Period
to 26 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 8 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 118 153 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.96% 17.29% 29.30%
As % of the Vendors category 29.28% 49.68% 61.78%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 238
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £31,750 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.63% +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,550 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,784 £60,000 £87,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.43% -

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 403 308 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.69% 34.80% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 217 250 367
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,000 £42,764 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.80% +22.18% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,400 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,900 £72,312 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% +2.86%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 50 (42.37%) Windows
2 40 (33.90%) Azure
3 39 (33.05%) Office 365
4 36 (30.51%) ITIL
5 35 (29.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (27.97%) Active Directory
7 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Office
8 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (22.88%) AWS
10 26 (22.03%) Citrix
11 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
11 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
12 22 (18.64%) Linux
13 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
14 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
14 18 (15.25%) Service Delivery
15 17 (14.41%) Finance
16 16 (13.56%) .NET
16 16 (13.56%) Windows 10
17 15 (12.71%) C#
18 14 (11.86%) Windows 8
19 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
19 13 (11.02%) Sage
19 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
19 13 (11.02%) Windows Server
20 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
20 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
20 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
21 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft
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 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) assyst
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (3.39%) NetSuite
1 4 (3.39%) Sage 200
1 4 (3.39%) Sage 500
1 4 (3.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.90%) Azure
2 39 (33.05%) Office 365
3 27 (22.88%) AWS
4 6 (5.08%) GCP
5 5 (4.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.39%) SaaS
7 2 (1.69%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.69%) Serverless
7 2 (1.69%) Yammer
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.85%) IaaS
8 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Firewall
2 7 (5.93%) BGP
2 7 (5.93%) LAN
2 7 (5.93%) OSPF
2 7 (5.93%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (5.93%) WAN
3 5 (4.24%) NetScaler
3 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.39%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.39%) MPLS
4 4 (3.39%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.39%) VPN
5 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (0.85%) IPv4
7 1 (0.85%) Skype
7 1 (0.85%) SSL
7 1 (0.85%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.69%) EDMS
5 2 (1.69%) Power BI
6 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.85%) GitLab
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.39%) Retail
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Analyst
2 13 (11.02%) Consultant
3 11 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (7.63%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
5 8 (6.78%) IT Support
5 8 (6.78%) Service Analyst
5 8 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.93%) IT Analyst
6 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (5.08%) Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Integration Specialist
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Service Desk Technician
8 5 (4.24%) Systems Integration Specialist
8 5 (4.24%) Technical Support
8 5 (4.24%) Technology Specialist
8 5 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) .NET
2 12 (10.17%) .NET Framework
3 10 (8.47%) .NET Core
4 9 (7.63%) Redux
5 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.54%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.69%) RESTful
8 1 (0.85%) COM
8 1 (0.85%) CSS
8 1 (0.85%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.85%) HTML
8 1 (0.85%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.85%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (0.85%) REST
8 1 (0.85%) XML
8 1 (0.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.39%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.69%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) iSeries
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (42.37%) Windows
2 22 (18.64%) Linux
3 19 (16.10%) Windows 7
4 16 (13.56%) Windows 10
5 14 (11.86%) Windows 8
6 13 (11.02%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.85%) Debian
9 1 (0.85%) Solaris
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.51%) ITIL
2 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.25%) Service Delivery
3 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
4 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
5 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (8.47%) Project Management
8 9 (7.63%) ITIL V3
8 9 (7.63%) Product Roadmap
8 9 (7.63%) Resource Management
9 8 (6.78%) Coaching
10 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.08%) Business Analysis
11 6 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.08%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.08%) Data Security
11 6 (5.08%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (5.08%) ITSM
11 6 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.71%) C#
2 13 (11.02%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.63%) SQL
5 7 (5.93%) Python
6 2 (1.69%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (29.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.32%) CCNA
2 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.63%) A+ Certification
3 9 (7.63%) MCDST
3 9 (7.63%) MCSA
4 5 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.24%) MCT
5 4 (3.39%) Degree
5 4 (3.39%) MCSE
6 3 (2.54%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.69%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (27.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.63%) vSphere
3 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.39%) Docker
4 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) SCCM
2 7 (5.93%) Puppet
3 6 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.08%) Terraform
4 4 (3.39%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (22.03%) Citrix
2 13 (11.02%) Sage
3 10 (8.47%) Cisco
4 9 (7.63%) VMware
5 7 (5.93%) IBM
6 6 (5.08%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.39%) Polycom
7 4 (3.39%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.39%) SAP
8 3 (2.54%) Mitel
8 3 (2.54%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.69%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.69%) Apple
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle
9 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.85%) Google
10 1 (0.85%) iManage
10 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.85%) Xamarin