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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows 67 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.82% 6.26% 10.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.43% 25.23% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 46
Average salary £34,250 £26,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.73% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
179 111 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.57% 24.83% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128 105 98
Average salary £34,500 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (34.59%) C#
2 45 (33.83%) Linux
3 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 37 (27.82%) .NET
5 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 35 (26.32%) SQL
6 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
8 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
8 29 (21.80%) UNIX
9 28 (21.05%) ITIL
10 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (16.54%) MVC
11 22 (16.54%) VMware
12 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (15.04%) .NET Framework
13 20 (15.04%) Active Directory
14 19 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 18 (13.53%) TDD
15 18 (13.53%) Scrum
15 18 (13.53%) WinForms
15 18 (13.53%) Java
16 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
16 17 (12.78%) DNS
16 17 (12.78%) DHCP
16 17 (12.78%) Degree
16 17 (12.78%) Windows 7
17 16 (12.03%) SAN
18 15 (11.28%) SLA

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (9.02%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.76%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) WordPress
6 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.77%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.76%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (3.76%) Line 50
3 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.75%) Sage MMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.78%) DNS
1 17 (12.78%) DHCP
2 16 (12.03%) SAN
3 11 (8.27%) Internet
4 10 (7.52%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.52%) Firewall
5 9 (6.77%) NAS
6 8 (6.02%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.51%) WAN
7 6 (4.51%) LAN
8 2 (1.50%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.75%) Intranet
9 1 (0.75%) PBX
9 1 (0.75%) VoIP
9 1 (0.75%) HTTP
9 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.26%) MySQL
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) NUnit
2 13 (9.77%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.02%) MSTest
3 12 (9.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (9.02%) Moq
4 9 (6.77%) Selenium
5 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (3.76%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.76%) Facilita Forecast
7 4 (3.01%) Firebug
7 4 (3.01%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.26%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.75%) Subversion
9 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
1 9 (6.77%) Games
2 8 (6.02%) German Language
3 7 (5.26%) Italian Language
3 7 (5.26%) French Language
4 6 (4.51%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.51%) Retail
5 4 (3.01%) Banking
5 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.26%) Marketing
7 2 (1.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (29.32%) Developer
2 25 (18.80%) Analyst
3 17 (12.78%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.78%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.02%) Junior
7 10 (7.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Graduate
7 10 (7.52%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.52%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Junior Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Technical Support
9 7 (5.26%) Administrator
9 7 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.51%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Principal Software Developer
10 6 (4.51%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.82%) .NET
2 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
3 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (15.04%) .NET Framework
5 18 (13.53%) WinForms
6 15 (11.28%) WCF
7 13 (9.77%) CSS
7 13 (9.77%) WPF
8 12 (9.02%) Spring.NET
8 12 (9.02%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (9.02%) Castle Windsor
8 12 (9.02%) Ninject
9 10 (7.52%) HTML
10 7 (5.26%) Web Services
11 6 (4.51%) HTML5
11 6 (4.51%) CSS3
11 6 (4.51%) OpenGL
12 5 (3.76%) jQuery
13 3 (2.26%) XML
13 3 (2.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.02%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (4.51%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.51%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (4.51%) CUDA
4 6 (4.51%) Handset
5 5 (3.76%) PACS
5 5 (3.76%) Smartcard
5 5 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (3.01%) User Experience
6 4 (3.01%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.26%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.50%) DTV
8 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.50%) Social Network
8 2 (1.50%) AS400
9 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.83%) Linux
2 29 (21.80%) UNIX
3 25 (18.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (12.78%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.52%) Android
6 10 (7.52%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.02%) Apple iOS
7 8 (6.02%) Solaris
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Phone
8 6 (4.51%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.76%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.01%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.50%) Debian
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE
12 1 (0.75%) Fedora
12 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.05%) ITIL
3 22 (16.54%) MVC
4 18 (13.53%) TDD
4 18 (13.53%) Scrum
5 15 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.02%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (9.02%) Kanban
6 12 (9.02%) MVVM
6 12 (9.02%) Web Application Development
7 10 (7.52%) Image Processing
7 10 (7.52%) OO
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.77%) Multithreading
8 9 (6.77%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.02%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.26%) Service Management
10 7 (5.26%) CRM
11 6 (4.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.59%) C#
2 35 (26.32%) SQL
3 18 (13.53%) Java
4 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.27%) C++
6 10 (7.52%) Ruby
7 9 (6.77%) Perl
8 8 (6.02%) VB
9 7 (5.26%) PHP
10 5 (3.76%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.76%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.01%) VBScript
11 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.75%) COBOL
12 1 (0.75%) Python
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 14 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) MCDST
6 4 (3.01%) MCP
6 4 (3.01%) A+ Certification
6 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.26%) MCTS
7 3 (2.26%) CCNA
7 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.26%) PhD
8 2 (1.50%) AAT
8 2 (1.50%) MCSE
8 2 (1.50%) CIMA
8 2 (1.50%) MCITP
9 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.75%) RHCE
9 1 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) DICOM
3 4 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (15.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.28%) Hyper-V
3 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.77%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.02%) NFS
6 3 (2.26%) XenApp
7 2 (1.50%) XenServer
7 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.50%) vSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) WSUS
1 5 (3.76%) SCCM
2 4 (3.01%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.54%) VMware
3 13 (9.77%) Cisco
3 13 (9.77%) SAP
4 11 (8.27%) Oracle
5 8 (6.02%) LANDesk
5 8 (6.02%) Symantec
6 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.51%) HP
7 6 (4.51%) McAfee
7 6 (4.51%) Amdocs
8 5 (3.76%) Apple
8 5 (3.76%) Sage
8 5 (3.76%) Pegasus
9 4 (3.01%) Citrix
10 3 (2.26%) Dell
11 2 (1.50%) Facebook
11 2 (1.50%) Twitter
11 2 (1.50%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.75%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £26,983.24 to £29,023.39 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago