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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 103 59 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.36% 12.27% 21.87%
As % of the Vendors category 51.76% 32.60% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 52 107
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £23,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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
199 181 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.33% 37.63% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 145 161 181
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £46,983
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 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 109 (49.10%) SQL Server
2 103 (46.40%) .NET
3 90 (40.54%) C#
4 82 (36.94%) MS Excel
5 75 (33.78%) Windows
6 72 (32.43%) SQL
7 70 (31.53%) ASP.NET
7 70 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 66 (29.73%) JavaScript
9 65 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
10 62 (27.93%) SharePoint
11 59 (26.58%) CSS
12 53 (23.87%) HTML
13 49 (22.07%) .NET Framework
14 47 (21.17%) Ajax
15 45 (20.27%) ITIL
16 44 (19.82%) T-SQL
17 43 (19.37%) Active Directory
18 42 (18.92%) MVC
19 40 (18.02%) jQuery
20 37 (16.67%) MS Exchange
21 36 (16.22%) MS Office
21 36 (16.22%) Finance
22 35 (15.77%) OO
23 33 (14.86%) CRM
23 33 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
24 32 (14.41%) Project Management
25 28 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
26 26 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
26 26 (11.71%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (27.93%) SharePoint
2 37 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 26 (11.71%) IIS
4 24 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (9.91%) Lync
5 22 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (8.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (7.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (6.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (6.31%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (4.50%) Alfresco
10 10 (4.50%) CMS
10 10 (4.50%) Documentum
11 8 (3.60%) SAS
12 6 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (2.25%) Orchard CMS
14 4 (1.80%) Umbraco
15 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 82 (36.94%) MS Excel
2 36 (16.22%) MS Office
3 16 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.60%) SPSS
5 6 (2.70%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (10.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.66%) Office 365
2 16 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.45%) Yammer
4 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.91%) Firewall
2 13 (5.86%) SAN
3 6 (2.70%) Internet
3 6 (2.70%) LAN
3 6 (2.70%) WAN
4 5 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.35%) DHCP
5 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.35%) DNS
6 2 (0.90%) HTTP
6 2 (0.90%) NAS
7 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.45%) DECT
7 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (49.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.60%) Pentaho
5 8 (3.60%) QlikView
6 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.25%) MySQL
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.90%) VLDB
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.15%) Moq
3 7 (3.15%) NUnit
4 3 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.90%) JIRA
5 2 (0.90%) Selenium
5 2 (0.90%) MSTest
5 2 (0.90%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.45%) Subversion
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.45%) ProC
General
1 36 (16.22%) Finance
2 16 (7.21%) Retail
3 12 (5.41%) Advertising
4 6 (2.70%) Back Office
4 6 (2.70%) German Language
5 4 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Local Government
7 2 (0.90%) Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (41.89%) Developer
2 33 (14.86%) .NET Developer
3 24 (10.81%) Consultant
4 20 (9.01%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 14 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.31%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Architect
9 11 (4.95%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Analyst
10 10 (4.50%) Junior
10 10 (4.50%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.05%) Field Engineer
11 9 (4.05%) AWS Developer
12 8 (3.60%) SAS BI Consultant
12 8 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (46.40%) .NET
2 70 (31.53%) ASP.NET
3 59 (26.58%) CSS
4 53 (23.87%) HTML
5 49 (22.07%) .NET Framework
6 47 (21.17%) Ajax
7 40 (18.02%) jQuery
8 25 (11.26%) WCF
8 25 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (8.11%) Entity Framework
9 18 (8.11%) WPF
9 18 (8.11%) Web Services
10 11 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (4.50%) WinForms
11 10 (4.50%) LINQ
12 9 (4.05%) HTML5
13 8 (3.60%) JSON
13 8 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.31%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.95%) N-Tier
3 11 (4.95%) Replication
4 8 (3.60%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.60%) Open Source
5 6 (2.70%) Statistics
6 5 (2.25%) Robotics
7 3 (1.35%) Clustering
8 2 (0.90%) W3C
8 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.78%) Windows
2 28 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (11.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.05%) Windows XP
5 9 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.60%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.70%) Linux
8 4 (1.80%) UNIX
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.27%) ITIL
3 42 (18.92%) MVC
4 35 (15.77%) OO
5 33 (14.86%) CRM
6 32 (14.41%) Project Management
7 23 (10.36%) Waterfall
8 22 (9.91%) Analytics
9 20 (9.01%) PRINCE2
9 20 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.31%) Process Management
10 14 (6.31%) Change Management
10 14 (6.31%) Test Strategy
10 14 (6.31%) Time Management
11 12 (5.41%) Web Development
12 11 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.95%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (4.95%) Document Management
13 10 (4.50%) Content Management
13 10 (4.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (40.54%) C#
2 72 (32.43%) SQL
3 66 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 44 (19.82%) T-SQL
5 24 (10.81%) VB
6 18 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.76%) VB6
8 12 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.60%) R
9 8 (3.60%) Python
10 5 (2.25%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.25%) VBScript
10 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.25%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) Java
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
11 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.56%) MCP
3 18 (8.11%) MCSD
3 18 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 15 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.86%) MCSE
5 13 (5.86%) Degree
6 11 (4.95%) MCAD
6 11 (4.95%) MCTS
6 11 (4.95%) MCSA
6 11 (4.95%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.50%) MCDST
8 7 (3.15%) CCNA
8 7 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.35%) ACCA
9 3 (1.35%) CIPFA
9 3 (1.35%) CIMA
9 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.35%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.31%) PMBOK
2 6 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (19.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.05%) XenApp
5 8 (3.60%) XenServer
6 7 (3.15%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) SCCM
1 4 (1.80%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (9.46%) EMC
2 20 (9.01%) IBM
3 18 (8.11%) Citrix
3 18 (8.11%) VMware
4 16 (7.21%) Oracle
5 15 (6.76%) NetApp
6 10 (4.50%) Cisco
6 10 (4.50%) OpenText
7 8 (3.60%) Tableau
7 8 (3.60%) Cloudera
7 8 (3.60%) Teradata
7 8 (3.60%) Cognos
7 8 (3.60%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.70%) Fidessa
8 6 (2.70%) Reuters
8 6 (2.70%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.70%) Genesys
9 5 (2.25%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.35%) HP
11 2 (0.90%) Dell
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