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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 4 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 88 101 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.84% 22.20% 22.46%
As % of the Vendors category 40.37% 57.39% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 85 96 108
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,360 £17,000 £21,760
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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
218 176 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.68% 38.68% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 202 162 214
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 0 58 £30,000 -20.00% 21
Sunderland +7 15 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Prudhoe - 5 £40,000 -
Gateshead - 3 £32,500 - 2
South Shields +4 2 £26,750 +54.62%
Jarrow +1 2 £20,905 +22.97%
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 95 (44.60%) Windows
2 79 (37.09%) SQL
3 77 (36.15%) Active Directory
4 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
5 59 (27.70%) .NET
6 58 (27.23%) MS Office
7 54 (25.35%) ITIL
8 53 (24.88%) MS Excel
9 45 (21.13%) C#
10 44 (20.66%) DNS
10 44 (20.66%) VMware
11 43 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 40 (18.78%) Web Services
13 39 (18.31%) DHCP
13 39 (18.31%) Windows Server
14 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET
15 36 (16.90%) Cisco
16 35 (16.43%) Office 365
17 33 (15.49%) MVC
18 32 (15.02%) MS Exchange
19 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (13.15%) Windows Server 2012
20 28 (13.15%) JavaScript
21 27 (12.68%) Citrix
21 27 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
21 27 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
22 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
23 25 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
23 25 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
24 24 (11.27%) 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 (15.02%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.57%) IIS
3 14 (6.57%) Skype for Business
4 13 (6.10%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.35%) Apache
8 4 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.94%) CMS
10 2 (0.94%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.94%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (27.23%) MS Office
2 53 (24.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.94%) SPSS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (3.29%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.35%) Visualfiles
4 4 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.41%) Maximo
6 2 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.47%) Magento
7 1 (0.47%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.43%) Office 365
2 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.88%) PaaS
5 4 (1.88%) Route 53
5 4 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.41%) SaaS
7 2 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.66%) DNS
2 39 (18.31%) DHCP
3 23 (10.80%) Firewall
4 14 (6.57%) TCP/IP
5 13 (6.10%) Skype
6 11 (5.16%) SAN
6 11 (5.16%) VLAN
7 10 (4.69%) Intranet
8 9 (4.23%) DMZ
8 9 (4.23%) SMTP
9 8 (3.76%) WAN
10 6 (2.82%) LAN
11 4 (1.88%) VPN
12 3 (1.41%) Internet
13 2 (0.94%) VoIP
13 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (3.29%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (2.82%) MySQL
8 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.41%) MS Access
11 2 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (0.94%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) JMeter
5 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (5.63%) Advertising
2 11 (5.16%) Finance
3 8 (3.76%) Legal
3 8 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.35%) Back Office
4 5 (2.35%) Law
5 4 (1.88%) Military
6 2 (0.94%) Banking
6 2 (0.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (23.00%) Developer
2 46 (21.60%) Analyst
3 33 (15.49%) Support Engineer
4 27 (12.68%) .NET Developer
5 23 (10.80%) Software Developer
5 23 (10.80%) Support Analyst
6 20 (9.39%) C# Developer
7 19 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (7.51%) Technical Support
9 14 (6.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (6.57%) Consultant
9 14 (6.57%) Technical Engineer
9 14 (6.57%) Technical Support Engineer
10 13 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
10 13 (6.10%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.63%) Applications Support
11 12 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
11 12 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (27.70%) .NET
2 40 (18.78%) Web Services
3 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET
4 27 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (11.27%) jQuery
6 21 (9.86%) HTML
7 20 (9.39%) CSS
7 20 (9.39%) XML
8 14 (6.57%) .NET Framework
9 10 (4.69%) Classic ASP
9 10 (4.69%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (4.23%) WCF
11 7 (3.29%) HTML5
12 6 (2.82%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.82%) LINQ
13 5 (2.35%) Ajax
13 5 (2.35%) LAMP
14 4 (1.88%) Entity Framework
14 4 (1.88%) ODBC
14 4 (1.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.04%) Clustering
3 9 (4.23%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.76%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.29%) Replication
6 6 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.35%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.88%) PKI
9 3 (1.41%) iPhone
9 3 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.94%) Tandem
11 1 (0.47%) AS400
11 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.47%) PACS
11 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 95 (44.60%) Windows
2 39 (18.31%) Windows Server
3 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (13.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (9.86%) Windows XP
6 17 (7.98%) Linux
6 17 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.04%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.29%) Android
8 7 (3.29%) Unix
9 4 (1.88%) AIX
9 4 (1.88%) CentOS
9 4 (1.88%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.88%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.41%) Solaris
10 3 (1.41%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.41%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.94%) OS/390
11 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.35%) ITIL
2 33 (15.49%) MVC
3 25 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.98%) Problem Management
5 15 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (7.04%) OO
6 14 (6.57%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.10%) Analytics
8 12 (5.63%) Scrum
9 11 (5.16%) Data Integration
9 11 (5.16%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 11 (5.16%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.16%) Presales
9 11 (5.16%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.69%) Document Management
10 10 (4.69%) ERP
10 10 (4.69%) Migration
10 10 (4.69%) Unit Testing
11 9 (4.23%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 79 (37.09%) SQL
2 45 (21.13%) C#
3 28 (13.15%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.39%) VB.NET
5 15 (7.04%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.63%) Java
6 12 (5.63%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.82%) C++
7 6 (2.82%) PHP
7 6 (2.82%) VBA
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) F#
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.33%) Degree
4 17 (7.98%) Security Cleared
5 13 (6.10%) MCSE
6 9 (4.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.35%) MCP
7 5 (2.35%) MCSA
8 4 (1.88%) CCNA
9 3 (1.41%) MCDST
9 3 (1.41%) MCITP
9 3 (1.41%) MOS
10 2 (0.94%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.94%) CEH
10 2 (0.94%) CISA
10 2 (0.94%) CISM
10 2 (0.94%) CISSP
10 2 (0.94%) SANS
10 2 (0.94%) SSCP
10 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.41%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) DICOM
4 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 77 (36.15%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.88%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.94%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.94%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) Docker
7 1 (0.47%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) LXC
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (5.16%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.76%) SCOM
3 7 (3.29%) SCCM
4 4 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (20.66%) VMware
2 36 (16.90%) Cisco
3 27 (12.68%) Citrix
4 21 (9.86%) Oracle
5 12 (5.63%) Sophos
6 11 (5.16%) Symantec
7 10 (4.69%) HP
8 9 (4.23%) Dell
9 7 (3.29%) Hyperion
9 7 (3.29%) Informatica
9 7 (3.29%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.82%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (2.82%) IBM
11 5 (2.35%) arcserve
11 5 (2.35%) LexisNexis
12 4 (1.88%) Apple
12 4 (1.88%) Extreme Networks
12 4 (1.88%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.41%) Tableau
13 3 (1.41%) Xamarin
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