The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 54 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.99% 3.11% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.28% 9.90% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 4
Average salary £28,750 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
133 202 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.55% 31.42% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 111 138 111
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -4 12 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Gateshead - 6 £28,750 -
Sunderland - 3 £24,000 -
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) MCSE
3 16 (43.24%) MCITP
4 15 (40.54%) MySQL
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (37.84%) UNIX
6 13 (35.14%) Degree
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) MCSA
9 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (18.92%) CCNA
12 7 (18.92%) C#
12 7 (18.92%) .NET
13 6 (16.22%) ITIL
13 6 (16.22%) HTML
13 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
13 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (13.51%) MVC
14 5 (13.51%) VMware
14 5 (13.51%) Cisco
14 5 (13.51%) SAN
14 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 5 (13.51%) MCP
15 4 (10.81%) CSS
15 4 (10.81%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (10.81%) IIS
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) DHCP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) HSRP
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) OSPF
4 1 (2.70%) BGP
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) POP3
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) IT Technician
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) WinForms
6 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.70%) LESS
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) CSS3
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) MVC
3 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.11%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) B2B
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) ITSM
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) VB
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) VB6
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) MCSE
2 16 (43.24%) MCITP
3 13 (35.14%) Degree
4 11 (29.73%) MCSA
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (18.92%) CCNA
7 5 (13.51%) MCP
8 2 (5.41%) MCTS
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.70%) MCAD
9 1 (2.70%) MCSD
9 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
9 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.11%) XenApp
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.41%) XenServer
5 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) BT
5 1 (2.70%) OpenText
5 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.70%) Draytek
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.70%) Meraki
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