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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 96 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.02% 14.84% 19.91%
As % of the Vendors category 61.15% 36.67% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 88
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,450 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,050 £52,150
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
157 210 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.01% 40.46% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 105 188 156
Average salary £32,500 £35,232 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.75% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 2 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 96 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (43.00%) MS Excel
3 84 (42.00%) .NET
4 71 (35.50%) C#
5 68 (34.00%) Windows
6 65 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (32.00%) SQL
8 58 (29.00%) ASP.NET
9 55 (27.50%) JavaScript
10 52 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (24.50%) SharePoint
12 47 (23.50%) HTML
13 42 (21.00%) CSS
14 38 (19.00%) ITIL
14 38 (19.00%) T-SQL
14 38 (19.00%) Active Directory
15 36 (18.00%) .NET Framework
16 35 (17.50%) MS Exchange
17 33 (16.50%) OO
18 32 (16.00%) Ajax
18 32 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 31 (15.50%) Finance
19 31 (15.50%) CRM
19 31 (15.50%) MS Office
20 29 (14.50%) MVC
20 29 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
21 28 (14.00%) IBM
21 28 (14.00%) Project Management
22 27 (13.50%) jQuery
23 26 (13.00%) Analytics

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 49 (24.50%) SharePoint
2 35 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 26 (13.00%) IIS
4 24 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (11.00%) Lync
6 20 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (8.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (7.00%) Office Communications Server
10 14 (7.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (6.50%) Documentum
11 13 (6.50%) SAS
11 13 (6.50%) Alfresco
12 12 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (5.00%) CMS
14 5 (2.50%) Orchard CMS
14 5 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (2.00%) Umbraco
16 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 86 (43.00%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.50%) MS Office
3 14 (7.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (6.50%) SPSS
5 5 (2.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.00%) Office 365
3 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.50%) Heroku
3 3 (1.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Yammer
4 1 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.00%) Firewall
2 17 (8.50%) SAN
3 6 (3.00%) NAS
3 6 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.50%) DNS
4 5 (2.50%) LAN
4 5 (2.50%) WAN
4 5 (2.50%) DHCP
4 5 (2.50%) HTTP
5 4 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.50%) SSL
7 2 (1.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.50%) VPN
8 1 (0.50%) DECT
8 1 (0.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.50%) Pentaho
3 13 (6.50%) QlikView
4 10 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.00%) MySQL
8 5 (2.50%) Base SAS
8 5 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.00%) VLDB
10 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (11.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.50%) NUnit
3 9 (4.50%) Moq
4 5 (2.50%) JIRA
5 4 (2.00%) MSTest
5 4 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.00%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.00%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) Subversion
8 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (15.50%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Retail
3 7 (3.50%) Advertising
4 6 (3.00%) Back Office
5 5 (2.50%) German Language
6 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.00%) Local Government
7 2 (1.00%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Hebrew Language
8 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 77 (38.50%) Developer
2 27 (13.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (9.50%) Consultant
4 15 (7.50%) Architect
4 15 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 11 (5.50%) Senior Developer
6 11 (5.50%) Web Developer
6 11 (5.50%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.50%) Analyst
8 9 (4.50%) Field Engineer
8 9 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.50%) AWS Developer
9 8 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.00%) SAS BI Consultant
9 8 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.00%) Junior
10 7 (3.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (42.00%) .NET
2 58 (29.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.50%) HTML
4 42 (21.00%) CSS
5 36 (18.00%) .NET Framework
6 32 (16.00%) Ajax
7 27 (13.50%) jQuery
8 21 (10.50%) WCF
9 17 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (7.50%) Entity Framework
10 15 (7.50%) WPF
11 14 (7.00%) Web Services
12 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (5.00%) WinForms
13 8 (4.00%) HTML5
13 8 (4.00%) LINQ
14 7 (3.50%) JSON
14 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (3.00%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (3.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.00%) Blackberry
3 13 (6.50%) Visualisation
4 11 (5.50%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.50%) Replication
5 6 (3.00%) Statistics
6 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.00%) Robotics
7 3 (1.50%) Clustering
7 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.00%) W3C
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.00%) Windows
2 29 (14.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (4.00%) Linux
6 7 (3.50%) UNIX
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.00%) ITIL
3 33 (16.50%) OO
4 31 (15.50%) CRM
5 29 (14.50%) MVC
6 28 (14.00%) Project Management
7 26 (13.00%) Analytics
7 26 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (9.50%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.50%) Open Source
10 14 (7.00%) Scrum
10 14 (7.00%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.50%) Process Management
11 13 (6.50%) Content Management
11 13 (6.50%) Document Management
11 13 (6.50%) Business Analytics
11 13 (6.50%) Test Strategy
11 13 (6.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.50%) C#
2 64 (32.00%) SQL
3 55 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 38 (19.00%) T-SQL
5 22 (11.00%) VB
6 16 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.50%) Python
7 13 (6.50%) R
8 12 (6.00%) VB6
9 11 (5.50%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.50%) VBScript
11 4 (2.00%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) C++
12 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.50%) MCP
4 17 (8.50%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (6.00%) Degree
6 12 (6.00%) MCSE
7 11 (5.50%) MCSA
7 11 (5.50%) MCAD
7 11 (5.50%) MCSD
7 11 (5.50%) MCTS
8 6 (3.00%) CCNA
8 6 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.50%) MCDST
10 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.00%) MCITP
11 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) PMBOK
2 8 (4.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.50%) QA
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (19.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.00%) XenApp
4 8 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.50%) XenServer
6 2 (1.00%) vSphere
6 2 (1.00%) NFS
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.00%) SCCM
2 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (14.00%) IBM
2 25 (12.50%) EMC
3 20 (10.00%) VMware
4 17 (8.50%) NetApp
5 14 (7.00%) Oracle
6 13 (6.50%) Business Objects
6 13 (6.50%) Cognos
6 13 (6.50%) OpenText
6 13 (6.50%) Tableau
7 11 (5.50%) Cisco
8 10 (5.00%) Citrix
9 8 (4.00%) Cloudera
9 8 (4.00%) Teradata
10 6 (3.00%) Fidessa
10 6 (3.00%) Genesys
10 6 (3.00%) Reuters
10 6 (3.00%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.00%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.00%) Ektron
12 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
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