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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 71 60 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.75% 11.05% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.61% 41.96% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 55 30
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
102 143 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.06% 26.34% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 90 130 83
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 57 (40.14%) SQL Server
2 54 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 49 (34.51%) SQL
4 44 (30.99%) Active Directory
4 44 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (28.87%) Linux
6 38 (26.76%) UNIX
6 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (23.94%) VMware
8 33 (23.24%) Degree
8 33 (23.24%) MS Exchange
9 32 (22.54%) C#
10 27 (19.01%) .NET
10 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (18.31%) ITIL
11 26 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (17.61%) MS Excel
13 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (16.20%) SharePoint
14 23 (16.20%) MySQL
14 23 (16.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2007
16 21 (14.79%) OO
17 20 (14.08%) IIS
18 19 (13.38%) Firewall
18 19 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (13.38%) Scrum
19 18 (12.68%) MCSE
20 17 (11.97%) CRM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (23.24%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.20%) SharePoint
3 22 (15.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (14.08%) IIS
6 14 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (7.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (5.63%) Lync
8 8 (5.63%) CMS
8 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (4.23%) MQSeries
10 5 (3.52%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (2.11%) Apache
11 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.11%) Zope
11 3 (2.11%) Plone
11 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (8.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) Firewall
2 16 (11.27%) SAN
3 11 (7.75%) DNS
4 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.34%) LAN
4 9 (6.34%) WAN
4 9 (6.34%) Network Security
5 8 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (5.63%) DHCP
6 6 (4.23%) NAS
7 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (16.20%) MySQL
3 6 (4.23%) DB2
4 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.11%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.75%) NUnit
2 8 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.23%) JUnit
4 5 (3.52%) Moq
5 4 (2.82%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (11.27%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Games
3 4 (2.82%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.11%) French Language
4 3 (2.11%) German Language
4 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.41%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Hebrew Language
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (21.13%) Developer
2 20 (14.08%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.56%) Administrator
3 15 (10.56%) IT Technician
4 13 (9.15%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.45%) Software Developer
5 12 (8.45%) Field Engineer
6 9 (6.34%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.34%) Analyst
6 9 (6.34%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (5.63%) SQL DBA
7 8 (5.63%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (5.63%) DBA
7 8 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.63%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Software Support Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (4.23%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.01%) .NET
2 17 (11.97%) .NET Framework
3 15 (10.56%) HTML
3 15 (10.56%) CSS
4 14 (9.86%) WinForms
5 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET
6 10 (7.04%) WCF
7 9 (6.34%) Ajax
8 7 (4.93%) Web Services
8 7 (4.93%) WPF
8 7 (4.93%) Entity Framework
9 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (4.23%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (4.23%) J2EE
9 6 (4.23%) JMS
10 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.52%) RESTful
11 2 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.52%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.82%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.41%) NHS
5 2 (1.41%) Replication
5 2 (1.41%) CUDA
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.87%) Linux
2 38 (26.76%) UNIX
3 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.86%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.93%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.11%) CentOS
9 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Debian
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.31%) ITIL
3 21 (14.79%) OO
4 19 (13.38%) Scrum
5 17 (11.97%) CRM
6 12 (8.45%) Project Management
7 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.34%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (5.63%) MVC
10 7 (4.93%) ERP
10 7 (4.93%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.93%) Network Management
10 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.23%) Coaching
11 6 (4.23%) RUP
11 6 (4.23%) Network Security Management
11 6 (4.23%) Security Management
11 6 (4.23%) Change Management
12 5 (3.52%) Multithreading
12 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.51%) SQL
2 32 (22.54%) C#
3 15 (10.56%) Java
4 14 (9.86%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.34%) C++
6 9 (6.34%) PHP
7 6 (4.23%) Python
7 6 (4.23%) C
7 6 (4.23%) Scala
8 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.11%) Perl
10 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.70%) VB
10 1 (0.70%) VB6
10 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (23.24%) Degree
3 18 (12.68%) MCSE
4 16 (11.27%) MCP
5 13 (9.15%) MCITP
6 10 (7.04%) MCSA
7 9 (6.34%) MCAD
7 9 (6.34%) MCSD
7 9 (6.34%) MCTS
8 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
9 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.52%) CCNA
10 5 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.11%) PhD
12 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.27%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.63%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.52%) XenApp
6 4 (2.82%) XenServer
6 4 (2.82%) NFS
7 3 (2.11%) qmail
7 3 (2.11%) Postfix
7 3 (2.11%) Varnish
8 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.70%) vSphere
8 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) Puppet
2 3 (2.11%) HAProxy
2 3 (2.11%) Ansible
2 3 (2.11%) systemd
Vendors
1 54 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.94%) VMware
3 13 (9.15%) Cisco
4 10 (7.04%) Oracle
4 10 (7.04%) NetApp
5 7 (4.93%) Citrix
6 6 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.23%) Reuters
6 6 (4.23%) Bloomberg
6 6 (4.23%) Fidessa
6 6 (4.23%) Pega
7 4 (2.82%) WatchGuard
8 3 (2.11%) EMC
8 3 (2.11%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.41%) CA
9 2 (1.41%) Symantec
9 2 (1.41%) HP
10 1 (0.70%) Dell
10 1 (0.70%) Intel
10 1 (0.70%) Sybase
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