The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 170 123 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.25% 20.03% 15.08%
As % of the Vendors category 60.28% 50.41% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 158 90 79
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
282 244 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.84% 39.74% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 254 182 201
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 146 £37,500 +7.14% 33
Gateshead 0 6 £37,000 +13.84% 2
Jarrow - 5 £16,500 -
Wallsend -1 4 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Sunderland +5 2 £30,750 +11.81%
Prudhoe - 1 - -
South Shields - 1 £17,300 -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 141 (55.73%) SQL Server
2 133 (52.57%) .NET
3 111 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (41.90%) C#
5 104 (41.11%) ASP.NET
6 101 (39.92%) MS Excel
7 100 (39.53%) SQL
8 95 (37.55%) MVC
9 79 (31.23%) JavaScript
10 73 (28.85%) Windows
11 71 (28.06%) HTML
12 62 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (24.11%) ITIL
14 57 (22.53%) Finance
15 56 (22.13%) CSS
16 51 (20.16%) Scrum
17 48 (18.97%) Web Services
17 48 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
17 48 (18.97%) .NET Framework
18 44 (17.39%) Windows Server
19 43 (17.00%) Project Management
20 42 (16.60%) OO
20 42 (16.60%) HTML5
21 39 (15.42%) MS Office
22 37 (14.62%) CRM
23 35 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
24 34 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
24 34 (13.44%) Degree
24 34 (13.44%) SDLC
25 33 (13.04%) jQuery

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (12.65%) IIS
2 22 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.53%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (5.53%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.56%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.56%) Node.js
5 8 (3.16%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.16%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.77%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.98%) SAS
8 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.19%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.79%) CMS
10 2 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 101 (39.92%) MS Excel
2 39 (15.42%) MS Office
3 8 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.07%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.51%) SaaS
4 13 (5.14%) Heroku
5 8 (3.16%) DigitalOcean
5 8 (3.16%) Linode
6 5 (1.98%) Office 365
7 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.79%) GitHub
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.40%) Force.com
8 1 (0.40%) IaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.14%) SSL
2 12 (4.74%) HTTP
3 9 (3.56%) VoIP
4 7 (2.77%) Firewall
5 6 (2.37%) Skype
6 5 (1.98%) BIG-IP
7 4 (1.58%) DHCP
7 4 (1.58%) DNS
7 4 (1.58%) Internet
8 3 (1.19%) NAS
8 3 (1.19%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.19%) SNMP
9 2 (0.79%) FTP
9 2 (0.79%) SAN
9 2 (0.79%) VPN
10 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (55.73%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (7.91%) MySQL
4 20 (7.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (5.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.95%) Big Data
8 9 (3.56%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.37%) DB2
11 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.58%) MS Access
13 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.79%) Base SAS
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle OWB
14 2 (0.79%) QlikView
14 2 (0.79%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 48 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (12.25%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.72%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.14%) JIRA
5 8 (3.16%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.37%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.58%) MSTest
7 4 (1.58%) NUnit
7 4 (1.58%) Subversion
8 2 (0.79%) git-flow
8 2 (0.79%) GitLab
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.40%) Moq
9 1 (0.40%) MSI
9 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 57 (22.53%) Finance
2 30 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.93%) Advertising
4 14 (5.53%) Marketing
5 12 (4.74%) Back Office
6 2 (0.79%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (48.22%) Developer
2 68 (26.88%) .NET Developer
3 52 (20.55%) Analyst
4 47 (18.58%) C# Developer
5 38 (15.02%) Software Developer
6 36 (14.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (10.28%) Service Analyst
8 24 (9.49%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 22 (8.70%) SQL Developer
10 19 (7.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (6.32%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (6.32%) Lead Developer
12 15 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 14 (5.53%) Architect
14 13 (5.14%) Lead Software Developer
14 13 (5.14%) Technical Architect
15 12 (4.74%) C# Software Developer
16 10 (3.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (52.57%) .NET
2 104 (41.11%) ASP.NET
3 71 (28.06%) HTML
4 62 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 56 (22.13%) CSS
6 48 (18.97%) .NET Framework
6 48 (18.97%) Web Services
7 42 (16.60%) HTML5
8 33 (13.04%) jQuery
9 32 (12.65%) KnockoutJS
10 30 (11.86%) Entity Framework
10 30 (11.86%) XML
11 27 (10.67%) CSS3
12 25 (9.88%) WCF
13 24 (9.49%) LINQ
14 23 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (7.91%) AngularJS
16 16 (6.32%) REST
17 15 (5.93%) Ajax
18 12 (4.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.74%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.56%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.98%) EPoS
5 5 (1.98%) Health Informatics
5 5 (1.98%) Informatics
5 5 (1.98%) iPhone
5 5 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.98%) User Experience
6 3 (1.19%) Clustering
6 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (0.79%) Neural Network
7 2 (0.79%) Social Network
7 2 (0.79%) Statistics
7 2 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.85%) Windows
2 44 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.72%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.35%) Linux
7 8 (3.16%) CentOS
7 8 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.77%) Android
9 6 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.98%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.98%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.58%) Unix
12 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (43.87%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (37.55%) MVC
3 61 (24.11%) ITIL
4 51 (20.16%) Scrum
5 43 (17.00%) Project Management
6 42 (16.60%) OO
7 37 (14.62%) CRM
8 34 (13.44%) SDLC
9 33 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 29 (11.46%) Software Engineering
11 27 (10.67%) Business Analysis
12 26 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.49%) Service Delivery
14 21 (8.30%) Unit Testing
15 20 (7.91%) TDD
16 19 (7.51%) Incident Management
16 19 (7.51%) Line Management
17 18 (7.11%) Web Development
18 17 (6.72%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 106 (41.90%) C#
2 100 (39.53%) SQL
3 79 (31.23%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.14%) VB
6 11 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
6 11 (4.35%) Java
7 10 (3.95%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.56%) Scala
9 8 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.37%) VBA
11 5 (1.98%) C
11 5 (1.98%) Progress 4GL
11 5 (1.98%) RPG
11 5 (1.98%) RPG III
11 5 (1.98%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.98%) Ruby
12 4 (1.58%) C++
12 4 (1.58%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (13.44%) Degree
2 16 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.95%) MCSE
5 6 (2.37%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.58%) MCSA
7 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.79%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.79%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.79%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ISEB
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.91%) QA
2 16 (6.32%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.40%) COREP
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) FINREP
4 1 (0.40%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (8.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.16%) VirtualBox
3 8 (3.16%) Xen
4 5 (1.98%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.19%) XenApp
5 3 (1.19%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.79%) vSphere
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (4.74%) SCCM
2 8 (3.16%) Ansible
2 8 (3.16%) Nagios
2 8 (3.16%) OpenNMS
2 8 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.16%) Puppet
2 8 (3.16%) ZABBIX
2 8 (3.16%) Zenoss
3 3 (1.19%) SCOM
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (7.51%) VMware
2 16 (6.32%) Oracle
3 14 (5.53%) Cisco
4 9 (3.56%) Dell
4 9 (3.56%) Google
4 9 (3.56%) HP
4 9 (3.56%) Rackspace
5 8 (3.16%) SaltStack
6 7 (2.77%) Apple
6 7 (2.77%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.77%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.37%) IBM
8 5 (1.98%) Avaya
8 5 (1.98%) Blue Coat
8 5 (1.98%) F5
8 5 (1.98%) Fujitsu
8 5 (1.98%) Nortel
8 5 (1.98%) Sophos
9 3 (1.19%) Citrix
9 3 (1.19%) SolarWinds
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Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30,000-£45,000 (Plus Quality Package)
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: From £33,000 to £37,500 per annum
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Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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