The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills 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 Windows over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 68 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.35% 14.11% 10.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.26% 48.92% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 48
Average salary £31,000 £32,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.87% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,720 £23,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Windows
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 139 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.91% 28.84% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 91 126 131
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Windows Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 73 (44.79%) Microsoft
2 67 (41.10%) MS Exchange
3 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
4 60 (36.81%) SQL
5 58 (35.58%) Active Directory
6 56 (34.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (29.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (26.38%) Linux
9 43 (26.38%) SharePoint
10 42 (25.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 42 (25.77%) Firewall
11 40 (24.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (23.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (23.31%) SAN
14 36 (22.09%) NetApp
15 33 (20.25%) C#
16 32 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2003
16 32 (19.63%) Lync
17 31 (19.02%) .NET
18 30 (18.40%) UNIX
18 30 (18.40%) VMware
18 30 (18.40%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (15.95%) Hyper-V
19 26 (15.95%) MCSE
19 26 (15.95%) Blackberry
19 26 (15.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
20 25 (15.34%) IIS
21 24 (14.72%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (41.10%) MS Exchange
2 43 (26.38%) SharePoint
3 42 (25.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (23.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (19.63%) Lync
5 32 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (15.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 25 (15.34%) IIS
8 14 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (8.59%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (7.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (7.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (7.36%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (3.68%) MQSeries
11 5 (3.07%) CMS
11 5 (3.07%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (1.23%) Node.js
13 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (7.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.98%) Office 365
3 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (25.77%) Firewall
2 38 (23.31%) SAN
3 16 (9.82%) NAS
4 15 (9.20%) LAN
4 15 (9.20%) WAN
5 14 (8.59%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.13%) DHCP
7 10 (6.13%) DNS
8 4 (2.45%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.84%) Internet
10 1 (0.61%) VPN
10 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.91%) MySQL
5 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.29%) NUnit
2 7 (4.29%) Moq
3 6 (3.68%) JUnit
4 3 (1.84%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.23%) MSTest
6 1 (0.61%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (12.27%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Games
3 7 (4.29%) Italian Language
4 6 (3.68%) French Language
4 6 (3.68%) German Language
5 5 (3.07%) Advertising
6 3 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Electronics
7 2 (1.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (23.93%) Developer
2 24 (14.72%) Support Engineer
3 18 (11.04%) Field Engineer
4 12 (7.36%) .NET Developer
4 12 (7.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (7.36%) Analyst
5 11 (6.75%) Software Developer
5 11 (6.75%) SharePoint Developer
6 9 (5.52%) Junior
7 8 (4.91%) Tester
7 8 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (4.29%) Consultant
8 7 (4.29%) DBA
8 7 (4.29%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (4.29%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.29%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.68%) Junior Developer
9 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.68%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.02%) .NET
2 22 (13.50%) ASP.NET
3 20 (12.27%) .NET Framework
4 19 (11.66%) HTML
4 19 (11.66%) CSS
5 16 (9.82%) Ajax
6 12 (7.36%) Web Services
6 12 (7.36%) WCF
7 10 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (4.91%) WPF
8 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.91%) Entity Framework
8 8 (4.91%) WinForms
9 7 (4.29%) HTML5
10 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (3.68%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (3.68%) JMS
10 6 (3.68%) J2EE
11 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.07%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Blackberry
2 19 (11.66%) Replication
3 6 (3.68%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (3.68%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.07%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.45%) CUDA
6 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) PDA
8 1 (0.61%) CCTV
8 1 (0.61%) DTV
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) AS400
8 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 43 (26.38%) Linux
3 40 (24.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (18.40%) UNIX
5 24 (14.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.98%) Windows 7
7 10 (6.13%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.52%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.72%) OO
3 23 (14.11%) ITIL
3 23 (14.11%) CRM
4 15 (9.20%) Scrum
5 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
6 11 (6.75%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (6.75%) MVC
7 10 (6.13%) Multithreading
8 9 (5.52%) Change Management
8 9 (5.52%) TDD
9 8 (4.91%) OOD
10 7 (4.29%) ERP
10 7 (4.29%) Project Management
10 7 (4.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.29%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.68%) Game Development
11 6 (3.68%) Performance Testing
11 6 (3.68%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.81%) SQL
2 33 (20.25%) C#
3 22 (13.50%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.88%) T-SQL
5 19 (11.66%) PowerShell
6 14 (8.59%) Java
7 12 (7.36%) VBScript
8 11 (6.75%) C++
9 7 (4.29%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.68%) Scala
10 6 (3.68%) C
11 5 (3.07%) Ruby
11 5 (3.07%) Python
12 4 (2.45%) PHP
13 3 (1.84%) VB
14 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (34.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.95%) MCSE
3 24 (14.72%) MCP
4 21 (12.88%) Degree
5 20 (12.27%) MCSA
6 15 (9.20%) MCTS
7 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
8 11 (6.75%) MCITP
8 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
8 11 (6.75%) MCAD
8 11 (6.75%) MCSD
9 8 (4.91%) CCNA
9 8 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.68%) PhD
11 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.59%) SLA
2 5 (3.07%) QA
System Software
1 58 (35.58%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.95%) Hyper-V
3 22 (13.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (6.75%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.29%) XenApp
5 7 (4.29%) XenServer
6 6 (3.68%) NFS
7 3 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) SCCM
1 4 (2.45%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.84%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (44.79%) Microsoft
2 36 (22.09%) NetApp
3 30 (18.40%) VMware
4 24 (14.72%) EMC
5 22 (13.50%) Cisco
6 12 (7.36%) Citrix
7 10 (6.13%) Oracle
8 6 (3.68%) Fidessa
8 6 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.68%) Reuters
8 6 (3.68%) Bloomberg
8 6 (3.68%) Symantec
8 6 (3.68%) Pega
9 5 (3.07%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.45%) CA
11 3 (1.84%) HP
12 2 (1.23%) Dell
13 1 (0.61%) Sybase
13 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.61%) SAP
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