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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 153 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.04% 16.50% 12.68%
As % of the Vendors category 46.65% 57.82% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 127 73 70
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,020 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
328 147 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 53.68% 28.54% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 275 122 199
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +13 136 £37,500 +8.69% 22
Sunderland +9 7 £21,000 -47.50% 2
Gateshead -1 5 £52,500 +40.00%
Prudhoe - 4 - -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 162 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 145 (44.48%) .NET
3 131 (40.18%) SQL
4 117 (35.89%) C#
4 117 (35.89%) Windows
5 116 (35.58%) MS Excel
5 116 (35.58%) ASP.NET
6 110 (33.74%) MVC
7 101 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (29.45%) ITIL
9 85 (26.07%) JavaScript
10 84 (25.77%) HTML
11 81 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (23.62%) Windows Server
13 66 (20.25%) Scrum
14 63 (19.33%) CSS
15 49 (15.03%) Web Services
16 46 (14.11%) HTML5
17 45 (13.80%) .NET Framework
17 45 (13.80%) Active Directory
18 44 (13.50%) SDLC
18 44 (13.50%) Project Management
18 44 (13.50%) OO
18 44 (13.50%) Finance
18 44 (13.50%) jQuery
18 44 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 41 (12.58%) XML
21 40 (12.27%) VMware
21 40 (12.27%) T-SQL

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 36 (11.04%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.51%) IIS
3 26 (7.98%) Skype for Business
4 22 (6.75%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.83%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (3.68%) OpenStack
8 11 (3.37%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.84%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.53%) SAS
12 4 (1.23%) CMS
13 3 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.92%) Documentum
13 3 (0.92%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 116 (35.58%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (8.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (7.67%) Office 365
2 14 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.45%) DigitalOcean
3 8 (2.45%) Linode
4 5 (1.53%) SaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) GitHub
7 1 (0.31%) Force.com
7 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.31%) Heroku
7 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.44%) Skype
2 14 (4.29%) DHCP
3 11 (3.37%) DNS
4 10 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.07%) VoIP
5 7 (2.15%) Firewall
5 7 (2.15%) NetScaler
6 5 (1.53%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.92%) SAN
7 3 (0.92%) SNMP
7 3 (0.92%) SSL
7 3 (0.92%) VPN
8 2 (0.61%) Network Security
8 2 (0.61%) Wireless
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.31%) Internet
9 1 (0.31%) Intranet
9 1 (0.31%) NAS
9 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (49.69%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (7.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (7.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (7.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (6.13%) MySQL
7 17 (5.21%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.99%) Big Data
9 11 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.15%) DB2
13 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.92%) MS Access
16 2 (0.61%) Base SAS
16 2 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (5.52%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.07%) CruiseControl
4 8 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.45%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.92%) MSTest
5 3 (0.92%) NUnit
5 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.92%) Subversion
6 2 (0.61%) git-flow
6 2 (0.61%) GitLab
6 2 (0.61%) JIRA
6 2 (0.61%) MSI
General
1 44 (13.50%) Finance
2 28 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.68%) Advertising
4 10 (3.07%) Marketing
5 6 (1.84%) Back Office
6 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 143 (43.87%) Developer
2 83 (25.46%) .NET Developer
3 64 (19.63%) Software Developer
4 53 (16.26%) C# Developer
5 45 (13.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (12.58%) Analyst
7 31 (9.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 31 (9.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (8.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (7.98%) Web Developer
10 25 (7.67%) SQL Developer
11 24 (7.36%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (6.13%) Consultant
13 19 (5.83%) C# Software Developer
14 18 (5.52%) .NET Web Developer
14 18 (5.52%) Support Engineer
15 17 (5.21%) Service Analyst
15 17 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
16 16 (4.91%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (44.48%) .NET
2 116 (35.58%) ASP.NET
3 84 (25.77%) HTML
4 81 (24.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (19.33%) CSS
6 49 (15.03%) Web Services
7 46 (14.11%) HTML5
8 45 (13.80%) .NET Framework
9 44 (13.50%) jQuery
10 41 (12.58%) XML
11 34 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
12 31 (9.51%) WCF
13 29 (8.90%) LINQ
14 24 (7.36%) CSS3
14 24 (7.36%) Entity Framework
15 22 (6.75%) AngularJS
16 20 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (4.60%) React
17 15 (4.60%) WPF
18 13 (3.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.68%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 11 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.76%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.76%) Replication
6 8 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.53%) EPoS
8 5 (1.53%) Health Informatics
8 5 (1.53%) Informatics
8 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.53%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.53%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.61%) Clustering
10 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.61%) Social Network
10 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (35.89%) Windows
2 77 (23.62%) Windows Server
3 44 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (7.67%) Linux
6 23 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.91%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.76%) Unix
10 8 (2.45%) AIX
10 8 (2.45%) CentOS
10 8 (2.45%) Solaris
11 7 (2.15%) Android
12 6 (1.84%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.23%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.92%) HPUX
16 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (33.74%) MVC
2 101 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (29.45%) ITIL
4 66 (20.25%) Scrum
5 44 (13.50%) OO
5 44 (13.50%) Project Management
5 44 (13.50%) SDLC
6 36 (11.04%) CRM
7 29 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (8.59%) Business Analysis
9 27 (8.28%) Software Engineering
10 26 (7.98%) Web Development
11 25 (7.67%) Service Delivery
12 23 (7.06%) SOA
13 22 (6.75%) Systems Analysis
13 22 (6.75%) TDD
14 19 (5.83%) Automated Testing
14 19 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (5.83%) Incident Management
14 19 (5.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (40.18%) SQL
2 117 (35.89%) C#
3 85 (26.07%) JavaScript
4 40 (12.27%) T-SQL
5 29 (8.90%) PowerShell
6 16 (4.91%) Java
7 11 (3.37%) Scala
8 9 (2.76%) ANSI SQL
8 9 (2.76%) VB
9 7 (2.15%) Progress 4GL
9 7 (2.15%) RPG
9 7 (2.15%) RPG III
9 7 (2.15%) RPG IV
9 7 (2.15%) VBA
10 6 (1.84%) VBScript
11 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.23%) C++
12 4 (1.23%) Perl
13 3 (0.92%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.43%) Degree
3 20 (6.13%) MCSE
4 14 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.68%) MCSA
6 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.45%) CCNA
7 8 (2.45%) MCP
8 7 (2.15%) A+ Certification
8 7 (2.15%) CCENT
9 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.61%) CISA
11 2 (0.61%) CISSP
11 2 (0.61%) ISEB
11 2 (0.61%) SAS Certification
12 1 (0.31%) CCNP
12 1 (0.31%) CISM
12 1 (0.31%) HNC
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.13%) SLA
2 10 (3.07%) QA
3 5 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 45 (13.80%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.07%) XenApp
4 8 (2.45%) VirtualBox
4 8 (2.45%) vSphere
4 8 (2.45%) Xen
5 7 (2.15%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.53%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.31%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (8.28%) SCCM
2 17 (5.21%) SCOM
3 14 (4.29%) Nagios
4 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (2.45%) Ansible
5 8 (2.45%) OpenNMS
5 8 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.45%) Puppet
5 8 (2.45%) ZABBIX
5 8 (2.45%) Zenoss
6 4 (1.23%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (12.27%) VMware
2 34 (10.43%) Cisco
3 23 (7.06%) Citrix
4 13 (3.99%) HP
5 10 (3.07%) Google
6 9 (2.76%) MobileIron
6 9 (2.76%) Rackspace
6 9 (2.76%) SolarWinds
6 9 (2.76%) Xamarin
7 8 (2.45%) IBM
7 8 (2.45%) SaltStack
8 7 (2.15%) Apple
8 7 (2.15%) AppSense
8 7 (2.15%) Juniper
8 7 (2.15%) Veeam
9 6 (1.84%) 3Com
9 6 (1.84%) Draytek
9 6 (1.84%) NETGEAR
9 6 (1.84%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.84%) ZyXEL
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