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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 4 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 111 56 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.60% 13.27% 23.16%
As % of the Vendors category 38.68% 48.70% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 103 52 79
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 £19,200 £22,750 £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
287 115 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 55.84% 27.25% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 239 109 166
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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 21 November 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 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 86 (46.24%) .NET
2 83 (44.62%) C#
3 82 (44.09%) SQL Server
4 74 (39.78%) MS Excel
5 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET
6 53 (28.49%) SQL
7 51 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (25.81%) CSS
9 43 (23.12%) SharePoint
10 42 (22.58%) ITIL
11 39 (20.97%) HTML
12 38 (20.43%) Windows
13 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
13 37 (19.89%) MVC
13 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (19.89%) Ajax
14 34 (18.28%) Active Directory
15 31 (16.67%) MS Office
15 31 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 31 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (15.59%) jQuery
17 26 (13.98%) Degree
18 23 (12.37%) MCDST
19 22 (11.83%) CRM
19 22 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
20 21 (11.29%) Project Management
20 21 (11.29%) VMware
21 20 (10.75%) WCF
21 20 (10.75%) Cisco
21 20 (10.75%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 43 (23.12%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.14%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.76%) IIS
6 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Lync
9 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 74 (39.78%) MS Excel
2 31 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (2.15%) MS Project
4 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.15%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.54%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.53%) Firewall
2 8 (4.30%) Internet
2 8 (4.30%) DHCP
2 8 (4.30%) DNS
3 5 (2.69%) SAN
4 4 (2.15%) Intranet
4 4 (2.15%) LAN
4 4 (2.15%) WAN
4 4 (2.15%) Extranet
5 3 (1.61%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.54%) DECT
7 1 (0.54%) PBX
7 1 (0.54%) VoIP
7 1 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (44.09%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.23%) MySQL
5 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) ProC
4 1 (0.54%) NUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) MSTest
4 1 (0.54%) Moq
General
1 17 (9.14%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Advertising
3 10 (5.38%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.61%) Marketing
5 3 (1.61%) German Language
5 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Electronics
6 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (43.01%) Developer
2 36 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 28 (15.05%) Analyst
4 26 (13.98%) Support Engineer
5 20 (10.75%) Consultant
5 20 (10.75%) Software Developer
6 16 (8.60%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.91%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 9 (4.84%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.30%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.76%) Service Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Field Engineer
13 6 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (46.24%) .NET
2 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET
3 48 (25.81%) CSS
4 39 (20.97%) HTML
5 37 (19.89%) Ajax
6 31 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 29 (15.59%) jQuery
8 20 (10.75%) WCF
9 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (9.68%) XML
11 13 (6.99%) WinForms
12 12 (6.45%) Web Services
13 8 (4.30%) HTML5
14 7 (3.76%) WPF
14 7 (3.76%) XHTML
15 6 (3.23%) SOAP
15 6 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 5 (2.69%) LINQ
17 4 (2.15%) JSON
18 3 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.08%) DTV
6 2 (1.08%) Replication
6 2 (1.08%) Clustering
6 2 (1.08%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.08%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.43%) Windows
2 12 (6.45%) Linux
2 12 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.38%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.84%) UNIX
5 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.69%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (2.15%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.54%) Debian
10 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.58%) ITIL
2 37 (19.89%) MVC
2 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.83%) CRM
4 21 (11.29%) Project Management
5 15 (8.06%) OO
6 14 (7.53%) Waterfall
7 10 (5.38%) Web Development
7 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.84%) Business Continuity
8 9 (4.84%) Migration
8 9 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (4.30%) ERP
10 7 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.76%) Test Management
11 6 (3.23%) Software Licensing
12 5 (2.69%) Functional Testing
12 5 (2.69%) Time Management
12 5 (2.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.62%) C#
2 53 (28.49%) SQL
3 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.60%) VB
6 10 (5.38%) C++
7 9 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.23%) Java
8 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.69%) PHP
9 5 (2.69%) VB6
10 2 (1.08%) PHP5
10 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.54%) Python
11 1 (0.54%) XAML
11 1 (0.54%) C
11 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.98%) Degree
3 23 (12.37%) MCDST
4 10 (5.38%) MCSD
5 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.15%) A+ Certification
6 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.61%) ACCA
7 3 (1.61%) CIPFA
7 3 (1.61%) CIMA
7 3 (1.61%) ICAEW
7 3 (1.61%) CCNA
8 2 (1.08%) CCDP
8 2 (1.08%) VTSP
8 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) MCSE
8 2 (1.08%) MCSA
8 2 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 34 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.75%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.69%) XenApp
6 4 (2.15%) vSphere
7 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.08%) XenServer
9 1 (0.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.23%) SCCM
1 6 (3.23%) SCVMM
2 4 (2.15%) ZENworks
2 4 (2.15%) WSUS
3 3 (1.61%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.61%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (11.29%) VMware
2 20 (10.75%) Cisco
3 17 (9.14%) Citrix
4 15 (8.06%) HP
5 9 (4.84%) Oracle
6 6 (3.23%) NetApp
7 5 (2.69%) IBM
7 5 (2.69%) Apple
8 4 (2.15%) Dell
9 3 (1.61%) EMC
9 3 (1.61%) SAP
10 2 (1.08%) Progress
10 2 (1.08%) Zend
10 2 (1.08%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.54%) Sencha
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.54%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.54%) Adobe
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