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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 154 125 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.28% 23.15% 13.12%
As % of the Vendors category 47.53% 61.27% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 95 78
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,470 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
324 204 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.29% 37.78% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 284 149 246
Median salary £37,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £23,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +7 135 £35,000 +2.94% 30
Gateshead +4 8 £48,000 +32.41% 1
Sunderland +5 3 £21,000 -47.50% 1
Wallsend 0 3 £31,000 +24.00%
Jarrow - 2 £16,500 -
Prudhoe - 2 - -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 156 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 140 (47.30%) .NET
3 116 (39.19%) SQL
4 114 (38.51%) ASP.NET
5 113 (38.18%) C#
6 108 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (36.15%) MVC
8 106 (35.81%) MS Excel
9 105 (35.47%) Windows
10 86 (29.05%) ITIL
11 84 (28.38%) JavaScript
12 81 (27.36%) HTML
13 78 (26.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 67 (22.64%) Windows Server
15 62 (20.95%) CSS
16 60 (20.27%) Scrum
17 50 (16.89%) .NET Framework
18 48 (16.22%) Web Services
19 46 (15.54%) Finance
20 45 (15.20%) HTML5
21 44 (14.86%) Project Management
22 42 (14.19%) OO
22 42 (14.19%) jQuery
23 41 (13.85%) SDLC
24 40 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
24 40 (13.51%) T-SQL
25 39 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
26 38 (12.84%) XML
27 37 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
28 36 (12.16%) KnockoutJS

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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 29 (9.80%) IIS
3 20 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.42%) Skype for Business
5 18 (6.08%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (3.72%) Apache Spark
8 10 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (3.38%) OpenStack
9 9 (3.04%) Umbraco
10 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.69%) SAS
12 4 (1.35%) CMS
12 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.01%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 106 (35.81%) MS Excel
2 31 (10.47%) MS Office
3 6 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (9.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.41%) Office 365
4 9 (3.04%) SaaS
5 8 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
5 8 (2.70%) Linode
6 3 (1.01%) Heroku
6 3 (1.01%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.68%) GitHub
8 1 (0.34%) Force.com
8 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.74%) Skype
2 12 (4.05%) DHCP
3 10 (3.38%) DNS
3 10 (3.38%) VoIP
4 6 (2.03%) Firewall
4 6 (2.03%) NetScaler
4 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.69%) BIG-IP
5 5 (1.69%) SSL
6 4 (1.35%) SAN
7 3 (1.01%) SNMP
7 3 (1.01%) VPN
8 2 (0.68%) HTTP
8 2 (0.68%) Internet
8 2 (0.68%) NAS
8 2 (0.68%) Wireless
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.34%) Network Security
9 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (52.70%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (7.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (6.76%) MySQL
6 15 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.05%) Big Data
8 11 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.03%) DB2
12 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.01%) MS Access
13 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.68%) Base SAS
14 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 39 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.38%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.04%) CruiseControl
5 8 (2.70%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.35%) MSTest
6 4 (1.35%) NUnit
7 3 (1.01%) JIRA
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.01%) Subversion
8 2 (0.68%) git-flow
8 2 (0.68%) GitLab
8 2 (0.68%) MSI
9 1 (0.34%) Moq
9 1 (0.34%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 46 (15.54%) Finance
2 30 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.05%) Marketing
4 11 (3.72%) Advertising
5 9 (3.04%) Back Office
6 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (46.62%) Developer
2 81 (27.36%) .NET Developer
3 59 (19.93%) Software Developer
4 56 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 47 (15.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (13.18%) Analyst
7 31 (10.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (10.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (9.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (8.11%) Senior Developer
11 23 (7.77%) SQL Developer
12 20 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (6.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 18 (6.08%) Service Analyst
13 18 (6.08%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (6.08%) Web Developer
14 17 (5.74%) Support Engineer
15 15 (5.07%) Lead Developer
16 14 (4.73%) Architect
16 14 (4.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (47.30%) .NET
2 114 (38.51%) ASP.NET
3 81 (27.36%) HTML
4 78 (26.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (20.95%) CSS
6 50 (16.89%) .NET Framework
7 48 (16.22%) Web Services
8 45 (15.20%) HTML5
9 42 (14.19%) jQuery
10 38 (12.84%) XML
11 36 (12.16%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (9.80%) WCF
13 28 (9.46%) Entity Framework
13 28 (9.46%) LINQ
14 27 (9.12%) CSS3
15 24 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (7.77%) AngularJS
17 14 (4.73%) React
17 14 (4.73%) WPF
18 13 (4.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.72%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.04%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.04%) Replication
5 8 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.69%) EPoS
8 5 (1.69%) Health Informatics
8 5 (1.69%) Informatics
8 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.35%) User Experience
9 4 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.01%) Clustering
10 3 (1.01%) iPhone
10 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (35.47%) Windows
2 67 (22.64%) Windows Server
3 40 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (7.09%) Linux
6 18 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.04%) Unix
10 8 (2.70%) CentOS
11 7 (2.36%) AIX
11 7 (2.36%) Android
11 7 (2.36%) Solaris
12 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.68%) HPUX
14 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (36.15%) MVC
3 86 (29.05%) ITIL
4 60 (20.27%) Scrum
5 44 (14.86%) Project Management
6 42 (14.19%) OO
7 41 (13.85%) SDLC
8 34 (11.49%) CRM
9 28 (9.46%) Software Engineering
10 27 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (8.78%) Service Delivery
12 25 (8.45%) Business Analysis
12 25 (8.45%) TDD
13 20 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.76%) SOA
13 20 (6.76%) Waterfall
14 19 (6.42%) Incident Management
14 19 (6.42%) Systems Analysis
14 19 (6.42%) Web Development
15 18 (6.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (39.19%) SQL
2 113 (38.18%) C#
3 84 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 23 (7.77%) PowerShell
6 15 (5.07%) Java
7 11 (3.72%) Scala
8 10 (3.38%) VB
9 9 (3.04%) ANSI SQL
10 8 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.36%) VBA
12 6 (2.03%) Progress 4GL
12 6 (2.03%) RPG
12 6 (2.03%) RPG III
12 6 (2.03%) RPG IV
13 5 (1.69%) VBScript
14 4 (1.35%) C++
15 3 (1.01%) Perl
15 3 (1.01%) Python
15 3 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (10.81%) Degree
1 32 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (6.42%) MCSE
3 9 (3.04%) MCSA
3 9 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.35%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.35%) CCENT
6 4 (1.35%) CCNA
6 4 (1.35%) MCP
7 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.68%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.68%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.34%) CISSP
9 1 (0.34%) HNC
9 1 (0.34%) HND
9 1 (0.34%) ISEB
9 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.08%) SLA
2 11 (3.72%) QA
3 5 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 36 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.70%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.70%) Xen
3 8 (2.70%) XenApp
4 6 (2.03%) vSphere
4 6 (2.03%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.69%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (7.09%) SCCM
2 12 (4.05%) Nagios
2 12 (4.05%) SCOM
3 9 (3.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (2.70%) Ansible
4 8 (2.70%) OpenNMS
4 8 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.70%) Puppet
4 8 (2.70%) ZABBIX
4 8 (2.70%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.68%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (10.81%) VMware
2 24 (8.11%) Cisco
3 16 (5.41%) Citrix
4 12 (4.05%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.38%) Google
5 10 (3.38%) HP
6 9 (3.04%) Rackspace
6 9 (3.04%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.70%) MobileIron
7 8 (2.70%) SaltStack
7 8 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.36%) Apple
8 7 (2.36%) IBM
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle
9 6 (2.03%) AppSense
9 6 (2.03%) Dell
10 5 (1.69%) Avaya
10 5 (1.69%) F5
10 5 (1.69%) Nortel
10 5 (1.69%) Sophos
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