Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Windows 96 144 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.21% 20.00% 18.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 66.36% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 84 138 153
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -8.11% +23.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,275 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £56,500 £47,900
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +16.67%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 168 217 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.87% 30.14% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 136 192 226
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £36,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +1.93% +11.69%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,775 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £61,500 £48,562
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne

Windows
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 53 (55.21%) Windows Server
2 49 (51.04%) Linux
3 46 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 31 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 28 (29.17%) ITIL
8 25 (26.04%) VMware
8 25 (26.04%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (26.04%) DevOps
9 23 (23.96%) Office 365
9 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (23.96%) SQL
10 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (19.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 19 (19.79%) Service Management
12 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.71%) Mentoring
14 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
14 16 (16.67%) NoSQL
15 15 (15.63%) Coaching
15 15 (15.63%) Windows 10
16 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
16 14 (14.58%) HTML
16 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (14.58%) Change Management
17 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
17 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Windows
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 11 (11.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.29%) nginx
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.13%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (23.96%) Office 365
4 8 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (5.21%) SaaS
7 4 (4.17%) PaaS
8 1 (1.04%) Akamai
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.04%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (1.04%) Datadog
8 1 (1.04%) NuGet
8 1 (1.04%) Route 53
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) DNS
1 10 (10.42%) SSL
2 6 (6.25%) DHCP
3 5 (5.21%) LAN
3 5 (5.21%) WAN
4 4 (4.17%) Internet
5 3 (3.13%) SAN
5 3 (3.13%) Skype
5 3 (3.13%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (2.08%) Firewall
6 2 (2.08%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.04%) SMS
7 1 (1.04%) VLAN
7 1 (1.04%) VoIP
7 1 (1.04%) VPN
7 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 16 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 12 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.08%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.04%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.08%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.04%) JMeter
4 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.17%) Automotive
2 3 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) DevOps Engineer
1 19 (19.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 19 (19.79%) Support Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) IT Support
4 13 (13.54%) Server Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Server Support
4 13 (13.54%) Server Support Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) IT Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Server Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Senior IT Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) HTML
2 12 (12.50%) Node.js
3 11 (11.46%) CSS
4 10 (10.42%) CherryPy
5 9 (9.38%) HTML5
6 6 (6.25%) Web Services
7 4 (4.17%) .NET
8 2 (2.08%) JSON
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.04%) CSS3
9 1 (1.04%) jQuery
9 1 (1.04%) LESS
9 1 (1.04%) Middleware
9 1 (1.04%) Qt
9 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (1.04%) STL
9 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) Tandem
6 1 (1.04%) Blog
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.21%) Windows Server
2 49 (51.04%) Linux
3 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (15.63%) Windows 10
6 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.17%) Unix
9 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.08%) CentOS
11 1 (1.04%) Android
11 1 (1.04%) Debian
11 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.04%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) ITIL
3 25 (26.04%) DevOps
3 25 (26.04%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (19.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 19 (19.79%) Service Management
5 17 (17.71%) Mentoring
6 15 (15.63%) Coaching
7 14 (14.58%) Change Management
8 13 (13.54%) Analytics
9 11 (11.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (11.46%) Server Management
10 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 8 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.21%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.21%) Incident Management
11 5 (5.21%) OO
12 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) SQL
2 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.46%) PHP
5 10 (10.42%) Java
6 8 (8.33%) C++
7 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.25%) C
9 4 (4.17%) Python
10 2 (2.08%) C#
10 2 (2.08%) Perl
10 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (4.17%) MCSE
4 3 (3.13%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.13%) CISSP
4 3 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.13%) MCSA
4 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.04%) CCNA
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.04%) MCDST
5 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) GDPR
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.21%) Docker
5 3 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (3.13%) XenServer
6 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.08%) vSphere
6 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.04%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Puppet
2 7 (7.29%) HAProxy
2 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.25%) Nagios
4 5 (5.21%) Ansible
4 5 (5.21%) SCCM
5 3 (3.13%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.08%) Icinga
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.08%) Terraform
7 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.04%) Packer
7 1 (1.04%) PaperCut
7 1 (1.04%) SCOM
7 1 (1.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (26.04%) VMware
3 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.50%) Citrix
4 12 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco
6 3 (3.13%) Meraki
6 3 (3.13%) New Relic
6 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.08%) BMC
7 2 (2.08%) Google
7 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (1.04%) Adobe
8 1 (1.04%) CA
8 1 (1.04%) Dell
8 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.04%) Splunk
8 1 (1.04%) Twitter