Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 138 158 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.92% 16.42% 16.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.79% 68.40% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 90 153 133
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -1.64%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £47,250 £43,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +12.07% -7.94%

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 213 231 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.57% 24.01% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 154 215 212
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £65,000 £45,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,028 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +28.44% +11.67% -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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 84 (60.87%) Windows Server
2 71 (51.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 65 (47.10%) Microsoft
5 56 (40.58%) ITIL
6 50 (36.23%) Linux
7 49 (35.51%) Office 365
8 45 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
9 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (29.71%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (26.81%) PowerShell
13 32 (23.19%) VMware
14 31 (22.46%) SLA
14 31 (22.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 30 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (19.57%) MCSA
16 27 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (18.12%) Service Management
17 25 (18.12%) Windows 10
18 21 (15.22%) Mentoring
19 20 (14.49%) Problem Management
19 20 (14.49%) SCCM
20 19 (13.77%) SAN
20 19 (13.77%) Coaching
20 19 (13.77%) Analytics
21 18 (13.04%) Validation
21 18 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 17 (12.32%) MS Exchange
22 17 (12.32%) LAN

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 17 (12.32%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.59%) Skype for Business
3 13 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.70%) CMS
5 4 (2.90%) nginx
6 2 (1.45%) IIS
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.45%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 71 (51.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (35.51%) Office 365
3 27 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (12.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.90%) PaaS
6 3 (2.17%) SaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Akamai
7 1 (0.72%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.72%) Datadog
7 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.77%) SAN
2 17 (12.32%) LAN
2 17 (12.32%) WAN
3 16 (11.59%) Skype
4 9 (6.52%) DNS
5 8 (5.80%) DHCP
6 5 (3.62%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (3.62%) VSAN
6 5 (3.62%) Wireless
7 4 (2.90%) Network Security
7 4 (2.90%) SSL
8 3 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.17%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.45%) Internet
9 2 (1.45%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.45%) VoIP
10 1 (0.72%) Extranet
10 1 (0.72%) Intranet
10 1 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.45%) MySQL
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.45%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) JDeveloper
1 2 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.72%) JMeter
2 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (0.72%) Automotive
2 1 (0.72%) Back Office
2 1 (0.72%) Electronics
2 1 (0.72%) Retail
2 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (31.16%) Analyst
2 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 20 (14.49%) Support Engineer
5 16 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) Server Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Server Support
7 14 (10.14%) Server Support Engineer
8 13 (9.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (8.70%) IT Support
9 12 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Senior Server Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Senior Server Support Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Software Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) Developer
10 11 (7.97%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) CherryPy
1 6 (4.35%) HTML
1 6 (4.35%) Node.js
2 4 (2.90%) CSS
3 3 (2.17%) HTML5
3 3 (2.17%) Web Services
4 2 (1.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (1.45%) Middleware
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (1.45%) STL
5 1 (0.72%) COM
5 1 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.72%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 45 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (5.07%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.90%) Replication
5 3 (2.17%) Clustering
5 3 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.45%) Tandem
7 1 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.72%) CMDB
7 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (60.87%) Windows Server
2 50 (36.23%) Linux
3 39 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (18.12%) Windows 10
5 18 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (9.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.45%) Unix
9 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.72%) VME
10 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.58%) ITIL
2 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (29.71%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (22.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 25 (18.12%) Service Management
6 21 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 20 (14.49%) Problem Management
8 19 (13.77%) Analytics
8 19 (13.77%) Coaching
9 18 (13.04%) Validation
10 15 (10.87%) Change Management
10 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
10 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 14 (10.14%) OO
11 14 (10.14%) Server Management
11 14 (10.14%) Server Virtualisation
12 13 (9.42%) Technical Leadership
13 12 (8.70%) DevOps
13 12 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.81%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.32%) SQL
3 16 (11.59%) C++
4 15 (10.87%) Java
5 14 (10.14%) C
6 7 (5.07%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.07%) Python
7 4 (2.90%) PHP
7 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.45%) Perl
9 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (19.57%) MCSA
3 14 (10.14%) MCSE
4 13 (9.42%) CompTIA Security+
5 11 (7.97%) CISSP
6 7 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.62%) CCNA
7 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.62%) Degree
8 4 (2.90%) CCNP
8 4 (2.90%) MCP
9 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (22.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.62%) XenApp
6 3 (2.17%) Docker
7 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.72%) vSphere
8 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (14.49%) SCCM
2 11 (7.97%) WSUS
3 6 (4.35%) Terraform
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (3.62%) Nagios
4 5 (3.62%) SCOM
5 4 (2.90%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.45%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.45%) Puppet
7 1 (0.72%) Ansible
7 1 (0.72%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.72%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.72%) Icinga
7 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.72%) Packer
7 1 (0.72%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 65 (47.10%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.19%) VMware
3 14 (10.14%) HP
4 13 (9.42%) Citrix
4 13 (9.42%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.97%) Cisco
6 6 (4.35%) Meraki
6 6 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.90%) BMC
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle
8 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.45%) Dell
9 2 (1.45%) New Relic
9 2 (1.45%) Veeam
10 1 (0.72%) Adobe
10 1 (0.72%) CA
10 1 (0.72%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (0.72%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.72%) Mitel
10 1 (0.72%) Splunk