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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows 70 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.68% 12.84% 11.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.34% 47.47% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 50
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
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
116 99 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.32% 27.05% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 96 84 124
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 30 March 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 76 (48.41%) Microsoft
2 73 (46.50%) MS Exchange
3 70 (44.59%) SQL Server
4 62 (39.49%) SQL
5 56 (35.67%) Active Directory
6 51 (32.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (30.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (29.94%) Firewall
9 43 (27.39%) SharePoint
9 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (24.84%) SAN
12 39 (24.84%) NetApp
13 36 (22.93%) Linux
14 34 (21.66%) .NET
15 33 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2003
15 33 (21.02%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (21.02%) Hyper-V
16 32 (20.38%) C#
17 31 (19.75%) VMware
17 31 (19.75%) Lync
18 26 (16.56%) JavaScript
18 26 (16.56%) ASP.NET
18 26 (16.56%) OO
18 26 (16.56%) Blackberry
18 26 (16.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 25 (15.92%) IIS
19 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 73 (46.50%) MS Exchange
2 43 (27.39%) SharePoint
2 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 43 (27.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 31 (19.75%) Lync
5 26 (16.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (15.92%) IIS
7 15 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (8.92%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (8.28%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (7.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (7.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (3.18%) Orchard CMS
11 5 (3.18%) CMS
12 2 (1.27%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (11.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (7.64%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (29.94%) Firewall
2 39 (24.84%) SAN
3 16 (10.19%) LAN
3 16 (10.19%) WAN
3 16 (10.19%) NAS
4 15 (9.55%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (7.01%) DHCP
5 11 (7.01%) DNS
6 10 (6.37%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.82%) Internet
8 4 (2.55%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (21.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.55%) MySQL
6 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.27%) DB2
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.73%) Moq
2 9 (5.73%) NUnit
3 4 (2.55%) MSTest
4 3 (1.91%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.91%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.27%) JUnit
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.64%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.64%) Selenium
6 1 (0.64%) Firebug
6 1 (0.64%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (12.10%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Games
3 6 (3.82%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.18%) Advertising
4 5 (3.18%) French Language
4 5 (3.18%) German Language
5 3 (1.91%) Electronics
6 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (27.39%) Developer
2 22 (14.01%) Field Engineer
3 21 (13.38%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.55%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Consultant
6 11 (7.01%) Software Developer
6 11 (7.01%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Analyst
8 9 (5.73%) Tester
8 9 (5.73%) Junior
8 9 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.46%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (4.46%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.46%) DBA
9 7 (4.46%) IT Support
10 6 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 6 (3.82%) Technical Support
10 6 (3.82%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.66%) .NET
2 26 (16.56%) ASP.NET
3 22 (14.01%) CSS
3 22 (14.01%) HTML
4 21 (13.38%) .NET Framework
5 16 (10.19%) Ajax
6 13 (8.28%) WCF
6 13 (8.28%) Web Services
7 11 (7.01%) WinForms
7 11 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (6.37%) WPF
9 9 (5.73%) HTML5
9 9 (5.73%) Entity Framework
10 7 (4.46%) jQuery
11 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (3.82%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.18%) RESTful
13 4 (2.55%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.56%) Blackberry
2 19 (12.10%) Replication
3 6 (3.82%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.82%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (3.18%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.18%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.55%) CUDA
6 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.27%) Social Network
7 2 (1.27%) DTV
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) AS400
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) PDA
8 1 (0.64%) CCTV
8 1 (0.64%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (22.93%) Linux
4 25 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (12.10%) UNIX
6 12 (7.64%) Windows 8
7 11 (7.01%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.01%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.55%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.91%) Android
10 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.56%) OO
3 24 (15.29%) CRM
4 18 (11.46%) ITIL
5 14 (8.92%) MVC
6 13 (8.28%) Unit Testing
7 12 (7.64%) Scrum
8 11 (7.01%) TDD
8 11 (7.01%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (6.37%) Multithreading
10 8 (5.10%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (5.10%) Change Management
10 8 (5.10%) OOD
11 7 (4.46%) ERP
11 7 (4.46%) Migration
11 7 (4.46%) Project Management
11 7 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.82%) Game Development
12 6 (3.82%) Software Licensing
12 6 (3.82%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.49%) SQL
2 32 (20.38%) C#
3 26 (16.56%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.01%) T-SQL
5 19 (12.10%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.64%) VBScript
7 10 (6.37%) Java
8 9 (5.73%) VB.NET
9 8 (5.10%) C++
10 5 (3.18%) VB
10 5 (3.18%) Ruby
11 4 (2.55%) Python
12 2 (1.27%) Scala
12 2 (1.27%) PHP
12 2 (1.27%) C
13 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (32.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.65%) MCSE
3 21 (13.38%) MCP
4 18 (11.46%) MCSA
5 15 (9.55%) MCTS
5 15 (9.55%) Security Cleared
6 14 (8.92%) Degree
6 14 (8.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (7.01%) MCAD
7 11 (7.01%) MCSD
8 8 (5.10%) MCITP
9 7 (4.46%) CCNA
9 7 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.82%) PhD
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.64%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 56 (35.67%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.02%) Hyper-V
3 24 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.01%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.46%) XenApp
5 7 (4.46%) XenServer
6 6 (3.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (3.82%) NFS
7 3 (1.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (48.41%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.84%) NetApp
3 31 (19.75%) VMware
4 24 (15.29%) EMC
4 24 (15.29%) Cisco
5 17 (10.83%) Citrix
6 6 (3.82%) Oracle
6 6 (3.82%) HP
6 6 (3.82%) Symantec
7 4 (2.55%) WatchGuard
7 4 (2.55%) CA
8 3 (1.91%) Dell
9 2 (1.27%) SAP
9 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.27%) Reuters
9 2 (1.27%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.27%) Pega
9 2 (1.27%) Facebook
9 2 (1.27%) Twitter
9 2 (1.27%) Fidessa
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 17k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 17k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,500 plus Health, Pension, Dental and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £8.00 - £9.74 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago