Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -49
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 33 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.38% 3.86% 2.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.31% 15.64% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 19
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £51,250 £37,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.51% +23.33% -42.31%
10th Percentile £21,325 £21,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £45,000 £38,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,250 £34,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +21.32% +23.64% -33.73%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 268 211 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.49% 24.68% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 228 173 211
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,850 £19,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £53,750 £63,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,875 £37,281 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.32% -0.58% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (30.30%) PaaS
5 10 (30.30%) IaaS
6 9 (27.27%) Xamarin
6 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (27.27%) Android
6 9 (27.27%) Sitecore
6 9 (27.27%) QA
6 9 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
6 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 9 (27.27%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) C#
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) MCSA
7 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
7 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
7 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
8 7 (21.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (21.21%) MCP
9 6 (18.18%) Firewall
10 5 (15.15%) Office 365
10 5 (15.15%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) IaaS
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (30.30%) PaaS
2 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) Skype
3 2 (6.06%) SMS
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Technical Director
2 5 (15.15%) Head of Engineering
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering Director
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (6.06%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
1 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Android
2 9 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
1 9 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Line Management
3 3 (9.09%) ERP
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analytics
4 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.06%) Case Management
4 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 1 (3.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) MCSA
2 7 (21.21%) MCP
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) Sitecore
3 9 (27.27%) Xamarin
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix