Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 85 141 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.00% 20.09% 29.59%
As % of the Vendors category 58.22% 42.60% 63.91%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 309
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,022 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.05% -12.89% +11.84%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,600 £22,229
90th Percentile £64,075 £60,000 £62,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.86% -17.65% +11.84%

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 146 331 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.35% 47.15% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 112 221 430
Median annual salary £37,500 £42,885 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.56% +7.21% +7.93%
10th Percentile £23,050 £24,375 £21,475
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £61,375
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% +6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Microsoft as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 30 (35.29%) Windows
1 30 (35.29%) Azure
2 21 (24.71%) Office 365
2 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (22.35%) .NET
4 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
4 18 (21.18%) Windows Server
5 17 (20.00%) Citrix
6 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
6 16 (18.82%) AWS
6 16 (18.82%) Software Engineering
7 15 (17.65%) C#
8 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
9 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
9 13 (15.29%) Driving Licence
10 12 (14.12%) VMware
11 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
11 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (11.76%) SaaS
12 10 (11.76%) SQL
13 9 (10.59%) Firewall
13 9 (10.59%) CRM
13 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
13 9 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (9.41%) Public Sector
14 8 (9.41%) DevOps
14 8 (9.41%) Python
14 8 (9.41%) Linux
14 8 (9.41%) MCSE
14 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office

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 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.71%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.71%) NetSuite
1 4 (4.71%) Sage 200
1 4 (4.71%) Sage 500
1 4 (4.71%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.29%) Azure
2 21 (24.71%) Office 365
3 16 (18.82%) AWS
4 10 (11.76%) SaaS
5 7 (8.24%) PaaS
6 5 (5.88%) Power Platform
7 4 (4.71%) IaaS
8 3 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (3.53%) GCP
9 2 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.35%) PowerApps
9 2 (2.35%) Serverless
9 2 (2.35%) Slack
9 2 (2.35%) Trello
10 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (1.18%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) DHCP
2 6 (7.06%) DNS
3 5 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.53%) VPN
5 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) BGP
6 1 (1.18%) Broadband
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.18%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.18%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) MPLS
6 1 (1.18%) OSPF
6 1 (1.18%) SAN
6 1 (1.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.88%) Power BI
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon QuickSight
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.18%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.41%) Public Sector
2 3 (3.53%) Automotive
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Local Government
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Developer
2 10 (11.76%) Administrator
3 8 (9.41%) Analyst
3 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) NetSuite Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (4.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Azure Administrator
8 3 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.71%) HTML
5 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.53%) HTML5
5 3 (3.53%) Node.js
5 3 (3.53%) RESTful
5 3 (3.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (3.53%) Web Services
6 2 (2.35%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.18%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.18%) jQuery
7 1 (1.18%) React
7 1 (1.18%) REST
7 1 (1.18%) Spring
7 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Blog
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Windows
2 18 (21.18%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.41%) Linux
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.59%) CRM
3 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
3 9 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (9.41%) DevOps
5 7 (8.24%) High Availability
5 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.88%) ERP
7 5 (5.88%) ITIL
7 5 (5.88%) Migration
7 5 (5.88%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) Proactive Maintenance
7 5 (5.88%) Service Management
8 4 (4.71%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (4.71%) ITSM
8 4 (4.71%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) C#
2 13 (15.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.76%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) Python
6 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.41%) MCSE
3 7 (8.24%) MCSA
4 5 (5.88%) CCA
4 5 (5.88%) CCNA
4 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.71%) Degree
6 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.18%) MCSD
6 1 (1.18%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.71%) Docker
5 2 (2.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.18%) XenApp
6 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.88%) Puppet
1 5 (5.88%) Terraform
2 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.71%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.18%) Nagios
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Citrix
2 12 (14.12%) VMware
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 4 (4.71%) Sage
4 4 (4.71%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.53%) NVIDIA
5 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.35%) Capita
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.35%) Dell
6 2 (2.35%) HP
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle
6 2 (2.35%) Remedy
6 2 (2.35%) Samsung
7 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.18%) Informatica
7 1 (1.18%) Polycom
7 1 (1.18%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.18%) Tableau