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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Windows 60 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.27% 9.86% 7.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.61% 35.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 26
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -0.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,860 £23,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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
99 154 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.19% 27.60% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 89 120 88
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,340 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 4 August 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 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 43 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 41 (32.28%) UNIX
3 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
4 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
5 37 (29.13%) SQL
6 36 (28.35%) Linux
7 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (26.77%) VMware
8 30 (23.62%) Degree
9 29 (22.83%) MS Exchange
10 26 (20.47%) MySQL
10 26 (20.47%) C#
10 26 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (19.69%) ITIL
12 22 (17.32%) .NET
12 22 (17.32%) MS Excel
12 22 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (17.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (14.96%) SharePoint
15 18 (14.17%) Scrum
15 18 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (13.39%) OO
16 17 (13.39%) MCSE
17 16 (12.60%) Finance
17 16 (12.60%) Hyper-V
17 16 (12.60%) Windows 7
18 15 (11.81%) MCITP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 29 (22.83%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.96%) SharePoint
3 18 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (11.81%) IIS
6 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (6.30%) CMS
8 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.94%) Orchard CMS
9 5 (3.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (3.94%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (3.94%) MQSeries
9 5 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.15%) Lync
11 3 (2.36%) nginx
11 3 (2.36%) Apache
11 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.36%) Zope
11 3 (2.36%) Plone
12 2 (1.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.51%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) Firewall
2 14 (11.02%) SAN
3 10 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.87%) DNS
4 9 (7.09%) Network Security
5 8 (6.30%) NAS
5 8 (6.30%) LAN
5 8 (6.30%) WAN
6 7 (5.51%) DHCP
7 6 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.15%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.36%) SSL
10 1 (0.79%) Internet
10 1 (0.79%) HTTP
10 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.47%) MySQL
3 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) DB2
5 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) NUnit
2 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.94%) JUnit
3 5 (3.94%) Moq
4 4 (3.15%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Games
3 5 (3.94%) Italian Language
4 4 (3.15%) French Language
4 4 (3.15%) German Language
5 3 (2.36%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.57%) Hebrew Language
6 2 (1.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (19.69%) Support Engineer
2 20 (15.75%) Developer
3 15 (11.81%) Administrator
3 15 (11.81%) IT Technician
4 13 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (7.87%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.30%) Field Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.30%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) ScrumMaster
8 7 (5.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Software Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.32%) .NET
2 14 (11.02%) WinForms
3 12 (9.45%) .NET Framework
4 10 (7.87%) HTML
4 10 (7.87%) CSS
5 7 (5.51%) Web Services
5 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.51%) WPF
5 7 (5.51%) Entity Framework
6 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (4.72%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.94%) RESTful
7 5 (3.94%) WCF
7 5 (3.94%) J2EE
7 5 (3.94%) JMS
8 4 (3.15%) Ajax
9 2 (1.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.51%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (3.94%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.28%) UNIX
2 36 (28.35%) Linux
3 22 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (17.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (12.60%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.72%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.72%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.36%) CentOS
7 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.69%) ITIL
3 18 (14.17%) Scrum
4 17 (13.39%) OO
5 12 (9.45%) Project Management
6 11 (8.66%) CRM
7 8 (6.30%) MVC
8 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.51%) Network Management
8 7 (5.51%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.51%) Coaching
9 6 (4.72%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.72%) Network Security Management
9 6 (4.72%) Security Management
10 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.94%) Change Management
10 5 (3.94%) RUP
10 5 (3.94%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (3.94%) Software Delivery
10 5 (3.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.13%) SQL
2 26 (20.47%) C#
3 11 (8.66%) Java
4 9 (7.09%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.09%) PHP
5 7 (5.51%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.72%) C++
7 5 (3.94%) Python
7 5 (3.94%) C
7 5 (3.94%) Scala
8 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (23.62%) Degree
3 17 (13.39%) MCSE
4 15 (11.81%) MCITP
5 10 (7.87%) MCSA
6 9 (7.09%) MCP
7 7 (5.51%) CCNA
7 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.15%) MCTS
9 4 (3.15%) MCAD
9 4 (3.15%) MCSD
10 1 (0.79%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.79%) CISA
10 1 (0.79%) GCIA
10 1 (0.79%) GCIH
10 1 (0.79%) CEH
10 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.60%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.51%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.94%) vSphere
6 4 (3.15%) XenApp
6 4 (3.15%) NFS
7 3 (2.36%) qmail
7 3 (2.36%) Postfix
7 3 (2.36%) XenServer
7 3 (2.36%) Varnish
8 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) SCCM
2 3 (2.36%) Puppet
2 3 (2.36%) HAProxy
2 3 (2.36%) Ansible
2 3 (2.36%) systemd
Vendors
1 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.77%) VMware
3 10 (7.87%) Cisco
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle
5 7 (5.51%) Citrix
6 6 (4.72%) Fidessa
6 6 (4.72%) Reuters
6 6 (4.72%) Bloomberg
7 5 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.94%) NetApp
7 5 (3.94%) Pega
8 4 (3.15%) WatchGuard
9 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.57%) Symantec
11 1 (0.79%) McAfee
11 1 (0.79%) Convergys
11 1 (0.79%) OpenText
11 1 (0.79%) Tradeweb
11 1 (0.79%) Sybase
11 1 (0.79%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newcastle High School for Girls
Salary: From £21,960 to £31,371 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago