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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 53 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.15% 10.47% 6.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.64% 36.02% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 23
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,540 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
97 161 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.07% 29.06% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 85 117 103
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
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 31 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 41 (35.04%) UNIX
2 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
3 37 (31.62%) Linux
4 36 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 36 (30.77%) Degree
5 35 (29.91%) VMware
6 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
7 27 (23.08%) ITIL
8 26 (22.22%) MySQL
8 26 (22.22%) SQL
8 26 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (19.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (17.95%) MS Excel
11 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (15.38%) Hyper-V
14 17 (14.53%) C#
15 16 (13.68%) MCSE
15 16 (13.68%) Windows 7
15 16 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (13.68%) MCITP
16 15 (12.82%) Scrum
16 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
17 14 (11.97%) Cisco
17 14 (11.97%) SAN
17 14 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (11.11%) Computer Science

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 14 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.27%) MQSeries
8 4 (3.42%) IIS
9 3 (2.56%) Apache
9 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.56%) CMS
9 3 (2.56%) Zope
9 3 (2.56%) Plone
9 3 (2.56%) nginx
9 3 (2.56%) Lync
10 2 (1.71%) Node.js
11 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 21 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) SAN
2 12 (10.26%) Firewall
3 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.40%) DNS
4 9 (7.69%) LAN
4 9 (7.69%) WAN
4 9 (7.69%) Network Security
4 9 (7.69%) NAS
5 8 (6.84%) DHCP
6 6 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.27%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.56%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) Internet
9 1 (0.85%) HTTP
9 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.22%) MySQL
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) DB2
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.56%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.71%) Big Data
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) NUnit
2 5 (4.27%) JUnit
3 4 (3.42%) Subversion
4 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.85%) MSTest
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (10.26%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Games
3 5 (4.27%) French Language
3 5 (4.27%) German Language
3 5 (4.27%) Italian Language
3 5 (4.27%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.42%) Hebrew Language
5 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (21.37%) Support Engineer
2 16 (13.68%) Administrator
3 15 (12.82%) Developer
3 15 (12.82%) IT Technician
4 13 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (8.55%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.84%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (6.84%) ScrumMaster
7 8 (6.84%) Agile C# Developer
7 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Technical Support
8 7 (5.98%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) .NET
2 8 (6.84%) WinForms
3 6 (5.13%) CSS
3 6 (5.13%) HTML
4 5 (4.27%) J2EE
4 5 (4.27%) JMS
5 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.71%) HTML5
6 2 (1.71%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.85%) REST
7 1 (0.85%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.85%) Autofac
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (0.85%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.85%) WCF
7 1 (0.85%) WPF
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.04%) UNIX
2 37 (31.62%) Linux
3 23 (19.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (13.68%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.56%) CentOS
8 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) ITIL
2 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.82%) Scrum
4 10 (8.55%) OO
5 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.84%) Coaching
6 7 (5.98%) Network Management
6 7 (5.98%) Project Management
7 6 (5.13%) Change Management
7 6 (5.13%) Network Security Management
7 6 (5.13%) Security Management
7 6 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 5 (4.27%) Software Delivery
8 5 (4.27%) SDLC
8 5 (4.27%) RUP
9 4 (3.42%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.56%) Data Management
10 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) SQL
2 17 (14.53%) C#
3 11 (9.40%) Java
4 9 (7.69%) PHP
5 5 (4.27%) C++
5 5 (4.27%) Python
5 5 (4.27%) C
5 5 (4.27%) Scala
6 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.56%) Perl
7 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (30.77%) Degree
2 25 (21.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.68%) MCSE
3 16 (13.68%) MCITP
4 9 (7.69%) MCSA
5 6 (5.13%) CCNA
5 6 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.27%) MCP
6 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CISA
7 1 (0.85%) GCIA
7 1 (0.85%) GCIH
7 1 (0.85%) CEH
7 1 (0.85%) MCTS
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.98%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.27%) NFS
5 5 (4.27%) vSphere
6 3 (2.56%) Varnish
6 3 (2.56%) qmail
6 3 (2.56%) Postfix
6 3 (2.56%) XenApp
7 2 (1.71%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) Puppet
2 3 (2.56%) HAProxy
2 3 (2.56%) Ansible
2 3 (2.56%) systemd
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) VMware
2 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.97%) Cisco
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) NetApp
5 6 (5.13%) Fidessa
5 6 (5.13%) Reuters
5 6 (5.13%) Bloomberg
6 5 (4.27%) Citrix
6 5 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.27%) Pega
7 4 (3.42%) WatchGuard
8 3 (2.56%) Convergys
8 3 (2.56%) HP
8 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.71%) Dell
10 1 (0.85%) Sun
10 1 (0.85%) OpenText
10 1 (0.85%) Symantec
10 1 (0.85%) McAfee
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Plus competitive benefit package
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago