The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills 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 Windows over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows 81 90 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.17% 14.49% 8.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.28% 50.56% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 39
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Windows
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 178 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.97% 28.66% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 110 166 132
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% -4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Tyne and Wear region.

Windows Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows
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 Windows within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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 -1 65 £27,500 -8.33% 20
Gateshead +3 23 £27,500 +5.76%
Sunderland -1 4 £39,500 +12.85%
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 80 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 68 (38.64%) Active Directory
3 66 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 63 (35.80%) SQL
5 61 (34.66%) MS Exchange
6 60 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (28.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (25.57%) SharePoint
9 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (24.43%) Linux
11 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 41 (23.30%) VMware
12 39 (22.16%) C#
13 38 (21.59%) .NET
13 38 (21.59%) UNIX
13 38 (21.59%) SAN
14 37 (21.02%) Firewall
14 37 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2007
15 36 (20.45%) NetApp
16 34 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (18.18%) Lync
19 29 (16.48%) MS Excel
20 28 (15.91%) MCSE
20 28 (15.91%) ITIL
20 28 (15.91%) Degree
20 28 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
20 28 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
21 27 (15.34%) IIS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Windows 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 Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (34.66%) MS Exchange
2 45 (25.57%) SharePoint
3 37 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (18.18%) Lync
6 28 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (15.34%) IIS
8 26 (14.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (7.95%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (3.41%) MQSeries
12 5 (2.84%) CMS
12 5 (2.84%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (1.14%) Node.js
14 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 29 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.82%) Office 365
3 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.59%) SAN
2 37 (21.02%) Firewall
3 16 (9.09%) NAS
4 15 (8.52%) LAN
4 15 (8.52%) TCP/IP
5 14 (7.95%) DNS
5 14 (7.95%) DHCP
5 14 (7.95%) WAN
6 12 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.84%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.27%) SSL
9 3 (1.70%) VoIP
10 2 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (1.14%) Network Security
10 2 (1.14%) PBX
11 1 (0.57%) VLAN
11 1 (0.57%) MPLS
11 1 (0.57%) OSPF
11 1 (0.57%) BGP
11 1 (0.57%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.95%) MySQL
4 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.41%) DB2
6 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.55%) NUnit
3 6 (3.41%) Moq
3 6 (3.41%) JUnit
4 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.57%) MSTest
General
1 18 (10.23%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.27%) Advertising
4 4 (2.27%) French Language
4 4 (2.27%) German Language
5 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.57%) Hebrew Language
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (23.86%) Developer
2 23 (13.07%) Support Engineer
3 16 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 15 (8.52%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.82%) Analyst
5 12 (6.82%) IT Technician
6 11 (6.25%) DBA
6 11 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (5.68%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.68%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (4.55%) Junior
8 8 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Senior Technician
10 6 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.59%) .NET
2 26 (14.77%) ASP.NET
3 24 (13.64%) HTML
4 22 (12.50%) CSS
5 20 (11.36%) .NET Framework
6 16 (9.09%) Ajax
7 14 (7.95%) WinForms
8 13 (7.39%) WCF
9 12 (6.82%) WPF
9 12 (6.82%) Web Services
10 11 (6.25%) HTML5
11 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (4.55%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (3.41%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (3.41%) JMS
13 6 (3.41%) J2EE
13 6 (3.41%) jQuery
14 5 (2.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.77%) Blackberry
2 23 (13.07%) Replication
3 6 (3.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.84%) Clustering
4 5 (2.84%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.84%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.70%) CUDA
6 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) CCTV
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 43 (24.43%) Linux
3 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (21.59%) UNIX
5 28 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (7.95%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.68%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.91%) ITIL
3 24 (13.64%) OO
4 23 (13.07%) CRM
5 16 (9.09%) MVC
5 16 (9.09%) Scrum
6 11 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 8 (4.55%) Project Management
7 8 (4.55%) Change Management
8 7 (3.98%) Multithreading
8 7 (3.98%) ERP
8 7 (3.98%) Waterfall
9 6 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.41%) SDLC
9 6 (3.41%) RUP
9 6 (3.41%) TDD
10 5 (2.84%) Web Development
10 5 (2.84%) Software Engineering
10 5 (2.84%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.80%) SQL
2 39 (22.16%) C#
3 26 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.07%) PowerShell
5 22 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.82%) VBScript
6 12 (6.82%) Java
7 10 (5.68%) C++
8 6 (3.41%) Scala
8 6 (3.41%) PHP
8 6 (3.41%) C
9 5 (2.84%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.27%) Python
11 3 (1.70%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) VB
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (34.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.91%) MCSE
2 28 (15.91%) Degree
3 23 (13.07%) MCP
4 20 (11.36%) MCSA
5 15 (8.52%) MCTS
6 14 (7.95%) MCITP
7 11 (6.25%) MCAD
7 11 (6.25%) MCSD
8 10 (5.68%) CCNA
8 10 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
9 9 (5.11%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.27%) PhD
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 68 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.41%) XenApp
5 6 (3.41%) XenServer
6 5 (2.84%) NFS
7 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (23.30%) VMware
3 36 (20.45%) NetApp
4 24 (13.64%) EMC
5 20 (11.36%) Cisco
6 10 (5.68%) Oracle
6 10 (5.68%) Citrix
7 6 (3.41%) Pega
7 6 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.41%) Reuters
7 6 (3.41%) Bloomberg
7 6 (3.41%) Fidessa
8 5 (2.84%) Dell
9 4 (2.27%) CA
9 4 (2.27%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.70%) HP
10 3 (1.70%) Symantec
11 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.57%) Convergys
11 1 (0.57%) BT
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