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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 132 84 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.72% 16.97% 15.54%
As % of the Vendors category 48.71% 52.83% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 116 80 75
Median salary £37,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,875 £47,500 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
271 159 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 50.75% 32.12% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 219 143 203
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £51,459
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +10 104 £37,500 +15.38% 24
Sunderland +13 12 £23,500 +6.81%
Gateshead +6 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Prudhoe - 6 £40,000 - 1
North Tyneside - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 125 (42.96%) SQL Server
2 119 (40.89%) .NET
3 117 (40.21%) Windows
4 107 (36.77%) SQL
5 100 (34.36%) C#
6 95 (32.65%) ASP.NET
7 89 (30.58%) MS Excel
8 83 (28.52%) ITIL
9 79 (27.15%) MVC
10 78 (26.80%) Windows Server
11 67 (23.02%) JavaScript
12 61 (20.96%) HTML
13 59 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 57 (19.59%) Active Directory
15 56 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
17 49 (16.84%) CSS
18 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
19 45 (15.46%) Web Services
19 45 (15.46%) VMware
20 44 (15.12%) MS Exchange
21 43 (14.78%) jQuery
22 40 (13.75%) PowerShell
22 40 (13.75%) Office 365
23 39 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
23 39 (13.40%) XML
23 39 (13.40%) Scrum
24 36 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
25 35 (12.03%) Cisco
26 34 (11.68%) Service Delivery

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 (15.12%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.65%) Skype for Business
3 30 (10.31%) IIS
4 27 (9.28%) SharePoint
5 25 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 22 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (5.84%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (3.09%) OpenStack
10 8 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (2.06%) Documentum
13 5 (1.72%) CMS
13 5 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.72%) Umbraco
14 4 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
15 3 (1.03%) Apache Spark
15 3 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 89 (30.58%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.62%) MS Office
3 5 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.69%) Maximo
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 40 (13.75%) Office 365
2 20 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (1.37%) Linode
5 3 (1.03%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.28%) Skype
2 25 (8.59%) DHCP
3 24 (8.25%) DNS
4 11 (3.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.41%) NetScaler
6 6 (2.06%) Firewall
7 5 (1.72%) VoIP
8 4 (1.37%) Intranet
9 3 (1.03%) SSL
10 2 (0.69%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.69%) Internet
10 2 (0.69%) Network Security
10 2 (0.69%) SAN
10 2 (0.69%) VPN
10 2 (0.69%) Wireless
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.34%) NAS
11 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (42.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.09%) MySQL
7 6 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.37%) Big Data
8 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.37%) DB2
8 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.03%) MS Access
10 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.69%) Power BI
10 2 (0.69%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (7.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.75%) CruiseControl
3 8 (2.75%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.06%) Subversion
5 4 (1.37%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.69%) MSTest
6 2 (0.69%) NUnit
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.34%) GitLab
7 1 (0.34%) JIRA
7 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 26 (8.93%) Finance
2 14 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.47%) Advertising
4 5 (1.72%) Marketing
5 4 (1.37%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Back Office
6 2 (0.69%) Law
6 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 115 (39.52%) Developer
2 68 (23.37%) .NET Developer
3 52 (17.87%) Software Developer
4 50 (17.18%) C# Developer
5 43 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (10.65%) .NET Software Developer
7 30 (10.31%) Analyst
8 26 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.59%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (8.59%) Support Engineer
10 24 (8.25%) Wintel Engineer
11 22 (7.56%) Web Developer
12 21 (7.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.53%) .NET Software Engineer
13 19 (6.53%) C# Software Engineer
13 19 (6.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 19 (6.53%) Software Engineer
14 18 (6.19%) Consultant
15 17 (5.84%) SQL Developer
16 16 (5.50%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (40.89%) .NET
2 95 (32.65%) ASP.NET
3 61 (20.96%) HTML
4 56 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (16.84%) CSS
6 45 (15.46%) Web Services
7 43 (14.78%) jQuery
8 39 (13.40%) XML
9 31 (10.65%) .NET Framework
10 30 (10.31%) HTML5
11 23 (7.90%) WCF
12 20 (6.87%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (6.19%) LINQ
14 17 (5.84%) AngularJS
15 15 (5.15%) CSS3
16 14 (4.81%) Entity Framework
17 13 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (3.78%) Ajax
18 11 (3.78%) React
19 10 (3.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.15%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.47%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.09%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.41%) Replication
8 6 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.72%) PKI
9 5 (1.72%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.37%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.69%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.69%) VSAM
13 1 (0.34%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 117 (40.21%) Windows
2 78 (26.80%) Windows Server
3 48 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (6.53%) Linux
7 10 (3.44%) AIX
7 10 (3.44%) Solaris
8 9 (3.09%) Unix
9 8 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.41%) Android
10 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.06%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.37%) CentOS
12 4 (1.37%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.03%) HPUX
14 2 (0.69%) OS/390
14 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (28.52%) ITIL
2 79 (27.15%) MVC
3 55 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (13.40%) Scrum
5 34 (11.68%) Service Delivery
6 32 (11.00%) OO
7 27 (9.28%) Project Management
8 25 (8.59%) SDLC
9 23 (7.90%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.90%) Web Development
10 21 (7.22%) CRM
11 19 (6.53%) Problem Management
11 19 (6.53%) Unit Testing
12 18 (6.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 17 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 16 (5.50%) TDD
15 15 (5.15%) Migration
16 14 (4.81%) Business Analysis
17 13 (4.47%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 107 (36.77%) SQL
2 100 (34.36%) C#
3 67 (23.02%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.75%) PowerShell
5 30 (10.31%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.84%) Java
6 17 (5.84%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.75%) C++
8 7 (2.41%) VB
8 7 (2.41%) VBScript
9 4 (1.37%) Perl
9 4 (1.37%) Progress 4GL
9 4 (1.37%) RPG
9 4 (1.37%) RPG III
9 4 (1.37%) RPG IV
10 3 (1.03%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.03%) Korn
10 3 (1.03%) Scala
10 3 (1.03%) VBA
11 2 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (9.28%) MCSE
3 22 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.53%) Degree
5 11 (3.78%) MCP
5 11 (3.78%) MCSA
5 11 (3.78%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.09%) CCNA
7 7 (2.41%) A+ Certification
7 7 (2.41%) CCENT
7 7 (2.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.69%) CISA
8 2 (0.69%) CISSP
9 1 (0.34%) CCNP
9 1 (0.34%) CISM
9 1 (0.34%) CITP
9 1 (0.34%) HNC
9 1 (0.34%) HND
9 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.84%) SLA
2 5 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (19.59%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.44%) XenApp
4 7 (2.41%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.41%) vSphere
4 7 (2.41%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.37%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.37%) Xen
6 2 (0.69%) Docker
6 2 (0.69%) LXC
6 2 (0.69%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.34%) Brightmail
7 1 (0.34%) Firmware
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (8.93%) SCOM
2 22 (7.56%) SCCM
3 10 (3.44%) Nagios
4 5 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.72%) Puppet
4 5 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.37%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.37%) Ansible
5 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.37%) OpenNMS
5 4 (1.37%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.37%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (15.46%) VMware
2 35 (12.03%) Cisco
3 23 (7.90%) Citrix
4 16 (5.50%) SolarWinds
5 14 (4.81%) IBM
6 13 (4.47%) MobileIron
7 9 (3.09%) HP
7 9 (3.09%) Oracle
8 8 (2.75%) Xamarin
9 7 (2.41%) AppSense
9 7 (2.41%) Juniper
9 7 (2.41%) Veeam
10 6 (2.06%) 3Com
10 6 (2.06%) Draytek
10 6 (2.06%) EMC
10 6 (2.06%) Google
10 6 (2.06%) NETGEAR
10 6 (2.06%) Pega
10 6 (2.06%) Sitecore
10 6 (2.06%) ZyXEL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tyneside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent range of benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25k - £35k per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne And Wear
Central Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, 5% Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £500 - £600 per day + + travel, accommodation, food
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + Car, Pension and Uncapped Comms
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ClicTime Holdings Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Assurance
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Incentives!
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £36 - £37 per annum + company car and pension
Posted: 18 days ago