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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 106 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.31% 14.39% 22.50%
As % of the Vendors category 35.45% 46.97% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 90 57 82
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,863 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
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
299 132 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.46% 30.63% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 231 122 182
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 31 October 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 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 75 (44.38%) MS Excel
2 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
3 70 (41.42%) .NET
4 68 (40.24%) C#
5 55 (32.54%) ASP.NET
6 46 (27.22%) SQL
7 42 (24.85%) CSS
8 41 (24.26%) HTML
9 39 (23.08%) ITIL
9 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (18.93%) Windows
11 31 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (18.34%) SharePoint
11 31 (18.34%) Active Directory
12 30 (17.75%) MS Office
13 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
14 28 (16.57%) Ajax
15 27 (15.98%) MVC
15 27 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (14.20%) Degree
17 23 (13.61%) jQuery
18 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
18 22 (13.02%) MCDST
19 21 (12.43%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (11.83%) Project Management
21 19 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
22 18 (10.65%) Cisco
22 18 (10.65%) Advertising
22 18 (10.65%) VMware
23 17 (10.06%) WCF

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (7.10%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.37%) IIS
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) WordPress
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 75 (44.38%) MS Excel
2 30 (17.75%) MS Office
3 5 (2.96%) MS Project
3 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) 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%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) Firewall
2 7 (4.14%) DHCP
2 7 (4.14%) DNS
3 5 (2.96%) SAN
4 4 (2.37%) Intranet
4 4 (2.37%) Internet
4 4 (2.37%) Extranet
5 3 (1.78%) LAN
5 3 (1.78%) WAN
5 3 (1.78%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.59%) HTTP
7 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.59%) DECT
7 1 (0.59%) PBX
7 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.55%) MySQL
5 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 18 (10.65%) Advertising
2 16 (9.47%) Finance
3 7 (4.14%) Retail
4 5 (2.96%) Marketing
5 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) German Language
6 2 (1.18%) Local Government
6 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (40.24%) Developer
2 32 (18.93%) .NET Developer
3 30 (17.75%) Analyst
4 24 (14.20%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.83%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.28%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.69%) Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.92%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 8 (4.73%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.14%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (3.55%) Team Leader
13 6 (3.55%) Applications Support
14 5 (2.96%) Field Engineer
14 5 (2.96%) Sales Consultant
14 5 (2.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (41.42%) .NET
2 55 (32.54%) ASP.NET
3 42 (24.85%) CSS
4 41 (24.26%) HTML
5 28 (16.57%) Ajax
6 23 (13.61%) jQuery
7 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
8 17 (10.06%) WCF
9 15 (8.88%) XML
9 15 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (7.69%) WinForms
11 10 (5.92%) Web Services
12 9 (5.33%) HTML5
13 8 (4.73%) XHTML
14 7 (4.14%) SOAP
15 6 (3.55%) WPF
15 6 (3.55%) JSON
15 6 (3.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 4 (2.37%) LINQ
16 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.10%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.37%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.78%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.78%) Animation
6 2 (1.18%) DTV
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
6 2 (1.18%) Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.18%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.59%) Social Media
7 1 (0.59%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.93%) Windows
2 11 (6.51%) Linux
3 10 (5.92%) Windows XP
4 9 (5.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.33%) UNIX
5 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.37%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.37%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.59%) Debian
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.59%) CentOS
9 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.08%) ITIL
2 31 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.98%) MVC
4 20 (11.83%) Project Management
5 17 (10.06%) CRM
6 13 (7.69%) OO
7 9 (5.33%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.33%) Web Development
7 9 (5.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (5.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.14%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.14%) Migration
8 7 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
10 5 (2.96%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.96%) TDD
10 5 (2.96%) ERP
10 5 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.96%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.24%) C#
2 46 (27.22%) SQL
3 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.10%) VB
6 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.14%) C++
7 5 (2.96%) Java
7 5 (2.96%) PHP
7 5 (2.96%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.78%) VB6
9 2 (1.18%) PHP5
10 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
10 1 (0.59%) Python
10 1 (0.59%) XAML
10 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (14.20%) Degree
3 22 (13.02%) MCDST
4 5 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) MCSD
5 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 2 (1.18%) CCNA
6 2 (1.18%) CCDP
6 2 (1.18%) VTSP
6 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) PMP
7 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) MCSA
7 1 (0.59%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 31 (18.34%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.47%) Hyper-V
3 11 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.37%) XenApp
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.78%) vSphere
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.59%) Samba
7 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) SCCM
2 4 (2.37%) ZENworks
2 4 (2.37%) WSUS
2 4 (2.37%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.78%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.78%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.18%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (10.65%) Cisco
1 18 (10.65%) VMware
2 14 (8.28%) HP
3 12 (7.10%) Citrix
4 10 (5.92%) Oracle
5 6 (3.55%) NetApp
6 5 (2.96%) IBM
6 5 (2.96%) Apple
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%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.59%) Sencha
10 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From Entry-Level up to £29,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £29,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Datatrial
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 11 days ago