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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 159 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.58% 20.97% 15.45%
As % of the Vendors category 56.79% 56.00% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 80 84
Median salary £35,625 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.77% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
280 200 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 53.85% 37.45% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 248 142 219
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,040 £22,560
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £45,350 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 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 26 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 +7 140 £37,500 +10.29% 36
Gateshead 0 6 £37,000 +13.84%
Jarrow - 4 £16,500 -
Wallsend -1 3 £31,000 +24.00%
Sunderland +8 1 £22,000 -29.60%
Prudhoe - 1 - -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 148 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 135 (50.37%) .NET
3 114 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (40.30%) C#
4 108 (40.30%) ASP.NET
5 105 (39.18%) MS Excel
6 102 (38.06%) SQL
7 98 (36.57%) MVC
8 84 (31.34%) Windows
9 83 (30.97%) JavaScript
10 78 (29.10%) HTML
11 69 (25.75%) ITIL
12 67 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (22.76%) CSS
14 57 (21.27%) Finance
15 55 (20.52%) Scrum
16 54 (20.15%) Windows Server
17 52 (19.40%) Web Services
18 51 (19.03%) .NET Framework
19 48 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
20 46 (17.16%) HTML5
21 44 (16.42%) Project Management
22 43 (16.04%) OO
23 39 (14.55%) MS Office
24 38 (14.18%) SDLC
25 37 (13.81%) CRM
25 37 (13.81%) jQuery
25 37 (13.81%) Degree
26 36 (13.43%) KnockoutJS
26 36 (13.43%) 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 32 (11.94%) IIS
2 28 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.22%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.48%) Node.js
5 12 (4.48%) Skype for Business
6 11 (4.10%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.99%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.61%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.87%) SAS
10 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.12%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.75%) CMS
11 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (39.18%) MS Excel
2 39 (14.55%) MS Office
3 8 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.34%) SaaS
4 11 (4.10%) Heroku
5 9 (3.36%) Office 365
6 8 (2.99%) DigitalOcean
6 8 (2.99%) Linode
7 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.75%) GitHub
7 2 (0.75%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.37%) Force.com
8 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.48%) SSL
2 10 (3.73%) HTTP
2 10 (3.73%) Skype
2 10 (3.73%) VoIP
3 9 (3.36%) DHCP
4 8 (2.99%) DNS
5 6 (2.24%) Firewall
6 5 (1.87%) BIG-IP
6 5 (1.87%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.49%) Internet
8 3 (1.12%) SAN
8 3 (1.12%) SNMP
8 3 (1.12%) VPN
9 2 (0.75%) FTP
9 2 (0.75%) NAS
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.37%) LAN
10 1 (0.37%) Network Security
10 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (7.46%) MySQL
7 15 (5.60%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.48%) Big Data
9 11 (4.10%) Hadoop
10 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.24%) DB2
13 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.12%) MS Access
15 2 (0.75%) Base SAS
15 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.75%) QlikView
15 2 (0.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 48 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.10%) JIRA
5 8 (2.99%) CruiseControl
5 8 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.49%) MSTest
6 4 (1.49%) NUnit
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.12%) Subversion
8 2 (0.75%) git-flow
8 2 (0.75%) GitLab
8 2 (0.75%) MSI
9 1 (0.37%) Moq
9 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 57 (21.27%) Finance
2 32 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.85%) Advertising
3 13 (4.85%) Marketing
4 12 (4.48%) Back Office
5 2 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (46.64%) Developer
2 71 (26.49%) .NET Developer
3 51 (19.03%) C# Developer
4 47 (17.54%) Analyst
5 45 (16.79%) Software Developer
6 40 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (8.58%) Service Analyst
9 22 (8.21%) Senior Developer
10 21 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
10 21 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 21 (7.84%) SQL Developer
11 17 (6.34%) Architect
12 15 (5.60%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (5.60%) Technical Architect
13 14 (5.22%) Software Engineer
14 13 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 13 (4.85%) Lead Developer
15 11 (4.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (50.37%) .NET
2 108 (40.30%) ASP.NET
3 78 (29.10%) HTML
4 67 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (22.76%) CSS
6 52 (19.40%) Web Services
7 51 (19.03%) .NET Framework
8 46 (17.16%) HTML5
9 37 (13.81%) jQuery
10 36 (13.43%) KnockoutJS
11 33 (12.31%) XML
12 30 (11.19%) Entity Framework
13 29 (10.82%) CSS3
14 27 (10.07%) WCF
15 26 (9.70%) LINQ
16 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (8.58%) AngularJS
18 17 (6.34%) Ajax
19 15 (5.60%) REST
20 13 (4.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.10%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.36%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.36%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.87%) EPoS
6 5 (1.87%) Health Informatics
6 5 (1.87%) Informatics
6 5 (1.87%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.87%) Replication
6 5 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.49%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.49%) iPhone
7 4 (1.49%) User Experience
8 3 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.75%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 84 (31.34%) Windows
2 54 (20.15%) Windows Server
3 30 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.97%) Linux
5 16 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.99%) CentOS
7 8 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.24%) Android
8 6 (2.24%) Unix
9 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.75%) AIX
10 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.75%) Solaris
10 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (36.57%) MVC
3 69 (25.75%) ITIL
4 55 (20.52%) Scrum
5 44 (16.42%) Project Management
6 43 (16.04%) OO
7 38 (14.18%) SDLC
8 37 (13.81%) CRM
9 34 (12.69%) Software Engineering
10 30 (11.19%) Waterfall
11 27 (10.07%) Business Analysis
11 27 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (9.70%) Service Delivery
13 23 (8.58%) TDD
14 20 (7.46%) Unit Testing
15 18 (6.72%) SOA
16 17 (6.34%) Incident Management
16 17 (6.34%) Systems Analysis
16 17 (6.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (40.30%) C#
2 102 (38.06%) SQL
3 83 (30.97%) JavaScript
4 36 (13.43%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.60%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.85%) Java
7 11 (4.10%) ANSI SQL
7 11 (4.10%) Scala
7 11 (4.10%) VB
8 8 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.61%) VBA
10 6 (2.24%) Progress 4GL
10 6 (2.24%) RPG
10 6 (2.24%) RPG III
10 6 (2.24%) RPG IV
11 4 (1.49%) C
11 4 (1.49%) C++
11 4 (1.49%) Ruby
12 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (13.81%) Degree
2 20 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.60%) MCSE
4 10 (3.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.12%) MCSA
6 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.75%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.75%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.75%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.37%) CISA
8 1 (0.37%) CISSP
8 1 (0.37%) CITP
8 1 (0.37%) HNC
8 1 (0.37%) HND
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.46%) QA
2 17 (6.34%) SLA
3 5 (1.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.37%) COREP
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) FINREP
4 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (10.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.99%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.99%) Xen
4 6 (2.24%) XenApp
5 5 (1.87%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.87%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.75%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.22%) SCCM
2 8 (2.99%) Ansible
2 8 (2.99%) Nagios
2 8 (2.99%) OpenNMS
2 8 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.99%) Puppet
2 8 (2.99%) ZABBIX
2 8 (2.99%) Zenoss
3 6 (2.24%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (8.58%) VMware
2 14 (5.22%) Cisco
3 13 (4.85%) Oracle
4 10 (3.73%) Google
5 9 (3.36%) Rackspace
5 9 (3.36%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.99%) SaltStack
7 7 (2.61%) Apple
7 7 (2.61%) IBM
7 7 (2.61%) Sitecore
8 6 (2.24%) Citrix
8 6 (2.24%) Dell
8 6 (2.24%) HP
8 6 (2.24%) MobileIron
8 6 (2.24%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.87%) Avaya
9 5 (1.87%) F5
9 5 (1.87%) Fujitsu
9 5 (1.87%) Nortel
9 5 (1.87%) Sophos
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Holidays, Pension
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £- Competetive
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