Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 298 144 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.79% 17.00% 19.48%
As % of the Vendors category 62.74% 39.45% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 273 132 152
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.99% -20.24%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,513 £18,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £45,000 £53,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -15.86%

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 475 365 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.07% 43.09% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 417 307 285
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,150 £21,250 £19,200
90th Percentile £80,000 £56,750 £56,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -6.67%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 77 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.50%) SQL
3 71 (23.83%) C#
3 71 (23.83%) Windows
4 68 (22.82%) .NET
5 60 (20.13%) SQL Server
5 60 (20.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 51 (17.11%) ASP.NET
7 46 (15.44%) VMware
8 41 (13.76%) JavaScript
9 40 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
10 38 (12.75%) Advertising
11 37 (12.42%) SLA
11 37 (12.42%) Active Directory
12 36 (12.08%) Windows Server
13 35 (11.74%) MVC
13 35 (11.74%) Degree
14 34 (11.41%) Office 365
15 33 (11.07%) CRM
16 32 (10.74%) MS Exchange
16 32 (10.74%) Scrum
16 32 (10.74%) Dynamics CRM
16 32 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 31 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (10.07%) Microsoft Excel
18 30 (10.07%) Web Services
18 30 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 29 (9.73%) Hyper-V
20 28 (9.40%) AngularJS
21 27 (9.06%) ITIL

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 32 (10.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.04%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.01%) IIS
7 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.34%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.34%) CMS
8 4 (1.34%) Documentum
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.34%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (10.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (7.72%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (10.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.03%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (5.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.01%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.34%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 60 (20.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (11.41%) Office 365
4 13 (4.36%) IaaS
4 13 (4.36%) PaaS
5 10 (3.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (2.35%) GitHub
6 7 (2.35%) SaaS
7 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.67%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.38%) Firewall
2 18 (6.04%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.70%) DHCP
3 14 (4.70%) DNS
3 14 (4.70%) WAN
4 13 (4.36%) VoIP
5 12 (4.03%) LAN
5 12 (4.03%) SAN
5 12 (4.03%) WLAN
6 9 (3.02%) SMTP
7 8 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.35%) VLAN
9 5 (1.68%) NAS
9 5 (1.68%) VPN
10 4 (1.34%) DMZ
10 4 (1.34%) Skype
11 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.36%) Power BI
6 8 (2.68%) Big Data
6 8 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.35%) QlikView
8 5 (1.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.34%) MySQL
9 4 (1.34%) OLAP
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (4.03%) Git (software)
1 12 (4.03%) Selenium
2 8 (2.68%) WebDriver
3 7 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.68%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.67%) MSTest
6 2 (0.67%) NUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.34%) Subversion
7 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (12.75%) Advertising
2 21 (7.05%) Finance
3 19 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.36%) Retail
5 8 (2.68%) Law
6 6 (2.01%) Marketing
7 4 (1.34%) Banking
7 4 (1.34%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (20.13%) Developer
2 59 (19.80%) Consultant
3 57 (19.13%) Analyst
4 40 (13.42%) Architect
5 28 (9.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 27 (9.06%) Service Analyst
7 22 (7.38%) Recruitment Consultant
8 20 (6.71%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.37%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.70%) Applications Architect
11 14 (4.70%) CRM Architect
11 14 (4.70%) CRM Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.70%) Senior Architect
12 11 (3.69%) Microsoft Consultant
12 11 (3.69%) Trainee
13 10 (3.36%) Technical Consultant
13 10 (3.36%) Trainee Consultant
13 10 (3.36%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
14 9 (3.02%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.82%) .NET
2 51 (17.11%) ASP.NET
3 30 (10.07%) Web Services
4 28 (9.40%) AngularJS
5 27 (9.06%) HTML
6 24 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (6.71%) .NET Framework
8 15 (5.03%) CSS
8 15 (5.03%) HTML5
9 14 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (4.03%) React
10 12 (4.03%) RESTful
11 10 (3.36%) jQuery
12 9 (3.02%) WAP
13 8 (2.68%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (2.35%) Angular 2
15 5 (1.68%) REST
15 5 (1.68%) SOAP
15 5 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (1.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.69%) Clustering
2 11 (3.69%) Public Cloud
3 6 (2.01%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.01%) Replication
4 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.68%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.34%) Fintech
6 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) iSeries
8 1 (0.34%) PKI
8 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.83%) Windows
2 36 (12.08%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.03%) Android
5 12 (4.03%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.69%) Linux
7 4 (1.34%) CentOS
7 4 (1.34%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.01%) Unix
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (11.74%) MVC
3 33 (11.07%) CRM
4 32 (10.74%) Scrum
5 31 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (9.06%) ITIL
7 23 (7.72%) Incident Management
7 23 (7.72%) Mentoring
7 23 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (6.71%) TDD
9 19 (6.38%) Project Management
10 18 (6.04%) BDD
11 16 (5.37%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.37%) SOLID
12 15 (5.03%) Business Development
12 15 (5.03%) ERP
12 15 (5.03%) Process Improvement
13 13 (4.36%) Business Analysis
13 13 (4.36%) Test Automation
13 13 (4.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.50%) SQL
2 71 (23.83%) C#
3 41 (13.76%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.70%) PowerShell
5 16 (5.37%) Java
6 15 (5.03%) T-SQL
7 12 (4.03%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.68%) C
8 5 (1.68%) Python
9 4 (1.34%) R
9 4 (1.34%) Scala
10 3 (1.01%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.34%) RPG
11 1 (0.34%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (11.74%) Degree
2 25 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.02%) CCNA
5 7 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.68%) ISEB
7 4 (1.34%) MCP
8 3 (1.01%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.01%) MCSA
8 3 (1.01%) MCSE
8 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.67%) HNC
10 1 (0.34%) CCENT
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.42%) SLA
2 9 (3.02%) QA
3 4 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
System Software
1 37 (12.42%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.73%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.70%) XenApp
5 9 (3.02%) DFS Replication
6 6 (2.01%) vSphere
7 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Docker
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (8.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (3.36%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.02%) WSUS
4 8 (2.68%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.34%) Nagios
5 4 (1.34%) Puppet
6 2 (0.67%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (15.44%) VMware
2 24 (8.05%) Citrix
3 21 (7.05%) Cisco
4 19 (6.38%) Sun
5 16 (5.37%) Oracle
5 16 (5.37%) Xamarin
6 12 (4.03%) Sitecore
6 12 (4.03%) Symantec
7 7 (2.35%) arcserve
7 7 (2.35%) CA
7 7 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.35%) Sophos
7 7 (2.35%) Veeam
7 7 (2.35%) Veritas
8 6 (2.01%) IBM
9 4 (1.34%) EMC
9 4 (1.34%) Pega
9 4 (1.34%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.01%) Sage