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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 165 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.11% 15.40% 12.73%
As % of the Vendors category 47.97% 52.38% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 147 71 66
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,700 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
344 147 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 54.43% 29.40% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 292 130 206
Median salary £37,626 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £51,800
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 August 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 August 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 +12 140 £37,500 +7.14% 39
Sunderland +10 11 £21,500 -46.25% 2
Gateshead +7 7 £41,500 +10.66%
Prudhoe - 7 £40,000 -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 153 (46.93%) SQL Server
2 144 (44.17%) .NET
3 126 (38.65%) SQL
4 124 (38.04%) Windows
5 117 (35.89%) C#
5 117 (35.89%) ASP.NET
6 109 (33.44%) MS Excel
7 102 (31.29%) MVC
8 92 (28.22%) ITIL
9 85 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (25.77%) JavaScript
11 82 (25.15%) Windows Server
12 78 (23.93%) HTML
13 73 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 61 (18.71%) CSS
15 60 (18.40%) Scrum
16 54 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 51 (15.64%) Web Services
18 50 (15.34%) Active Directory
19 47 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
20 44 (13.50%) MS Exchange
21 43 (13.19%) XML
21 43 (13.19%) VMware
21 43 (13.19%) .NET Framework
21 43 (13.19%) jQuery
22 41 (12.58%) OO
23 40 (12.27%) SDLC
24 39 (11.96%) T-SQL
24 39 (11.96%) Cisco
24 39 (11.96%) Finance

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 44 (13.50%) MS Exchange
2 32 (9.82%) Skype for Business
3 28 (8.59%) IIS
4 23 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 22 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (5.83%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (2.76%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.45%) Apache Spark
8 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.84%) Documentum
11 5 (1.53%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.92%) CMS
12 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.92%) SAS
12 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.61%) CICS
Applications
1 109 (33.44%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.98%) MS Office
3 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (7.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.12%) Office 365
2 24 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.23%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (1.23%) Linode
5 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 3 (0.92%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.31%) Force.com
7 1 (0.31%) GitHub
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.28%) Skype
2 21 (6.44%) DHCP
3 19 (5.83%) DNS
4 10 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.07%) VoIP
5 9 (2.76%) Firewall
6 7 (2.15%) NetScaler
7 6 (1.84%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.92%) Intranet
8 3 (0.92%) SSL
8 3 (0.92%) VPN
9 2 (0.61%) Network Security
9 2 (0.61%) SAN
9 2 (0.61%) Wireless
10 1 (0.31%) BGP
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.31%) SNMP
10 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (46.93%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (6.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (6.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.91%) MySQL
7 16 (4.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.76%) Big Data
8 9 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.15%) DB2
11 5 (1.53%) MS Access
12 4 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.61%) Power BI
14 2 (0.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 28 (8.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.76%) CruiseControl
4 8 (2.45%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.23%) MSTest
5 4 (1.23%) NUnit
5 4 (1.23%) Subversion
5 4 (1.23%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.61%) MSI
8 1 (0.31%) git-flow
8 1 (0.31%) GitLab
8 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 39 (11.96%) Finance
2 23 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.99%) Advertising
4 7 (2.15%) Marketing
5 4 (1.23%) Back Office
6 2 (0.61%) Law
6 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (43.25%) Developer
2 79 (24.23%) .NET Developer
3 64 (19.63%) Software Developer
4 53 (16.26%) C# Developer
5 45 (13.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (10.74%) Analyst
7 32 (9.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 28 (8.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (7.98%) SQL Developer
10 24 (7.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (7.36%) Web Developer
11 21 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 21 (6.44%) C# Software Developer
11 21 (6.44%) Support Engineer
12 20 (6.13%) Consultant
12 20 (6.13%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.13%) Wintel Engineer
13 18 (5.52%) Lead Developer
14 17 (5.21%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (5.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (44.17%) .NET
2 117 (35.89%) ASP.NET
3 78 (23.93%) HTML
4 73 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (18.71%) CSS
6 51 (15.64%) Web Services
7 43 (13.19%) .NET Framework
7 43 (13.19%) jQuery
7 43 (13.19%) XML
8 38 (11.66%) HTML5
9 30 (9.20%) WCF
10 29 (8.90%) KnockoutJS
11 24 (7.36%) AngularJS
11 24 (7.36%) Entity Framework
11 24 (7.36%) LINQ
12 20 (6.13%) CSS3
13 16 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (4.91%) React
14 12 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (3.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.60%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 11 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.45%) Replication
6 7 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.84%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.92%) EPoS
9 3 (0.92%) Health Informatics
9 3 (0.92%) Informatics
9 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.61%) Ergonomics
10 2 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 124 (38.04%) Windows
2 82 (25.15%) Windows Server
3 47 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (6.44%) Linux
7 14 (4.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.76%) Unix
9 8 (2.45%) AIX
9 8 (2.45%) Solaris
10 7 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.84%) Android
11 6 (1.84%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.53%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.23%) CentOS
13 4 (1.23%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.92%) HPUX
15 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.29%) MVC
2 92 (28.22%) ITIL
3 85 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (18.40%) Scrum
5 41 (12.58%) OO
6 40 (12.27%) SDLC
7 36 (11.04%) Project Management
8 31 (9.51%) CRM
9 30 (9.20%) Service Delivery
10 27 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (8.28%) Software Engineering
11 24 (7.36%) Business Analysis
11 24 (7.36%) Web Development
12 23 (7.06%) Unit Testing
13 22 (6.75%) Systems Analysis
14 20 (6.13%) SOA
14 20 (6.13%) TDD
15 17 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (5.21%) Mentoring
16 16 (4.91%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 126 (38.65%) SQL
2 117 (35.89%) C#
3 84 (25.77%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.96%) T-SQL
5 35 (10.74%) PowerShell
6 18 (5.52%) Java
7 12 (3.68%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.76%) VB
9 8 (2.45%) ANSI SQL
9 8 (2.45%) Scala
10 7 (2.15%) C++
10 7 (2.15%) Progress 4GL
10 7 (2.15%) RPG
10 7 (2.15%) RPG III
10 7 (2.15%) RPG IV
10 7 (2.15%) VBScript
11 5 (1.53%) VBA
12 4 (1.23%) Perl
13 3 (0.92%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 54 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (8.90%) Degree
3 25 (7.67%) MCSE
4 18 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.37%) MCSA
6 9 (2.76%) MCP
6 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.45%) CCNA
8 7 (2.15%) A+ Certification
8 7 (2.15%) CCENT
9 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.61%) CISA
10 2 (0.61%) CISSP
10 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.31%) CCNP
11 1 (0.31%) CISM
11 1 (0.31%) HNC
11 1 (0.31%) HND
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.52%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) QA
3 3 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (15.34%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.07%) XenApp
4 7 (2.15%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.15%) vSphere
4 7 (2.15%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.84%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.23%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.23%) Xen
7 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.61%) Docker
8 2 (0.61%) LXC
9 1 (0.31%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (8.28%) SCCM
2 22 (6.75%) SCOM
3 10 (3.07%) Nagios
4 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.23%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.23%) Ansible
6 4 (1.23%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.23%) Puppet
6 4 (1.23%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 43 (13.19%) VMware
2 39 (11.96%) Cisco
3 23 (7.06%) Citrix
4 13 (3.99%) IBM
4 13 (3.99%) SolarWinds
5 12 (3.68%) HP
5 12 (3.68%) MobileIron
6 8 (2.45%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.15%) AppSense
7 7 (2.15%) Juniper
7 7 (2.15%) Oracle
7 7 (2.15%) Veeam
8 6 (1.84%) 3Com
8 6 (1.84%) Avaya
8 6 (1.84%) EMC
8 6 (1.84%) F5
8 6 (1.84%) NETGEAR
8 6 (1.84%) Nortel
8 6 (1.84%) Pega
8 6 (1.84%) Sophos
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