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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 115 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.33% 13.43% 21.83%
As % of the Vendors category 39.66% 47.86% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 107 52 80
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £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
290 117 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 56.31% 28.06% 48.73%
Number of salaries quoted 241 112 167
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 87 (46.28%) .NET
2 85 (45.21%) SQL Server
3 83 (44.15%) C#
4 74 (39.36%) MS Excel
5 65 (34.57%) ASP.NET
6 54 (28.72%) SQL
7 53 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (26.06%) CSS
9 45 (23.94%) ITIL
10 42 (22.34%) SharePoint
11 40 (21.28%) Windows
11 40 (21.28%) HTML
12 39 (20.74%) JavaScript
13 38 (20.21%) MVC
13 38 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (20.21%) Ajax
14 36 (19.15%) Active Directory
15 33 (17.55%) MS Office
16 32 (17.02%) .NET Framework
17 31 (16.49%) jQuery
17 31 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (13.83%) Degree
19 23 (12.23%) MCDST
19 23 (12.23%) CRM
20 22 (11.70%) VMware
20 22 (11.70%) Team Foundation Server
21 21 (11.17%) WCF
21 21 (11.17%) Project Management
21 21 (11.17%) Cisco
22 20 (10.64%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 42 (22.34%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.57%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.26%) IIS
5 5 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Lync
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (39.36%) MS Excel
2 33 (17.55%) MS Office
3 4 (2.13%) MS Project
4 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.85%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) Firewall
2 8 (4.26%) Internet
2 8 (4.26%) DHCP
2 8 (4.26%) DNS
3 5 (2.66%) SAN
4 4 (2.13%) Intranet
4 4 (2.13%) LAN
4 4 (2.13%) WAN
4 4 (2.13%) Extranet
5 3 (1.60%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.53%) DECT
7 1 (0.53%) PBX
7 1 (0.53%) VoIP
7 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (45.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.19%) MySQL
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (11.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.53%) ProC
4 1 (0.53%) NUnit
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) MSTest
4 1 (0.53%) Moq
General
1 18 (9.57%) Finance
1 18 (9.57%) Advertising
2 10 (5.32%) Retail
3 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.13%) German Language
5 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Back Office
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
6 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (43.62%) Developer
2 37 (19.68%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.89%) Support Engineer
4 27 (14.36%) Analyst
5 20 (10.64%) Consultant
6 19 (10.11%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.91%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (5.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 10 (5.32%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.26%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (4.26%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (3.72%) Field Engineer
13 6 (3.19%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (3.19%) Service Analyst
13 6 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (46.28%) .NET
2 65 (34.57%) ASP.NET
3 49 (26.06%) CSS
4 40 (21.28%) HTML
5 38 (20.21%) Ajax
6 32 (17.02%) .NET Framework
7 31 (16.49%) jQuery
8 21 (11.17%) WCF
9 20 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (9.57%) XML
11 13 (6.91%) Web Services
11 13 (6.91%) WinForms
12 9 (4.79%) HTML5
13 8 (4.26%) WPF
14 7 (3.72%) XHTML
14 7 (3.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (3.19%) SOAP
15 6 (3.19%) LINQ
16 5 (2.66%) JSON
17 4 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.38%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.06%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.06%) DTV
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.28%) Windows
2 12 (6.38%) Linux
2 12 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 11 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.32%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.26%) UNIX
5 8 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.19%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.60%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.53%) Debian
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.94%) ITIL
2 38 (20.21%) MVC
2 38 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.23%) CRM
4 21 (11.17%) Project Management
5 16 (8.51%) OO
6 15 (7.98%) Waterfall
7 11 (5.85%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.32%) Software Engineering
8 10 (5.32%) Web Development
9 9 (4.79%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (4.79%) Migration
10 8 (4.26%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.26%) ERP
11 7 (3.72%) Test Management
12 6 (3.19%) Time Management
12 6 (3.19%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.19%) Software Licensing
12 6 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.19%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.15%) C#
2 54 (28.72%) SQL
3 39 (20.74%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 17 (9.04%) VB
6 10 (5.32%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.32%) C++
7 6 (3.19%) Java
7 6 (3.19%) VB6
8 5 (2.66%) PHP
8 5 (2.66%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.06%) PHP5
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (28.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.83%) Degree
3 23 (12.23%) MCDST
4 10 (5.32%) MCSD
5 6 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.13%) CCNA
6 4 (2.13%) A+ Certification
6 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.60%) ACCA
7 3 (1.60%) CIPFA
7 3 (1.60%) CIMA
7 3 (1.60%) MCSE
7 3 (1.60%) MCSA
7 3 (1.60%) ICAEW
7 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.06%) VTSP
8 2 (1.06%) CCDP
8 2 (1.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 36 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.64%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.19%) XenApp
5 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.13%) vSphere
6 3 (1.60%) XenServer
6 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.53%) Samba
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) SCCM
1 6 (3.19%) SCVMM
2 4 (2.13%) ZENworks
2 4 (2.13%) WSUS
3 3 (1.60%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.60%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.06%) SCOM
5 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (11.70%) VMware
2 21 (11.17%) Cisco
3 18 (9.57%) Citrix
4 16 (8.51%) HP
5 9 (4.79%) Oracle
6 6 (3.19%) NetApp
7 5 (2.66%) Dell
7 5 (2.66%) IBM
7 5 (2.66%) Apple
8 3 (1.60%) EMC
8 3 (1.60%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) Zend
9 2 (1.06%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.53%) Sencha
10 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.53%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.53%) Progress
10 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
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