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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 73 77 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.18% 17.46% 21.01%
As % of the Vendors category 30.04% 46.95% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 92
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
243 164 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.86% 37.19% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 175 145 177
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 27 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (52.98%) MS Excel
2 57 (37.75%) .NET
3 52 (34.44%) C#
3 52 (34.44%) SQL Server
4 48 (31.79%) SQL
5 45 (29.80%) ASP.NET
6 35 (23.18%) MS Office
7 30 (19.87%) Windows
8 29 (19.21%) CSS
8 29 (19.21%) ITIL
9 28 (18.54%) SharePoint
10 25 (16.56%) HTML
10 25 (16.56%) Finance
10 25 (16.56%) Advertising
11 24 (15.89%) Degree
12 22 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (13.91%) JavaScript
14 18 (11.92%) Oracle
14 18 (11.92%) CRM
14 18 (11.92%) Project Management
14 18 (11.92%) Ajax
14 18 (11.92%) MVC
15 17 (11.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (11.26%) Waterfall
16 16 (10.60%) .NET Framework
16 16 (10.60%) PRINCE2
17 15 (9.93%) Linux
17 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (9.27%) PRINCE

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (18.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.66%) Lync
3 1 (0.66%) CMS
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.66%) WordPress
3 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 80 (52.98%) MS Excel
2 35 (23.18%) MS Office
3 14 (9.27%) MS Project
4 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.99%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.32%) Line 50
3 2 (1.32%) Sage MMS
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.66%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) Firewall
2 6 (3.97%) DHCP
2 6 (3.97%) DNS
2 6 (3.97%) SAN
3 1 (0.66%) Intranet
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) Extranet
3 1 (0.66%) FTP
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (34.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.96%) MySQL
5 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.66%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (16.56%) Finance
1 25 (16.56%) Advertising
2 6 (3.97%) Marketing
3 5 (3.31%) Retail
4 3 (1.99%) Billing
4 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Local Government
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 51 (33.77%) Developer
2 34 (22.52%) Analyst
3 25 (16.56%) .NET Developer
4 15 (9.93%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.27%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.27%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.30%) DBA
7 8 (5.30%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.64%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.97%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.97%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Technical Support
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
10 5 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.75%) .NET
2 45 (29.80%) ASP.NET
3 29 (19.21%) CSS
4 25 (16.56%) HTML
5 18 (11.92%) Ajax
6 16 (10.60%) .NET Framework
7 13 (8.61%) jQuery
8 12 (7.95%) WinForms
9 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.31%) HTML5
10 5 (3.31%) WCF
10 5 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (2.65%) JSON
11 4 (2.65%) XHTML
11 4 (2.65%) Web Services
11 4 (2.65%) WF
12 3 (1.99%) XML
13 2 (1.32%) SOAP
13 2 (1.32%) WPF
13 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.31%) Replication
2 5 (3.31%) Clustering
2 5 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.65%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.99%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.99%) Animation
4 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) DTV
6 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.66%) Wiki
6 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.87%) Windows
2 15 (9.93%) Linux
3 12 (7.95%) UNIX
4 8 (5.30%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.30%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.65%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.21%) ITIL
2 22 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (11.92%) MVC
3 18 (11.92%) CRM
3 18 (11.92%) Project Management
4 17 (11.26%) Waterfall
5 16 (10.60%) PRINCE2
6 15 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (9.27%) PRINCE
7 14 (9.27%) Matrix Management
8 11 (7.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (7.28%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.96%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.30%) ERP
11 6 (3.97%) TDD
12 5 (3.31%) Document Management
12 5 (3.31%) Test Management
12 5 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (2.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.44%) C#
2 48 (31.79%) SQL
3 21 (13.91%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.27%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.62%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.97%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.99%) PHP
7 3 (1.99%) Java
8 2 (1.32%) C++
8 2 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (0.66%) Python
9 1 (0.66%) XAML
9 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.66%) C
9 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Degree
2 22 (14.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.61%) PMP
3 13 (8.61%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.30%) MCDST
5 4 (2.65%) MCP
5 4 (2.65%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.99%) MCSD
7 1 (0.66%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) MCT
7 1 (0.66%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.66%) MCTS
7 1 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.66%) Samba
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) SCCM
2 5 (3.31%) WSUS
3 4 (2.65%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.32%) SCOM
4 2 (1.32%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (11.92%) Oracle
2 12 (7.95%) VMware
3 10 (6.62%) Cisco
4 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 5 (3.31%) Apple
5 3 (1.99%) HP
5 3 (1.99%) Adobe
6 2 (1.32%) Sun
6 2 (1.32%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.32%) Dell
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix
6 2 (1.32%) Progress
6 2 (1.32%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) ATG
7 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.66%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.66%) NetApp
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) Kronos
7 1 (0.66%) Google
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £34,000 to £53,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Tomorrow People
Salary: From £15,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Gem Partnership
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £39,000 per annum Pension + Healthcare + Living Costs
Posted: 6 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + holiday,company days out, pension
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 15 days ago