31%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 10 (4.83%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.86%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) Field Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
11 6 (2.90%) IT Support
11 6 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (44.44%) .NET
2 68 (32.85%) ASP.NET
3 54 (26.09%) CSS
4 44 (21.26%) HTML
4 44 (21.26%) Ajax
5 38 (18.36%) jQuery
6 35 (16.91%) .NET Framework
7 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (11.59%) WCF
9 18 (8.70%) XML
10 17 (8.21%) Web Services
11 12 (5.80%) HTML5
12 11 (5.31%) WPF
12 11 (5.31%) WinForms
13 10 (4.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (3.86%) LINQ
15 7 (3.38%) XHTML
16 6 (2.90%) JSON
16 6 (2.90%) SOAP
16 6 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.80%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.42%) Replication
5 4 (1.93%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.93%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.45%) Robotics
6 3 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.45%) Statistics
7 2 (0.97%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.97%) DTV
7 2 (0.97%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.15%) Windows
2 16 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.80%) Linux
4 12 (5.80%) Windows XP
5 10 (4.83%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.86%) UNIX
7 6 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.42%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.93%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.64%) ITIL
2 43 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (20.29%) MVC
4 28 (13.53%) Project Management
5 26 (12.56%) CRM
6 21 (10.14%) OO
7 19 (9.18%) Waterfall
8 15 (7.25%) PRINCE2
9 12 (5.80%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.31%) Web Development
11 10 (4.83%) Time Management
12 9 (4.35%) Migration
13 8 (3.86%) Business Continuity
13 8 (3.86%) ERP
14 7 (3.38%) Change Management
14 7 (3.38%) Domain-Driven Design
14 7 (3.38%) Test Strategy
14 7 (3.38%) Test Management
14 7 (3.38%) MVVM
15 6 (2.90%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.58%) C#
2 58 (28.02%) SQL
3 44 (21.26%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.56%) T-SQL
5 20 (9.66%) VB
6 15 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.83%) C++
8 8 (3.86%) VB6
9 6 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.90%) Java
10 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.93%) PHP
11 4 (1.93%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.97%) PHP5
12 2 (0.97%) VBScript
13 1 (0.48%) C
13 1 (0.48%) Python
13 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.59%) MCDST
2 24 (11.59%) Degree
3 11 (5.31%) MCSD
4 7 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.90%) MCSE
5 6 (2.90%) MCSA
5 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.42%) CCNA
7 4 (1.93%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.45%) ACCA
8 3 (1.45%) CIPFA
8 3 (1.45%) CIMA
8 3 (1.45%) ICAEW
8 3 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.97%) VTSP
9 2 (0.97%) CCDP
9 2 (0.97%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.38%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 44 (21.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.66%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.38%) XenApp
5 6 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.42%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.93%) XenServer
7 4 (1.93%) vSphere
8 3 (1.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.48%) Samba
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) SCCM
1 6 (2.90%) SCVMM
2 4 (1.93%) ZENworks
2 4 (1.93%) WSUS
3 3 (1.45%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.45%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.97%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (11.11%) VMware
2 22 (10.63%) Cisco
3 19 (9.18%) Citrix
4 16 (7.73%) HP
5 10 (4.83%) NetApp
6 9 (4.35%) Oracle
7 7 (3.38%) EMC
8 5 (2.42%) Dell
8 5 (2.42%) IBM
9 4 (1.93%) SAP
9 4 (1.93%) Apple
10 3 (1.45%) Genesys
11 2 (0.97%) Zend
11 2 (0.97%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.48%) Sencha
12 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.48%) Progress
12 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + career growth, gym, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 22 days ago