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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Windows 73 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.66% 6.75% 12.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.24% 27.64% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59 31 60
Average salary £34,500 £26,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.18% -1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
196 123 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.31% 24.40% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 117
Average salary £34,500 £30,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +14 65 £34,500 +32.69% 27
Sunderland +7 7 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Gateshead -6 2 £28,250 +13.00%
Prudhoe - 1 £25,000 -
Windows
North East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 48 (30.77%) C#
2 47 (30.13%) Linux
3 45 (28.85%) SQL
4 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 40 (25.64%) VMware
6 39 (25.00%) .NET
6 39 (25.00%) ITIL
6 39 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
7 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
8 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET
10 30 (19.23%) UNIX
11 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (15.38%) MVC
13 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (14.10%) SAN
15 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.82%) Cisco
16 20 (12.82%) WinForms
16 20 (12.82%) .NET Framework
17 19 (12.18%) TDD
17 19 (12.18%) Scrum
17 19 (12.18%) Citrix
17 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
18 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
18 18 (11.54%) DNS
18 18 (11.54%) DHCP
18 18 (11.54%) Java

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.21%) IIS
6 2 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.64%) Apache
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
7 1 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 39 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.05%) MS Office
3 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.21%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (3.21%) Line 50
2 5 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.64%) Sage MMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.10%) SAN
2 18 (11.54%) DHCP
2 18 (11.54%) DNS
3 14 (8.97%) WAN
3 14 (8.97%) LAN
4 12 (7.69%) Firewall
5 11 (7.05%) Internet
5 11 (7.05%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.77%) NAS
7 8 (5.13%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.64%) Intranet
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
9 1 (0.64%) PBX
9 1 (0.64%) VoIP
9 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (7.05%) MySQL
4 11 (7.05%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (10.26%) NUnit
2 13 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.33%) MSTest
2 13 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (8.33%) Moq
3 9 (5.77%) Selenium
4 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.21%) Facilita Forecast
5 5 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (3.21%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.56%) Firebug
6 4 (2.56%) Fiddler
7 3 (1.92%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.64%) Subversion
8 1 (0.64%) Hudson
8 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (5.77%) Finance
1 9 (5.77%) Games
2 8 (5.13%) German Language
3 7 (4.49%) Italian Language
3 7 (4.49%) Retail
3 7 (4.49%) French Language
4 6 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.56%) Banking
5 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (26.28%) Developer
2 30 (19.23%) Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 19 (12.18%) .NET Developer
5 18 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.69%) Junior
8 11 (7.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.05%) Administrator
9 10 (6.41%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.41%) DBA
9 10 (6.41%) Graduate
9 10 (6.41%) Junior Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Junior .NET Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (6.41%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (5.13%) SQL DBA
12 7 (4.49%) Desktop Support
12 7 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.00%) .NET
2 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET
3 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (12.82%) WinForms
4 20 (12.82%) .NET Framework
5 16 (10.26%) WCF
6 15 (9.62%) WPF
7 14 (8.97%) CSS
8 13 (8.33%) Spring.NET
8 13 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
8 13 (8.33%) Ninject
8 13 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
9 11 (7.05%) HTML
10 7 (4.49%) Web Services
10 7 (4.49%) HTML5
10 7 (4.49%) CSS3
11 6 (3.85%) OpenGL
12 5 (3.21%) jQuery
13 3 (1.92%) XML
13 3 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (3.85%) CUDA
4 6 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (3.85%) Handset
5 5 (3.21%) Smartcard
5 5 (3.21%) PACS
5 5 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.56%) User Experience
6 4 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.28%) DTV
8 2 (1.28%) Social Network
8 2 (1.28%) AS400
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.13%) Linux
2 30 (19.23%) UNIX
3 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 10 (6.41%) Android
8 8 (5.13%) Solaris
8 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
9 6 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.85%) Windows Phone
10 5 (3.21%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.56%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.28%) Debian
13 1 (0.64%) Fedora
13 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.00%) ITIL
2 36 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.38%) MVC
4 19 (12.18%) TDD
4 19 (12.18%) Scrum
5 16 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (8.33%) Kanban
6 13 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (8.33%) MVVM
6 13 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 13 (8.33%) Project Management
7 10 (6.41%) OO
7 10 (6.41%) Image Processing
8 9 (5.77%) Multithreading
9 8 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 8 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.49%) Service Management
10 7 (4.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.77%) C#
2 45 (28.85%) SQL
3 18 (11.54%) Java
3 18 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.05%) C++
5 10 (6.41%) Ruby
6 9 (5.77%) VB
6 9 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.77%) Perl
7 7 (4.49%) PHP
8 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.56%) VBScript
10 1 (0.64%) COBOL
10 1 (0.64%) Python
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) Degree
2 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.13%) MCP
6 6 (3.85%) MCDST
7 4 (2.56%) A+ Certification
7 4 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.92%) MCTS
8 3 (1.92%) PhD
8 3 (1.92%) CCNA
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.28%) MCSE
9 2 (1.28%) MCITP
9 2 (1.28%) CIMA
9 2 (1.28%) AAT
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.64%) MCSA
10 1 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) SLA
2 6 (3.85%) QA
3 5 (3.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.90%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.77%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.13%) NFS
6 3 (1.92%) XenApp
7 2 (1.28%) XenServer
7 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (3.21%) WSUS
1 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 4 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 40 (25.64%) VMware
2 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.82%) Cisco
4 19 (12.18%) Citrix
5 15 (9.62%) Oracle
6 13 (8.33%) SAP
7 8 (5.13%) Symantec
7 8 (5.13%) LANDesk
8 7 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.85%) Amdocs
9 6 (3.85%) McAfee
10 5 (3.21%) Apple
10 5 (3.21%) Sage
10 5 (3.21%) Pegasus
10 5 (3.21%) HP
11 3 (1.92%) Dell
12 2 (1.28%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.28%) Facebook
12 2 (1.28%) Twitter
13 1 (0.64%) Remedy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago