Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 202 191 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.63% 20.56% 16.77%
As % of the Vendors category 52.06% 45.80% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 192 170 135
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -14.47%
10th Percentile £19,025 £20,350 £18,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £47,541 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -13.33%

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 388 417 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.32% 44.89% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 333 335 255
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £36,000 £37,975 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.20% +8.50% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,100 £54,650
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 69 (34.16%) Windows
2 51 (25.25%) SQL Server
3 50 (24.75%) SQL
4 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (22.28%) VMware
6 41 (20.30%) Active Directory
7 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (18.81%) SLA
9 37 (18.32%) Windows Server
10 35 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (17.33%) MS Exchange
11 34 (16.83%) Office 365
12 32 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (15.35%) Hyper-V
13 31 (15.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (14.85%) C#
15 29 (14.36%) .NET
15 29 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (13.86%) Advertising
17 27 (13.37%) ITIL
17 27 (13.37%) Web Services
18 24 (11.88%) Oracle
18 24 (11.88%) Citrix
19 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Excel
19 23 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (10.89%) Firewall
20 22 (10.89%) Test Automation
21 21 (10.40%) Selenium
21 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
21 21 (10.40%) Cisco

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 35 (17.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.95%) Documentum
4 10 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.95%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.96%) IIS
6 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.48%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.50%) Drupal
9 1 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (7.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (8.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (6.93%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (4.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.97%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.99%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (23.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (16.83%) Office 365
3 32 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (7.43%) GitHub
5 10 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.95%) IaaS
6 9 (4.46%) PaaS
7 3 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.99%) SaaS
9 1 (0.50%) FinancialForce
9 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.89%) Firewall
2 18 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.93%) DHCP
3 14 (6.93%) DNS
3 14 (6.93%) SAN
3 14 (6.93%) WAN
4 12 (5.94%) LAN
4 12 (5.94%) VoIP
5 11 (5.45%) WLAN
6 9 (4.46%) SMTP
7 8 (3.96%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (3.47%) VLAN
9 5 (2.48%) NAS
9 5 (2.48%) Skype
10 4 (1.98%) DMZ
10 4 (1.98%) VPN
11 1 (0.50%) Internet
11 1 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (3.96%) Power BI
6 6 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.48%) Big Data
7 5 (2.48%) QlikView
7 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.98%) OLAP
9 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.99%) MySQL
10 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.99%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (10.40%) Selenium
2 15 (7.43%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.93%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.95%) WebDriver
5 5 (2.48%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.48%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.99%) MSTest
7 2 (0.99%) NUnit
7 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.50%) JIRA
8 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.50%) Subversion
8 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 28 (13.86%) Advertising
2 11 (5.45%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Retail
3 7 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.49%) Marketing
5 2 (0.99%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (23.76%) Analyst
2 30 (14.85%) Developer
3 29 (14.36%) Consultant
4 22 (10.89%) Service Analyst
5 21 (10.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (9.90%) Architect
7 10 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (4.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.96%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.96%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.47%) Recruitment Consultant
10 7 (3.47%) Server Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.47%) Technical Support
11 6 (2.97%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (2.97%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.36%) .NET
2 27 (13.37%) Web Services
3 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
4 13 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (5.94%) SOAP
6 11 (5.45%) REST
7 10 (4.95%) Middleware
8 9 (4.46%) WAP
9 8 (3.96%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (3.47%) HTML
11 6 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 6 (2.97%) Gherkin
12 5 (2.48%) CSS
12 5 (2.48%) RESTful
13 4 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.98%) React
14 3 (1.49%) Entity Framework
14 3 (1.49%) HTML5
14 3 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.44%) Clustering
3 10 (4.95%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.47%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.97%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.97%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.48%) Replication
7 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) iSeries
10 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) PKI
10 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.16%) Windows
2 37 (18.32%) Windows Server
3 31 (15.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.95%) Android
5 10 (4.95%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.46%) Linux
7 4 (1.98%) CentOS
7 4 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.49%) Unix
8 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.37%) ITIL
3 23 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (10.89%) Test Automation
5 19 (9.41%) Incident Management
6 18 (8.91%) CRM
7 17 (8.42%) Scrum
8 16 (7.92%) MVC
9 15 (7.43%) DevOps
9 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (6.44%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.94%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.94%) Data Management
11 12 (5.94%) ERP
11 12 (5.94%) User Stories
12 11 (5.45%) Document Management
12 11 (5.45%) SOA
12 11 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (5.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (24.75%) SQL
2 30 (14.85%) C#
3 17 (8.42%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.94%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.95%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.46%) Java
7 4 (1.98%) C
8 3 (1.49%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.49%) VBA
9 2 (0.99%) RPG
9 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.50%) Python
10 1 (0.50%) R
10 1 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.94%) Degree
2 12 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.46%) CCNA
5 4 (1.98%) ISEB
5 4 (1.98%) MCP
5 4 (1.98%) MCSE
6 3 (1.49%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.49%) MCSA
7 2 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.99%) HNC
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CCENT
8 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.81%) SLA
2 10 (4.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (3.47%) QA
4 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 41 (20.30%) Active Directory
2 35 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (15.35%) Hyper-V
4 17 (8.42%) XenApp
5 9 (4.46%) DFS Replication
6 6 (2.97%) vSphere
7 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.50%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (8.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 12 (5.94%) ZABBIX
3 10 (4.95%) Backup Exec
3 10 (4.95%) Puppet
4 9 (4.46%) WSUS
5 3 (1.49%) Nagios
6 2 (0.99%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (22.28%) VMware
2 24 (11.88%) Citrix
2 24 (11.88%) Oracle
3 21 (10.40%) Cisco
4 15 (7.43%) Sun
5 12 (5.94%) Xamarin
6 10 (4.95%) EMC
6 10 (4.95%) Pega
6 10 (4.95%) Symantec
7 9 (4.46%) IBM
8 7 (3.47%) arcserve
8 7 (3.47%) CA
8 7 (3.47%) Sitecore
8 7 (3.47%) Sophos
8 7 (3.47%) Veeam
8 7 (3.47%) Veritas
9 6 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.98%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.99%) Sage
11 2 (0.99%) Tableau