The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.75% 1.33% 4.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 4.90% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 22
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £42,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 143 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.48% 27.24% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 119 125 127
Average salary £35,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Tyne and Wear region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Certification
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 11 £25,000 - 3
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) MS Office
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) MCDST
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MCTS
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) MCITP
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
7 3 (13.04%) MCP
8 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (8.70%) ZENworks
8 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.70%) SAN

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Celerra
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) TDD
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Product Management
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCDST
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCTS
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) MCITP
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.35%) VCAP
5 1 (4.35%) CCEE
5 1 (4.35%) CCIA
5 1 (4.35%) VCDX
5 1 (4.35%) HP AIS
5 1 (4.35%) HP ASE
5 1 (4.35%) HP MASE
5 1 (4.35%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenApp
2 2 (8.70%) XenServer
2 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) ZENworks
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
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