Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 9 9
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows 108 107 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.19% 16.04% 20.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.96% 66.88% 72.96%
Number of salaries quoted 101 104 177
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,500 £21,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -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 193 160 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.43% 23.99% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 175 142 240
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £45,000 £49,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 40 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
4 33 (30.56%) Active Directory
5 27 (25.00%) VMware
5 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (24.07%) ITIL
7 25 (23.15%) Linux
8 24 (22.22%) SQL
9 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (21.30%) DevOps
10 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
11 18 (16.67%) PHP
11 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 17 (15.74%) Windows 7
12 17 (15.74%) Office 365
13 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (14.81%) Hyper-V
14 15 (13.89%) C#
14 15 (13.89%) HTML
15 14 (12.96%) .NET
15 14 (12.96%) SSL
15 14 (12.96%) NoSQL
16 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (12.04%) Java
16 13 (12.04%) Firewall
16 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
17 12 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (11.11%) Degree
17 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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 7 (6.48%) IIS
2 5 (4.63%) nginx
3 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (15.74%) Office 365
4 6 (5.56%) SaaS
5 4 (3.70%) PaaS
5 4 (3.70%) Trello
6 2 (1.85%) G Suite
6 2 (1.85%) IaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.93%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) SSL
2 13 (12.04%) Firewall
3 12 (11.11%) DNS
4 11 (10.19%) SMS
5 8 (7.41%) SAN
5 8 (7.41%) Skype
6 5 (4.63%) DHCP
7 4 (3.70%) LAN
7 4 (3.70%) VPN
7 4 (3.70%) WAN
8 3 (2.78%) SMTP
8 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.85%) Internet
9 2 (1.85%) WLAN
10 1 (0.93%) VoIP
10 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 10 (9.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.56%) MySQL
6 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.93%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.48%) TeamCity
3 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.56%) CocoaPods
5 4 (3.70%) Moq
5 4 (3.70%) NSubstitute
5 4 (3.70%) NUnit
5 4 (3.70%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.78%) Ant
6 3 (2.78%) Maven
6 3 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.85%) JIRA
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.85%) Toad
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 9 (8.33%) Marketing
2 8 (7.41%) Advertising
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Back Office
4 4 (3.70%) Automotive
5 3 (2.78%) Law
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 10 (9.26%) Analyst
3 10 (9.26%) Developer
4 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 8 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) IT Operations Manager
5 7 (6.48%) Operations Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Junior
6 6 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Help Desk Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (4.63%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.70%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) HTML
2 14 (12.96%) .NET
3 12 (11.11%) CSS
3 12 (11.11%) HTML5
3 12 (11.11%) Web Services
4 11 (10.19%) Node.js
5 9 (8.33%) CherryPy
6 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.56%) JSON
7 5 (4.63%) WCF
8 4 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.70%) LINQ
8 4 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (3.70%) REST
8 4 (3.70%) SOAP
8 4 (3.70%) Task Parallel Library
8 4 (3.70%) WPF
8 4 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.33%) User Experience
2 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Blog
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.93%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.04%) Windows Server
2 25 (23.15%) Linux
3 17 (15.74%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.33%) Unix
6 8 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.48%) Android
7 7 (6.48%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.93%) CentOS
10 1 (0.93%) Debian
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.07%) ITIL
2 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.30%) DevOps
3 16 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 9 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (8.33%) Line Management
5 8 (7.41%) Service Management
5 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.56%) ITSM
6 6 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 6 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.63%) MVVM
7 5 (4.63%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (4.63%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.63%) TDD
8 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) SQL
2 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.67%) PHP
4 15 (13.89%) C#
5 13 (12.04%) Java
6 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.56%) Apple Swift
7 6 (5.56%) Python
8 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.56%) MCP
4 5 (4.63%) CCNA
4 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.78%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) SLA
2 6 (5.56%) QA
3 4 (3.70%) GDPR
4 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.85%) ISO 31000
5 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.93%) GCP
6 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.63%) Docker
5 3 (2.78%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) SCCM
2 9 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 8 (7.41%) Puppet
4 7 (6.48%) Terraform
5 4 (3.70%) Ansible
5 4 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.78%) Nagios
6 3 (2.78%) SCOM
7 2 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.85%) QRadar
8 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.93%) Nessus
8 1 (0.93%) Packer
8 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.93%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (34.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (10.19%) Cisco
4 9 (8.33%) Citrix
5 7 (6.48%) Symantec
6 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.70%) Juniper
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle
7 3 (2.78%) Dell
7 3 (2.78%) Google
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.78%) Sophos
7 3 (2.78%) Splunk
8 2 (1.85%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.85%) McAfee
8 2 (1.85%) Micro Focus
8 2 (1.85%) Nokia
8 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.85%) Veritas