Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 140 228 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.10% 23.58% 17.57%
As % of the Vendors category 44.59% 46.91% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135 197 134
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +14.50% -2.24%
10th Percentile £19,450 £26,250 £19,575
90th Percentile £70,250 £50,500 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +15.38% -2.99%

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 314 486 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 51.82% 50.26% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 264 396 238
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £20,820
90th Percentile £61,425 £57,500 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,625
% change year-on-year -2.60% +11.19% -2.10%

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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 50 (35.71%) Windows
3 34 (24.29%) SQL
3 34 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 28 (20.00%) Oracle
6 28 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 27 (19.29%) .NET
8 26 (18.57%) C#
8 26 (18.57%) Office 365
9 25 (17.86%) ITIL
9 25 (17.86%) VMware
10 23 (16.43%) Selenium
11 22 (15.71%) Web Services
11 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (15.71%) MS Exchange
11 22 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (15.71%) Windows Server
12 21 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (15.00%) SLA
13 19 (13.57%) SOAP
13 19 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (12.14%) Hyper-V
14 17 (12.14%) ASP.NET
14 17 (12.14%) Finance
15 16 (11.43%) HTML
15 16 (11.43%) Git (software)
15 16 (11.43%) GitHub

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 22 (15.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.86%) Documentum
3 11 (7.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (7.86%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.86%) WebLogic
4 10 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.14%) IIS
5 8 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (4.29%) CMS
8 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (2.86%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.71%) Drupal
11 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.43%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (24.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (18.57%) Office 365
3 22 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (11.43%) GitHub
5 6 (4.29%) SaaS
6 5 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (2.14%) IaaS
8 2 (1.43%) PaaS
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.00%) Firewall
2 10 (7.14%) DHCP
2 10 (7.14%) DNS
3 9 (6.43%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.71%) Skype
5 7 (5.00%) Internet
5 7 (5.00%) SAN
6 6 (4.29%) LAN
6 6 (4.29%) WAN
7 4 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.86%) SMTP
7 4 (2.86%) VoIP
7 4 (2.86%) WLAN
8 2 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.43%) VLAN
9 1 (0.71%) NAS
9 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.29%) Power BI
6 5 (3.57%) Big Data
6 5 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.14%) QlikView
8 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.43%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 23 (16.43%) Selenium
2 16 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 6 (4.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.57%) JIRA
5 5 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.86%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.14%) MSTest
7 3 (2.14%) NUnit
8 2 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.43%) Subversion
8 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Advertising
3 9 (6.43%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (27.86%) Analyst
2 23 (16.43%) Developer
3 20 (14.29%) Consultant
4 14 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Architect
6 12 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (7.86%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.43%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Tester
10 6 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Automation Tester
11 5 (3.57%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.57%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) .NET
2 22 (15.71%) Web Services
3 19 (13.57%) SOAP
4 17 (12.14%) ASP.NET
5 16 (11.43%) HTML
6 14 (10.00%) REST
7 13 (9.29%) AngularJS
8 12 (8.57%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.86%) Middleware
10 10 (7.14%) WCF
11 9 (6.43%) Entity Framework
12 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (5.00%) Gherkin
13 7 (5.00%) React
13 7 (5.00%) XML
14 6 (4.29%) Ajax
14 6 (4.29%) CSS
14 6 (4.29%) HTML5
14 6 (4.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.00%) Clustering
4 6 (4.29%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.43%) Fintech
7 2 (1.43%) iSeries
7 2 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.71%) PKI
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.71%) Windows
2 22 (15.71%) Windows Server
3 21 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (13.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.14%) Linux
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.43%) Android
6 2 (1.43%) Unix
6 2 (1.43%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 25 (17.86%) ITIL
4 14 (10.00%) MVC
4 14 (10.00%) TDD
5 13 (9.29%) Business Analysis
5 13 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.29%) DevOps
5 13 (9.29%) ERP
5 13 (9.29%) Scrum
5 13 (9.29%) Test Scripting
6 12 (8.57%) Document Management
6 12 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (8.57%) SOA
7 11 (7.86%) BPEL
7 11 (7.86%) Data Management
7 11 (7.86%) Risk Management
7 11 (7.86%) TOGAF
7 11 (7.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.29%) SQL
2 26 (18.57%) C#
3 14 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.00%) Java
7 5 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (1.43%) RPG
8 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.71%) R
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.00%) Degree
4 6 (4.29%) ISEB
5 5 (3.57%) CCNA
6 4 (2.86%) MCP
6 4 (2.86%) MCSE
7 3 (2.14%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.14%) MCSA
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.43%) HNC
8 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) ACCA
9 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.71%) CCENT
9 1 (0.71%) CIMA
9 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.00%) SLA
2 11 (7.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.14%) QA
4 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.71%) HIPAA
System Software
1 30 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (12.14%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.14%) XenApp
5 7 (5.00%) vSphere
6 4 (2.86%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Brightmail
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (8.57%) ZABBIX
2 11 (7.86%) Puppet
3 6 (4.29%) Nagios
4 5 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.86%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) SCCM
6 1 (0.71%) SCOM
6 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 28 (20.00%) Oracle
2 25 (17.86%) VMware
3 14 (10.00%) Citrix
4 11 (7.86%) EMC
4 11 (7.86%) Pega
5 9 (6.43%) Cisco
6 7 (5.00%) IBM
7 6 (4.29%) Sitecore
7 6 (4.29%) Sun
8 5 (3.57%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.57%) Splunk
8 5 (3.57%) Symantec
9 4 (2.86%) Xamarin
10 3 (2.14%) Sophos
10 3 (2.14%) Tableau
11 2 (1.43%) arcserve
11 2 (1.43%) CA
11 2 (1.43%) Sage
11 2 (1.43%) Veeam
11 2 (1.43%) Veritas