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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 18 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 55 106 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.44% 20.04% 10.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 77.37% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47 81 34
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,820 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
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
95 137 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.49% 25.90% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 108 59
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

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 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 -10 50 £27,500 -21.42% 17
Sunderland +3 3 £42,500 +3.03%
Gateshead +13 2 - -
Jarrow - 1 - -
North Tyneside - 1 £35,000 -
Windows
North East

Windows
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 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 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
1 44 (41.51%) VMware
2 40 (37.74%) SQL Server
3 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
4 38 (35.85%) Windows Server
5 32 (30.19%) ITIL
6 29 (27.36%) SQL
7 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (17.92%) MS Office
8 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
8 19 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (16.04%) .NET
10 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (15.09%) Windows 7
11 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (13.21%) CCNA
13 13 (12.26%) MCP
13 13 (12.26%) Linux
13 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.26%) Hyper-V
14 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.32%) IIS
14 12 (11.32%) MCSA
14 12 (11.32%) C#
14 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (10.38%) Firewall
15 11 (10.38%) Cisco

Windows
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 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 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.32%) IIS
3 8 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.72%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (4.72%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.89%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.94%) Apache
8 1 (0.94%) Confluence
8 1 (0.94%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
1 19 (17.92%) MS Office
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) SaaS
4 4 (3.77%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (3.77%) Linode
4 4 (3.77%) Office 365
5 3 (2.83%) GitHub
6 2 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.89%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) Firewall
2 10 (9.43%) SAN
3 9 (8.49%) Internet
4 8 (7.55%) DNS
4 8 (7.55%) LAN
5 7 (6.60%) NAS
5 7 (6.60%) SNMP
5 7 (6.60%) VoIP
5 7 (6.60%) WAN
6 6 (5.66%) DHCP
7 5 (4.72%) VPN
8 3 (2.83%) SMTP
8 3 (2.83%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) ZigBee
9 2 (1.89%) FTP
9 2 (1.89%) MPLS
9 2 (1.89%) Network Security
9 2 (1.89%) SSL
10 1 (0.94%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.60%) MySQL
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.83%) Big Data
9 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.94%) DataStage
10 1 (0.94%) DTS
10 1 (0.94%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.94%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) Vagrant
2 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.83%) GitLab
3 3 (2.83%) NUnit
3 3 (2.83%) Subversion
4 2 (1.89%) JIRA
4 2 (1.89%) MSTest
5 1 (0.94%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.94%) JUnit
5 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.55%) Marketing
2 4 (3.77%) Advertising
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Electronics
4 2 (1.89%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 20 (18.87%) Analyst
2 16 (15.09%) Developer
2 16 (15.09%) IT Support
3 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.32%) Service Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.49%) IT Manager
6 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Technical Manager
7 8 (7.55%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.66%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Administrator
9 6 (5.66%) IT Technical Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Product Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Software Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) .NET
2 6 (5.66%) .NET Framework
2 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.77%) HTML
4 4 (3.77%) jQuery
4 4 (3.77%) WCF
5 3 (2.83%) Ajax
5 3 (2.83%) Entity Framework
5 3 (2.83%) LAMP
5 3 (2.83%) LINQ
5 3 (2.83%) WPF
5 3 (2.83%) XHTML
6 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.89%) Autofac
6 2 (1.89%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.89%) Visualforce
6 2 (1.89%) Web Services
6 2 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.60%) Clustering
2 7 (6.60%) iPhone
3 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.66%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.66%) User Experience
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Statistics
5 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.83%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.85%) Windows Server
2 19 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (15.09%) Windows 7
4 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (12.26%) Linux
7 10 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.60%) Unix
9 6 (5.66%) Android
9 6 (5.66%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.72%) CentOS
10 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.83%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) ITIL
2 16 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.49%) Project Management
4 8 (7.55%) Change Management
4 8 (7.55%) Problem Management
4 8 (7.55%) Service Management
5 7 (6.60%) Data Management
6 6 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.66%) High Availability
6 6 (5.66%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.66%) MVC
6 6 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (5.66%) Product Management
6 6 (5.66%) Use Case
6 6 (5.66%) Waterfall
6 6 (5.66%) Workflow
7 5 (4.72%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (4.72%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.36%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) C#
3 9 (8.49%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.49%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.66%) Java
5 4 (3.77%) Python
5 4 (3.77%) VBScript
6 3 (2.83%) PHP
6 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.83%) Ruby
7 2 (1.89%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.89%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.89%) C
7 2 (1.89%) C++
7 2 (1.89%) Progress 4GL
7 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.94%) VB
8 1 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.21%) CCNA
2 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (12.26%) MCP
4 12 (11.32%) MCSA
5 9 (8.49%) MCSE
6 8 (7.55%) CCNP
6 8 (7.55%) Degree
6 8 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.72%) DBS Check
7 5 (4.72%) MCDBA
8 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.89%) MCITP
9 2 (1.89%) MCTS
10 1 (0.94%) HND
10 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 44 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.55%) VMware Server
5 6 (5.66%) vSphere
6 5 (4.72%) VirtualBox
6 5 (4.72%) Xen
7 2 (1.89%) Firmware
7 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Nagios
2 5 (4.72%) Ansible
2 5 (4.72%) OpenNMS
2 5 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.72%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) ZABBIX
2 5 (4.72%) Zenoss
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.89%) SCCM
3 2 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) VMware
2 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.38%) Cisco
4 8 (7.55%) Citrix
5 7 (6.60%) Dell
5 7 (6.60%) HP
6 6 (5.66%) Apple
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle
7 5 (4.72%) Blue Prism
7 5 (4.72%) Rackspace
7 5 (4.72%) SaltStack
8 4 (3.77%) Google
9 3 (2.83%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.83%) Mitel
9 3 (2.83%) Progress
9 3 (2.83%) Remedy
10 2 (1.89%) Juniper
10 2 (1.89%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.89%) Symantec
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