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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 11 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.01% 4.07% 3.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.80% 14.21% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 18
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 183 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.73% 28.64% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 132 151 107
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,725 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,492 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
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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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 8 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Sunderland +10 4 £22,500 -
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) MCTS
4 11 (40.74%) C#
4 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
5 10 (37.04%) MCSE
5 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
6 9 (33.33%) MCP
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) MCITP
7 7 (25.93%) Ajax
7 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 6 (22.22%) MCAD
8 6 (22.22%) MCSD
8 6 (22.22%) Internet
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
8 6 (22.22%) LINQ
8 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Games
8 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) NUnit
8 6 (22.22%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (18.52%) Lync
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) PBX
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) NUnit
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
1 6 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) Ajax
3 6 (22.22%) WCF
3 6 (22.22%) LINQ
3 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
3 6 (22.22%) MonoRail
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (22.22%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) WSDL
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) AS400
1 1 (3.70%) Open Source
1 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.70%) Celerra
1 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 6 (22.22%) TDD
2 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.70%) Product Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) MCTS
2 10 (37.04%) MCSE
3 9 (33.33%) MCP
3 9 (33.33%) MCITP
4 6 (22.22%) MCAD
4 6 (22.22%) MCSD
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) MCSA
7 1 (3.70%) VCAP
7 1 (3.70%) CCEE
7 1 (3.70%) CCIA
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (3.70%) CCA
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.70%) ISEB
7 1 (3.70%) RHCE
7 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.70%) SCSM
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Sun
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Gold Partner
Posted: 26 days ago