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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 11 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 90 130 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.36% 24.57% 11.27%
As % of the Vendors category 54.22% 50.19% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 86 113 31
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,760 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
166 259 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.56% 48.96% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 154 218 65
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 75 £37,500 +7.14% 47
Jarrow - 8 £17,000 -
Sunderland +6 2 £25,000 -33.33%
Wallsend -1 2 £29,000 +13.72%
South Shields - 1 £17,300 -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 90 (49.18%) .NET
1 90 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 83 (45.36%) C#
3 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (34.43%) ASP.NET
5 62 (33.88%) JavaScript
6 61 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 57 (31.15%) SQL
8 56 (30.60%) MVC
9 47 (25.68%) HTML
10 41 (22.40%) Visual Studio
11 39 (21.31%) Windows
12 35 (19.13%) CSS
12 35 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (18.58%) jQuery
14 30 (16.39%) Finance
14 30 (16.39%) .NET Framework
14 30 (16.39%) IIS
14 30 (16.39%) MS Office
14 30 (16.39%) ITIL
15 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (15.30%) Waterfall
16 28 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (14.21%) HTML5
17 26 (14.21%) Project Management
18 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (13.66%) Degree
19 24 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (13.11%) Advertising
20 23 (12.57%) ERP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.39%) IIS
2 21 (11.48%) MS Exchange
3 18 (9.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.37%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.73%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.19%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.64%) CMS
8 3 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.09%) NServiceBus
9 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.55%) Confluence
10 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.55%) Node.js
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 30 (16.39%) MS Office
3 7 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.09%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (12.02%) SaaS
4 15 (8.20%) Heroku
5 4 (2.19%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (2.19%) Linode
6 2 (1.09%) GitHub
7 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.74%) SSL
2 14 (7.65%) HTTP
3 7 (3.83%) Internet
3 7 (3.83%) SAN
4 6 (3.28%) NAS
5 5 (2.73%) Firewall
6 4 (2.19%) WAN
7 3 (1.64%) LAN
7 3 (1.64%) VPN
8 2 (1.09%) DHCP
8 2 (1.09%) DNS
8 2 (1.09%) FTP
8 2 (1.09%) Intranet
8 2 (1.09%) MPLS
8 2 (1.09%) Network Security
8 2 (1.09%) SNMP
9 1 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.56%) MySQL
3 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.19%) Big Data
7 4 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.64%) DTS
8 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.09%) MS Access
9 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.09%) OLAP
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 41 (22.40%) Visual Studio
2 35 (19.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 16 (8.74%) JIRA
5 5 (2.73%) MSTest
5 5 (2.73%) NUnit
6 4 (2.19%) Subversion
6 4 (2.19%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.64%) Moq
7 3 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.09%) GitLab
General
1 30 (16.39%) Finance
2 24 (13.11%) Advertising
3 12 (6.56%) Marketing
4 11 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.83%) Back Office
6 5 (2.73%) Games
7 4 (2.19%) Dutch Language
7 4 (2.19%) German Language
8 2 (1.09%) Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (44.81%) Developer
2 47 (25.68%) .NET Developer
3 37 (20.22%) Analyst
4 35 (19.13%) C# Developer
5 25 (13.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (13.11%) Service Analyst
7 22 (12.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 15 (8.20%) Consultant
8 15 (8.20%) Lead Developer
9 14 (7.65%) HTML Developer
9 14 (7.65%) SQL Developer
10 12 (6.56%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.01%) ITIL Service Analyst
11 11 (6.01%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.46%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (5.46%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (4.92%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.92%) Recruitment Consultant
13 9 (4.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (49.18%) .NET
2 63 (34.43%) ASP.NET
3 47 (25.68%) HTML
4 35 (19.13%) CSS
5 34 (18.58%) jQuery
6 30 (16.39%) .NET Framework
7 29 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (14.21%) HTML5
9 22 (12.02%) Entity Framework
9 22 (12.02%) Web Services
10 20 (10.93%) CSS3
11 18 (9.84%) REST
12 15 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (6.56%) WCF
15 11 (6.01%) AngularJS
16 10 (5.46%) Ajax
16 10 (5.46%) XML
17 8 (4.37%) LINQ
18 7 (3.83%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.93%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.01%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.83%) iPhone
5 6 (3.28%) Clustering
5 6 (3.28%) User Experience
6 5 (2.73%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.73%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.73%) Statistics
7 3 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.09%) NHS
8 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.55%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.55%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Kindle
9 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.31%) Windows
2 18 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.37%) Android
3 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.83%) Linux
5 6 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.19%) CentOS
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.64%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.60%) MVC
3 30 (16.39%) ITIL
4 28 (15.30%) Waterfall
5 26 (14.21%) Project Management
6 23 (12.57%) ERP
7 22 (12.02%) OO
8 21 (11.48%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.93%) Service Delivery
9 20 (10.93%) Use Case
10 18 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (9.84%) Line Management
10 18 (9.84%) Product Management
10 18 (9.84%) Unit Testing
11 16 (8.74%) CRM
11 16 (8.74%) Scrum
12 15 (8.20%) Release Management
13 14 (7.65%) Multithreading
14 13 (7.10%) TDD
14 13 (7.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (45.36%) C#
2 62 (33.88%) JavaScript
3 57 (31.15%) SQL
4 22 (12.02%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.56%) VB
6 10 (5.46%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.83%) Java
7 7 (3.83%) PHP
8 5 (2.73%) C
9 4 (2.19%) Ruby
10 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.64%) Python
10 3 (1.64%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.09%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (1.09%) C++
11 2 (1.09%) Scala
11 2 (1.09%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) COBOL
12 1 (0.55%) VB6
12 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (13.66%) Degree
1 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.83%) MCSA
3 7 (3.83%) MCSE
4 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.73%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.73%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) CCNA
7 1 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.93%) QA
2 7 (3.83%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) HL7
4 1 (0.55%) COREP
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) FINREP
4 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.73%) vSphere
4 4 (2.19%) VirtualBox
4 4 (2.19%) Xen
5 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) Ansible
1 4 (2.19%) Nagios
1 4 (2.19%) OpenNMS
1 4 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.19%) Puppet
1 4 (2.19%) ZABBIX
1 4 (2.19%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (9.29%) Cisco
2 11 (6.01%) Oracle
3 9 (4.92%) Apple
3 9 (4.92%) VMware
4 8 (4.37%) Dell
5 6 (3.28%) HP
6 5 (2.73%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.73%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.19%) Google
7 4 (2.19%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.19%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.64%) BT
9 2 (1.09%) Cerner
9 2 (1.09%) Citrix
9 2 (1.09%) Juniper
9 2 (1.09%) McKesson
9 2 (1.09%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.55%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.55%) Tableau
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