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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 11 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 78 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.48% 14.52% 10.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 59.34% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 34
Average salary £31,000 £35,250 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.05% +45.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,300 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -1.11%
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
156 91 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.95% 24.46% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 84 83
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 49 (34.27%) SQL Server
3 47 (32.87%) Linux
4 45 (31.47%) SQL
5 44 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 39 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 39 (27.27%) C#
7 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (23.08%) Firewall
9 32 (22.38%) .NET
10 30 (20.98%) ITIL
11 29 (20.28%) Hyper-V
12 28 (19.58%) ASP.NET
12 28 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (18.88%) SAN
13 27 (18.88%) VMware
13 27 (18.88%) MS Excel
14 24 (16.78%) Cisco
14 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (16.08%) TDD
16 21 (14.69%) NetApp
16 21 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2007
17 20 (13.99%) SharePoint
17 20 (13.99%) Java
17 20 (13.99%) JavaScript
18 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (12.59%) UNIX
20 17 (11.89%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 44 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (13.99%) SharePoint
5 17 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (11.19%) Lync
6 16 (11.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (6.99%) IIS
8 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.70%) Apache
11 1 (0.70%) WordPress
11 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (18.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.08%) Firewall
2 27 (18.88%) SAN
3 13 (9.09%) Internet
3 13 (9.09%) DHCP
3 13 (9.09%) DNS
4 12 (8.39%) NAS
5 8 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (5.59%) LAN
5 8 (5.59%) WAN
6 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.10%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.40%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.70%) PBX
9 1 (0.70%) VoIP
9 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (34.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.70%) MySQL
10 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) NUnit
2 14 (9.79%) MSTest
2 14 (9.79%) Moq
3 12 (8.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.59%) LoadRunner
5 6 (4.20%) Selenium
5 6 (4.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (4.20%) Facilita Forecast
6 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.10%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.40%) Subversion
7 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.70%) Firebug
8 1 (0.70%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (11.19%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Games
3 7 (4.90%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.20%) Retail
5 5 (3.50%) Advertising
6 4 (2.80%) Banking
6 4 (2.80%) French Language
6 4 (2.80%) German Language
6 4 (2.80%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.10%) Marketing
7 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.10%) Electronics
7 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (32.87%) Developer
2 25 (17.48%) Analyst
3 22 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Support Engineer
5 16 (11.19%) Software Developer
6 13 (9.09%) Junior
7 12 (8.39%) Field Engineer
7 12 (8.39%) Junior Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Consultant
8 11 (7.69%) Graduate
8 11 (7.69%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.29%) Technical Support
9 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.59%) Tester
10 8 (5.59%) Desktop Support
10 8 (5.59%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.59%) UI Developer
10 8 (5.59%) UI Programmer
11 7 (4.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) .NET
2 28 (19.58%) ASP.NET
3 17 (11.89%) CSS
3 17 (11.89%) HTML
4 15 (10.49%) WinForms
4 15 (10.49%) WPF
4 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (9.79%) .NET Framework
6 13 (9.09%) HTML5
6 13 (9.09%) Spring.NET
6 13 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
7 12 (8.39%) Ninject
7 12 (8.39%) Unity DI Container
8 11 (7.69%) WCF
9 10 (6.99%) Web Services
10 8 (5.59%) CSS3
11 7 (4.90%) jQuery
11 7 (4.90%) OpenGL
12 6 (4.20%) Ajax
12 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Blackberry
1 16 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.39%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (7.69%) Replication
5 7 (4.90%) CUDA
5 7 (4.90%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (4.90%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.50%) Social Network
6 5 (3.50%) PACS
6 5 (3.50%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (3.50%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.80%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (2.80%) User Experience
8 3 (2.10%) AS400
8 3 (2.10%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Linux
2 28 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.59%) UNIX
5 14 (9.79%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.39%) Windows XP
8 11 (7.69%) Android
9 8 (5.59%) Windows Phone
9 8 (5.59%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.90%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.50%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.70%) Debian
14 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.98%) ITIL
3 23 (16.08%) TDD
4 17 (11.89%) MVC
5 16 (11.19%) OO
6 15 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.79%) Scrum
8 13 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (9.09%) MVVM
9 12 (8.39%) Multithreading
9 12 (8.39%) Kanban
9 12 (8.39%) Web Application Development
10 10 (6.99%) Problem Management
10 10 (6.99%) Change Management
11 9 (6.29%) Web Development
11 9 (6.29%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.29%) Image Processing
12 8 (5.59%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.90%) Business Continuity
13 7 (4.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.47%) SQL
2 39 (27.27%) C#
3 20 (13.99%) Java
3 20 (13.99%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.09%) VB
4 13 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.39%) VBScript
5 12 (8.39%) Ruby
5 12 (8.39%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.29%) C++
7 8 (5.59%) Perl
8 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.50%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (1.40%) PHP
11 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.49%) Degree
3 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
4 13 (9.09%) MCSE
5 12 (8.39%) MCSA
6 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.29%) MCP
8 6 (4.20%) MCDST
9 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.50%) PhD
9 5 (3.50%) CCNA
10 4 (2.80%) A+ Certification
10 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.80%) MCTS
11 3 (2.10%) MCITP
11 3 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.70%) MCAD
12 1 (0.70%) MCSD
12 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 8 (5.59%) QA
3 5 (3.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 39 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 29 (20.28%) Hyper-V
3 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.59%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.90%) XenApp
6 6 (4.20%) XenServer
6 6 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (3.50%) NFS
7 5 (3.50%) vSphere
8 2 (1.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.70%) Firmware
9 1 (0.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) SCVMM
2 5 (3.50%) SCCM
3 4 (2.80%) ZENworks
3 4 (2.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.88%) VMware
3 24 (16.78%) Cisco
4 21 (14.69%) NetApp
5 17 (11.89%) Citrix
6 14 (9.79%) EMC
7 11 (7.69%) HP
8 6 (4.20%) Oracle
8 6 (4.20%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.50%) Symantec
9 5 (3.50%) Dell
9 5 (3.50%) Facebook
9 5 (3.50%) Twitter
10 4 (2.80%) Apple
11 3 (2.10%) SAP
12 2 (1.40%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.40%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.70%) Perforce
13 1 (0.70%) CA
13 1 (0.70%) Adobe
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Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 2 days ago
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension / car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Envire search
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago