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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 14 14 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 60 64 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.08% 11.45% 21.84%
As % of the Vendors category 56.07% 28.83% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 91
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
107 222 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.88% 39.71% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 90 174 137
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,180 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 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 83 (51.88%) SQL Server
2 77 (48.13%) .NET
3 68 (42.50%) C#
4 66 (41.25%) MS Excel
5 62 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (33.13%) ASP.NET
7 45 (28.13%) SQL
8 41 (25.63%) Windows
9 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
10 36 (22.50%) MVC
11 32 (20.00%) SharePoint
12 31 (19.38%) HTML
13 30 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (18.13%) IBM
15 27 (16.88%) MS Office
15 27 (16.88%) .NET Framework
16 25 (15.63%) CSS
16 25 (15.63%) VB
17 24 (15.00%) T-SQL
17 24 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (15.00%) Scrum
17 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (14.38%) ITIL
18 23 (14.38%) OO
18 23 (14.38%) MS Exchange
19 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
19 21 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (12.50%) Analytics
21 19 (11.88%) Visual Studio
21 19 (11.88%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 32 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (14.38%) MS Exchange
3 18 (11.25%) IIS
4 15 (9.38%) SAS
5 13 (8.13%) Documentum
5 13 (8.13%) Alfresco
6 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (6.25%) CMS
7 10 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.13%) Umbraco
9 5 (3.13%) Orchard CMS
10 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.50%) Lync
11 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.25%) Sitefinity
12 2 (1.25%) DNN
Applications
1 66 (41.25%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.88%) MS Office
3 15 (9.38%) SPSS
4 6 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.63%) MS Project
6 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.75%) Office 365
3 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.88%) SaaS
3 3 (1.88%) Heroku
4 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) SAN
1 7 (4.38%) NAS
2 6 (3.75%) Firewall
3 5 (3.13%) LAN
3 5 (3.13%) WAN
3 5 (3.13%) HTTP
4 4 (2.50%) DHCP
4 4 (2.50%) DNS
4 4 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.88%) SSL
5 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.25%) Internet
6 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (51.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (9.38%) Pentaho
3 15 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (9.38%) QlikView
4 9 (5.63%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (4.38%) Base SAS
6 6 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.50%) VLDB
9 3 (1.88%) MySQL
10 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (11.88%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.00%) Moq
3 16 (10.00%) NUnit
4 11 (6.88%) MSTest
4 11 (6.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.50%) JIRA
7 3 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.25%) Subversion
9 1 (0.63%) Selenium
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.63%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 17 (10.63%) Finance
2 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.25%) Advertising
3 2 (1.25%) Banking
3 2 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) French Language
4 1 (0.63%) German Language
4 1 (0.63%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (44.38%) Developer
2 30 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 20 (12.50%) Consultant
4 15 (9.38%) Architect
5 14 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.13%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (5.00%) SAS BI Consultant
10 8 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Development Manager
12 6 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.75%) Field Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) Administrator
13 5 (3.13%) Senior Manager
13 5 (3.13%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (48.13%) .NET
2 53 (33.13%) ASP.NET
3 31 (19.38%) HTML
4 27 (16.88%) .NET Framework
5 25 (15.63%) CSS
6 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (11.88%) WCF
8 18 (11.25%) Ajax
9 17 (10.63%) jQuery
10 12 (7.50%) WPF
11 11 (6.88%) Spring.NET
11 11 (6.88%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (6.88%) Ninject
11 11 (6.88%) Entity Framework
11 11 (6.88%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (6.25%) WinForms
12 10 (6.25%) Web Services
13 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Visualisation
1 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (6.88%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.50%) Clustering
4 4 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) W3C
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.63%) Windows
2 12 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.63%) Linux
5 7 (4.38%) UNIX
6 6 (3.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.50%) MVC
3 30 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (15.00%) Scrum
5 23 (14.38%) ITIL
5 23 (14.38%) OO
6 20 (12.50%) Analytics
7 19 (11.88%) Dependency Injection
8 18 (11.25%) CRM
8 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
9 17 (10.63%) Open Source
10 15 (9.38%) Business Analytics
10 15 (9.38%) Project Management
11 14 (8.75%) Web Development
11 14 (8.75%) TDD
11 14 (8.75%) Content Management
11 14 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.13%) Document Management
13 11 (6.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 68 (42.50%) C#
2 45 (28.13%) SQL
3 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.63%) VB
5 24 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 15 (9.38%) Python
6 15 (9.38%) R
7 8 (5.00%) VB6
8 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) Java
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.88%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.75%) DV Cleared
5 13 (8.13%) MCP
6 12 (7.50%) Degree
7 6 (3.75%) MCSA
8 5 (3.13%) MCAD
8 5 (3.13%) MCSD
8 5 (3.13%) MCSE
8 5 (3.13%) MCTS
9 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.88%) CCNA
9 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.63%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.63%) MCDST
10 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (3.13%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 21 (13.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.13%) XenApp
4 5 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.88%) XenServer
6 2 (1.25%) NFS
6 2 (1.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (18.13%) IBM
2 16 (10.00%) VMware
3 15 (9.38%) Cognos
3 15 (9.38%) Tableau
4 14 (8.75%) EMC
4 14 (8.75%) OpenText
5 13 (8.13%) Oracle
6 9 (5.63%) Citrix
6 9 (5.63%) Cisco
7 8 (5.00%) Teradata
7 8 (5.00%) Cloudera
8 6 (3.75%) Reuters
8 6 (3.75%) Bloomberg
8 6 (3.75%) Fidessa
9 4 (2.50%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.88%) NetApp
11 2 (1.25%) HP
11 2 (1.25%) EPiServer
11 2 (1.25%) Ektron
12 1 (0.63%) Tradeweb
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