Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gateshead with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 21
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 12 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 17.65% 8.47% 11.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.59% 45.45% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Gateshead median annual salary £35,000 £24,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.41% -10.00% -10.57%
10th Percentile £23,450 £19,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £40,550 £42,250 £32,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -10.45%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gateshead with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gateshead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 25.00% 18.64% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 14
Gateshead median annual salary £35,000 £23,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.54% -15.45% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,050 £42,250 £32,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.84%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gateshead

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gateshead.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Gateshead

Windows
Salary Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows in Gateshead.

Salary trend for Windows in Gateshead

Windows
Salary Histogram in Gateshead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gateshead over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Gateshead region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) JNI
2 7 (58.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gateshead 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 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) C++ Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) JNI
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) MFC
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Line Management
1 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Presales
1 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (8.33%) User Stories
1 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCENT
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) HP