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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 89 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.33% 14.95% 21.94%
As % of the Vendors category 36.63% 42.24% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 90
Average salary £32,250 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £21,725
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £70,000 £45,250
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
243 161 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.59% 35.38% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 172 146 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £24,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 90 (54.22%) MS Excel
2 62 (37.35%) .NET
3 58 (34.94%) SQL Server
3 58 (34.94%) C#
4 52 (31.33%) ASP.NET
5 49 (29.52%) SQL
6 39 (23.49%) MS Office
7 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (21.08%) CSS
9 34 (20.48%) ITIL
9 34 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (19.88%) HTML
11 30 (18.07%) Windows
12 29 (17.47%) SharePoint
13 27 (16.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (15.66%) Finance
14 26 (15.66%) Degree
15 24 (14.46%) Ajax
15 24 (14.46%) Advertising
15 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
16 20 (12.05%) Project Management
17 19 (11.45%) CRM
17 19 (11.45%) MVC
18 18 (10.84%) Active Directory
19 17 (10.24%) Oracle
19 17 (10.24%) VMware
19 17 (10.24%) .NET Framework
19 17 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (10.24%) Waterfall
20 16 (9.64%) jQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 29 (17.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
3 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.60%) WordPress
4 1 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 90 (54.22%) MS Excel
2 39 (23.49%) MS Office
3 14 (8.43%) MS Project
4 7 (4.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.60%) Line 50
5 1 (0.60%) Sage MMS
5 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) Firewall
2 6 (3.61%) DHCP
2 6 (3.61%) DNS
2 6 (3.61%) SAN
3 3 (1.81%) Extranet
3 3 (1.81%) Intranet
3 3 (1.81%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) PBX
5 1 (0.60%) VoIP
5 1 (0.60%) FTP
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (34.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.42%) MySQL
5 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.60%) Subversion
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (15.66%) Finance
2 24 (14.46%) Advertising
3 6 (3.61%) Marketing
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Billing
4 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
5 2 (1.20%) Electronics
5 2 (1.20%) Local Government
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 56 (33.73%) Developer
2 35 (21.08%) Analyst
3 28 (16.87%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.84%) Software Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Project Manager
6 14 (8.43%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.02%) Consultant
8 8 (4.82%) DBA
8 8 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.22%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.61%) Desktop Support
10 6 (3.61%) SQL DBA
10 6 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (37.35%) .NET
2 52 (31.33%) ASP.NET
3 35 (21.08%) CSS
4 33 (19.88%) HTML
5 24 (14.46%) Ajax
6 17 (10.24%) .NET Framework
7 16 (9.64%) jQuery
8 14 (8.43%) WinForms
9 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.22%) XHTML
10 7 (4.22%) HTML5
10 7 (4.22%) WCF
11 6 (3.61%) XML
12 5 (3.01%) JSON
12 5 (3.01%) Web Services
12 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (2.41%) WPF
13 4 (2.41%) WF
14 3 (1.81%) SOAP
15 2 (1.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.42%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.01%) Clustering
4 5 (3.01%) Replication
4 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.41%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.81%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.81%) Animation
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) DTV
7 2 (1.20%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.60%) Wiki
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.07%) Windows
2 14 (8.43%) Linux
3 12 (7.23%) UNIX
4 8 (4.82%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.01%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.41%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.20%) Android
10 1 (0.60%) Debian
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.48%) ITIL
3 20 (12.05%) Project Management
4 19 (11.45%) CRM
4 19 (11.45%) MVC
5 17 (10.24%) Waterfall
6 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2
7 15 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.43%) PRINCE
8 14 (8.43%) Matrix Management
9 11 (6.63%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.42%) ERP
10 9 (5.42%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.22%) Web Development
12 7 (4.22%) OO
13 5 (3.01%) TDD
13 5 (3.01%) Document Management
13 5 (3.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.94%) C#
2 49 (29.52%) SQL
3 24 (14.46%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.63%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.61%) VB
6 6 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.81%) PHP
7 3 (1.81%) Java
8 2 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (0.60%) XAML
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) VBScript
9 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (16.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.66%) Degree
3 13 (7.83%) PMP
3 13 (7.83%) PMI Certification
3 13 (7.83%) MCDST
4 4 (2.41%) MCP
4 4 (2.41%) A+ Certification
4 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.81%) MCSD
6 2 (1.20%) VTSP
6 2 (1.20%) CCNP
6 2 (1.20%) CCDP
7 1 (0.60%) MCTS
7 1 (0.60%) MCITP
7 1 (0.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.81%) XenApp
4 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.60%) Samba
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) SCCM
2 5 (3.01%) WSUS
3 4 (2.41%) ZENworks
4 3 (1.81%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.81%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.20%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Oracle
1 17 (10.24%) VMware
2 16 (9.64%) Cisco
3 9 (5.42%) HP
4 6 (3.61%) NetApp
5 5 (3.01%) Apple
5 5 (3.01%) IBM
5 5 (3.01%) Citrix
6 4 (2.41%) SAP
7 3 (1.81%) Adobe
7 3 (1.81%) Dell
7 3 (1.81%) EMC
8 2 (1.20%) Progress
9 1 (0.60%) Kronos
9 1 (0.60%) Google
9 1 (0.60%) ATG
9 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.60%) Sage
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 (depending on skills and experi
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Communicator
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + Holidays + Car Target
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
END.
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 14 days ago