The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 37 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.74% 8.60% 12.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.30% 36.63% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 51
Average salary £28,500 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 101 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.84% 23.49% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 122 88 95
Average salary £30,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows
Tyne and Wear

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 23 July 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 46 (38.02%) Linux
2 35 (28.93%) UNIX
2 35 (28.93%) C#
3 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
4 33 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 33 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (25.62%) .NET
6 25 (20.66%) SQL
7 24 (19.83%) Active Directory
7 24 (19.83%) Microsoft
7 24 (19.83%) VMware
8 22 (18.18%) DHCP
8 22 (18.18%) DNS
9 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
10 20 (16.53%) SAN
10 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
11 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (15.70%) MS Exchange
11 19 (15.70%) Hyper-V
11 19 (15.70%) Windows 7
12 18 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (14.88%) MVC
13 17 (14.05%) SLA
13 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
13 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (13.22%) NAS
14 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (13.22%) ITIL
14 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (15.70%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (10.74%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.65%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.61%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.96%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (4.96%) Line 50
2 6 (4.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.65%) Sage MMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) DHCP
1 22 (18.18%) DNS
2 20 (16.53%) SAN
3 17 (14.05%) TCP/IP
4 16 (13.22%) NAS
5 15 (12.40%) iSCSI
6 10 (8.26%) Internet
7 8 (6.61%) Firewall
8 6 (4.96%) LAN
8 6 (4.96%) WAN
9 3 (2.48%) Intranet
10 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.83%) SMTP
10 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.83%) HTTP
10 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.61%) MySQL
4 6 (4.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.65%) DB2
9 1 (0.83%) MS Access
9 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.79%) NUnit
2 7 (5.79%) Selenium
2 7 (5.79%) MSTest
2 7 (5.79%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (5.79%) Moq
3 5 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.31%) Firebug
4 4 (3.31%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.48%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (1.65%) JUnit
7 1 (0.83%) Hudson
7 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 13 (10.74%) German Language
2 12 (9.92%) Italian Language
2 12 (9.92%) French Language
3 11 (9.09%) Finance
4 7 (5.79%) Games
5 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Marketing
7 3 (2.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
8 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (21.49%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Support Engineer
3 18 (14.88%) Analyst
4 11 (9.09%) Administrator
5 10 (8.26%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.26%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.61%) DBA
6 8 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.61%) Junior
7 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Graduate
7 7 (5.79%) Technical Support
7 7 (5.79%) Junior Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Junior .NET Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.96%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.62%) .NET
2 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
4 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (10.74%) WinForms
6 10 (8.26%) WCF
7 8 (6.61%) WPF
8 7 (5.79%) CSS
8 7 (5.79%) Web Services
8 7 (5.79%) Spring.NET
8 7 (5.79%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (5.79%) Ninject
8 7 (5.79%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (4.13%) jQuery
9 5 (4.13%) OpenGL
10 4 (3.31%) HTML
11 2 (1.65%) JMS
11 2 (1.65%) WF
11 2 (1.65%) XML
11 2 (1.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.79%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (4.96%) Handset
4 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.13%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.31%) CUDA
6 3 (2.48%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.48%) DTV
7 2 (1.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) Clustering
7 2 (1.65%) GPGPU
7 2 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.83%) Open Source
8 1 (0.83%) Social Media
8 1 (0.83%) PACS
8 1 (0.83%) CCTV
8 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.02%) Linux
2 35 (28.93%) UNIX
3 33 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (15.70%) Windows 7
4 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.61%) Windows 8
7 8 (6.61%) Solaris
8 3 (2.48%) Android
8 3 (2.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.83%) AIX
9 1 (0.83%) SUSE
9 1 (0.83%) Debian
9 1 (0.83%) Fedora
9 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.88%) MVC
2 16 (13.22%) ITIL
3 14 (11.57%) Scrum
4 10 (8.26%) TDD
4 10 (8.26%) Image Processing
5 9 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.79%) Kanban
6 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.79%) Multithreading
6 7 (5.79%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (5.79%) MVVM
6 7 (5.79%) Web Application Development
6 7 (5.79%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.79%) CRM
7 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.96%) Change Control
8 5 (4.13%) 3D Visualisation
8 5 (4.13%) Project Management
8 5 (4.13%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.31%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) C#
2 25 (20.66%) SQL
3 13 (10.74%) C++
4 10 (8.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.44%) Java
6 7 (5.79%) PHP
6 7 (5.79%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.96%) Ruby
8 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.48%) VB
10 2 (1.65%) Scala
10 2 (1.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.83%) COBOL
11 1 (0.83%) VBScript
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.83%) Python
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.48%) MCP
4 3 (2.48%) MCTS
5 2 (1.65%) MCITP
5 2 (1.65%) CIMA
5 2 (1.65%) AAT
5 2 (1.65%) MCSE
5 2 (1.65%) PhD
5 2 (1.65%) CCNA
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MCSA
6 1 (0.83%) RHCE
6 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) DICOM
System Software
1 24 (19.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.70%) Hyper-V
3 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (12.40%) NFS
4 15 (12.40%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) WSUS
2 2 (1.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 24 (19.83%) Microsoft
1 24 (19.83%) VMware
2 15 (12.40%) Symantec
2 15 (12.40%) SAP
3 13 (10.74%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) Sage
4 6 (4.96%) McAfee
4 6 (4.96%) Amdocs
4 6 (4.96%) LANDesk
4 6 (4.96%) Cisco
4 6 (4.96%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.65%) Sun
5 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.65%) Apple
5 2 (1.65%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Avaya
6 1 (0.83%) Lotus
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Posted: Yesterday
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