The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 44 52 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.54% 2.46% 9.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.15% 9.52% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 40
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,150 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 66 105 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.75% 25.80% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 96 132
Median salary £30,000 £30,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -25.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) ITIL
2 20 (68.97%) MCSE
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) VMware
4 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
7 12 (41.38%) DNS
7 12 (41.38%) DHCP
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
10 9 (31.03%) MCSA
11 8 (27.59%) MS Office
11 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
11 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (27.59%) Office 365
11 8 (27.59%) Skype
12 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 6 (20.69%) Mobile Device Management
13 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (20.69%) CCNA
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (20.69%) XenApp
13 6 (20.69%) Degree

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
6 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DHCP
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Skype
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Wintel Support
3 6 (20.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Messaging Support
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Support Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (3.45%) WCF
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.24%) PKI
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.45%) AS400
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (20.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.45%) Kanban
8 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) MCSE
2 9 (31.03%) MCSA
3 6 (20.69%) CCNA
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) MCP
5 2 (6.90%) MCDST
5 2 (6.90%) MCITP
5 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.45%) HND
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.45%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) XenApp
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCOM
2 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) MobileIron
5 3 (10.34%) Sophos
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.45%) AppSense
7 1 (3.45%) Draytek
7 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus
7 1 (3.45%) Qualys
7 1 (3.45%) Remedy
7 1 (3.45%) Reuters
7 1 (3.45%) Tripwire
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