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 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 89 34 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.35% 9.47% 23.24%
As % of the Vendors category 48.11% 29.57% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 27 115
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,732 £22,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,200 £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
185 115 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.22% 32.03% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 156 95 196
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £47,500 £53,500
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 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 105 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 94 (43.93%) .NET
3 83 (38.79%) C#
4 77 (35.98%) Windows
5 76 (35.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 68 (31.78%) SQL
7 63 (29.44%) ASP.NET
7 63 (29.44%) SharePoint
8 62 (28.97%) MS Excel
9 58 (27.10%) CSS
10 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
10 57 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (24.30%) HTML
11 52 (24.30%) Active Directory
12 46 (21.50%) ITIL
12 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
13 45 (21.03%) Ajax
14 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
15 42 (19.63%) MS Exchange
15 42 (19.63%) MVC
16 39 (18.22%) CRM
17 36 (16.82%) Finance
17 36 (16.82%) jQuery
18 35 (16.36%) OO
19 34 (15.89%) WCF
20 32 (14.95%) Project Management
21 31 (14.49%) MS Office
21 31 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
22 28 (13.08%) IIS
23 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (29.44%) SharePoint
2 42 (19.63%) MS Exchange
3 28 (13.08%) IIS
4 23 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (9.81%) Lync
6 20 (9.35%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (8.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (7.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (6.54%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (6.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (3.74%) CMS
12 6 (2.80%) Documentum
12 6 (2.80%) Alfresco
13 5 (2.34%) SAS
13 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (2.34%) Orchard CMS
14 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (28.97%) MS Excel
2 31 (14.49%) MS Office
3 13 (6.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.74%) MS Project
5 5 (2.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (12.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (7.01%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (7.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.15%) Firewall
2 11 (5.14%) SAN
3 8 (3.74%) Internet
4 7 (3.27%) LAN
4 7 (3.27%) WAN
5 5 (2.34%) DHCP
5 5 (2.34%) DNS
6 4 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.93%) DECT
8 2 (0.93%) HTTP
9 1 (0.47%) VPN
9 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.47%) Extranet
9 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.54%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.74%) MySQL
5 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.34%) Pentaho
6 5 (2.34%) QlikView
7 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (9.35%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.27%) NUnit
3 7 (3.27%) Moq
4 2 (0.93%) MSTest
4 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) ProC
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.47%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 36 (16.82%) Finance
2 17 (7.94%) Retail
3 15 (7.01%) Advertising
4 8 (3.74%) German Language
4 8 (3.74%) Back Office
5 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (40.65%) Developer
2 31 (14.49%) .NET Developer
3 28 (13.08%) Support Engineer
4 25 (11.68%) Consultant
5 16 (7.48%) C# Developer
5 16 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (7.01%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (6.07%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.61%) Field Engineer
9 10 (4.67%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.67%) Junior
10 9 (4.21%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.21%) Architect
10 9 (4.21%) Analyst
11 8 (3.74%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) AWS Developer
12 7 (3.27%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (3.27%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (43.93%) .NET
2 63 (29.44%) ASP.NET
3 58 (27.10%) CSS
4 52 (24.30%) HTML
5 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
6 45 (21.03%) Ajax
7 36 (16.82%) jQuery
8 34 (15.89%) WCF
9 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (10.28%) Web Services
11 20 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (7.48%) WPF
13 13 (6.07%) XML
14 11 (5.14%) LINQ
15 10 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (4.21%) HTML5
17 8 (3.74%) JSON
17 8 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 6 (2.80%) RESTful
18 6 (2.80%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.54%) Blackberry
3 13 (6.07%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.14%) Replication
5 6 (2.80%) Statistics
6 5 (2.34%) Robotics
6 5 (2.34%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.34%) Open Source
7 3 (1.40%) Clustering
8 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.47%) Blog
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.98%) Windows
2 27 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (5.61%) Windows XP
5 10 (4.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.67%) Windows 8
6 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.74%) Linux
8 4 (1.87%) UNIX
8 4 (1.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.50%) ITIL
3 42 (19.63%) MVC
4 39 (18.22%) CRM
5 35 (16.36%) OO
6 32 (14.95%) Project Management
7 23 (10.75%) Waterfall
8 20 (9.35%) PRINCE2
9 17 (7.94%) Analytics
10 14 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.07%) Test Strategy
12 12 (5.61%) Time Management
12 12 (5.61%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.61%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (5.61%) Process Management
13 10 (4.67%) ERP
13 10 (4.67%) Change Management
14 9 (4.21%) MVVM
15 8 (3.74%) Business Analysis
15 8 (3.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.79%) C#
2 68 (31.78%) SQL
3 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
4 43 (20.09%) T-SQL
5 22 (10.28%) VB
6 15 (7.01%) VB.NET
7 12 (5.61%) VB6
7 12 (5.61%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.21%) C++
9 6 (2.80%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.34%) Python
10 5 (2.34%) R
11 4 (1.87%) VBScript
12 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.40%) Java
13 2 (0.93%) PHP
13 2 (0.93%) PHP5
14 1 (0.47%) VBA
14 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (35.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.41%) MCSD
3 17 (7.94%) MCP
4 16 (7.48%) MCDST
4 16 (7.48%) Security Cleared
5 13 (6.07%) Degree
5 13 (6.07%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.07%) MCSE
6 11 (5.14%) MCSA
6 11 (5.14%) MCTS
6 11 (5.14%) MCAD
7 7 (3.27%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.27%) CCNA
7 7 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.40%) ACCA
8 3 (1.40%) CIPFA
8 3 (1.40%) CIMA
8 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.40%) ICAEW
9 2 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) PMBOK
2 5 (2.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 52 (24.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.41%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.21%) XenApp
5 8 (3.74%) XenServer
6 7 (3.27%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.87%) vSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Citrix
2 19 (8.88%) VMware
3 17 (7.94%) EMC
4 16 (7.48%) NetApp
5 12 (5.61%) Cisco
5 12 (5.61%) IBM
6 11 (5.14%) Oracle
7 6 (2.80%) HP
7 6 (2.80%) Genesys
7 6 (2.80%) OpenText
8 5 (2.34%) Cognos
8 5 (2.34%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.34%) Teradata
8 5 (2.34%) Tableau
8 5 (2.34%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.87%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.40%) Dell
11 2 (0.93%) Fidessa
11 2 (0.93%) Reuters
11 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
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