The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 81 142 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.37% 28.63% 19.75%
As % of the Vendors category 36.99% 65.14% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 79 133 94
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 219 218 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 49.66% 43.95% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 199 198 200
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,729 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 60 £31,250 -16.66% 20
Sunderland +6 9 £35,000 +13.82% 3
Prudhoe - 5 £40,000 -
South Shields +4 3 £22,500 +30.05%
Gateshead +12 1 £35,000 -20.45% 7
Jarrow +1 1 £20,910 +26.72%
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 84 (44.21%) Windows
2 76 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 66 (34.74%) SQL
4 58 (30.53%) SQL Server
5 55 (28.95%) MS Office
6 54 (28.42%) MS Excel
7 45 (23.68%) DNS
7 45 (23.68%) ITIL
7 45 (23.68%) VMware
8 42 (22.11%) .NET
9 40 (21.05%) DHCP
9 40 (21.05%) Office 365
10 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (17.37%) Citrix
11 33 (17.37%) Cisco
11 33 (17.37%) MS Exchange
12 30 (15.79%) Windows Server
13 29 (15.26%) C#
14 27 (14.21%) Web Services
14 27 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 24 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
16 24 (12.63%) Firewall
17 22 (11.58%) ASP.NET
18 21 (11.05%) Windows XP
18 21 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (11.05%) Hyper-V
19 20 (10.53%) MVC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 33 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (6.84%) Skype for Business
4 8 (4.21%) IIS
5 7 (3.68%) Apache
5 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 55 (28.95%) MS Office
2 54 (28.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.05%) SPSS
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (2.63%) Visualfiles
4 4 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.05%) Maximo
5 2 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 40 (21.05%) Office 365
2 24 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.16%) Amazon S3
4 6 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (3.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.63%) PaaS
5 5 (2.63%) Route 53
6 3 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.58%) SaaS
7 2 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.68%) DNS
2 40 (21.05%) DHCP
3 24 (12.63%) Firewall
4 14 (7.37%) TCP/IP
5 12 (6.32%) SAN
5 12 (6.32%) Skype
5 12 (6.32%) VLAN
6 10 (5.26%) DMZ
6 10 (5.26%) SMTP
7 9 (4.74%) WAN
8 8 (4.21%) Intranet
9 7 (3.68%) LAN
10 5 (2.63%) VPN
11 2 (1.05%) Internet
11 2 (1.05%) VoIP
11 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.53%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (3.68%) MySQL
6 7 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (3.68%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.58%) MS Access
9 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.58%) Subversion
3 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) JMeter
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (6.32%) Advertising
2 8 (4.21%) Finance
3 5 (2.63%) Back Office
3 5 (2.63%) Law
3 5 (2.63%) Legal
3 5 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.11%) Military
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.53%) French Language
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (23.16%) Analyst
2 31 (16.32%) Developer
2 31 (16.32%) Support Engineer
3 23 (12.11%) Support Analyst
4 16 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (8.42%) Software Developer
5 14 (7.37%) Consultant
5 14 (7.37%) Technical Support
6 13 (6.84%) .NET Developer
6 13 (6.84%) Applications Support
6 13 (6.84%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (6.32%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) Technical Support Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.26%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.74%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.11%) .NET
2 27 (14.21%) Web Services
3 22 (11.58%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (7.89%) jQuery
6 12 (6.32%) HTML
7 10 (5.26%) CSS
8 8 (4.21%) Classic ASP
8 8 (4.21%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (4.21%) XML
9 7 (3.68%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.16%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.16%) LAMP
10 6 (3.16%) WAP
10 6 (3.16%) WCF
11 4 (2.11%) ODBC
12 3 (1.58%) HTML5
13 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (7.89%) Clustering
2 11 (5.79%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.68%) Blackberry
3 7 (3.68%) Replication
4 5 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.58%) iPhone
7 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.05%) PKI
7 2 (1.05%) Tandem
7 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) AS400
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) PACS
8 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (44.21%) Windows
2 30 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.05%) Windows XP
6 16 (8.42%) Linux
7 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (7.37%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.16%) Android
10 5 (2.63%) CentOS
10 5 (2.63%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.63%) Unix
10 5 (2.63%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.58%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.58%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.05%) AIX
12 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.68%) ITIL
2 20 (10.53%) MVC
3 17 (8.95%) Presales
4 16 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.37%) Problem Management
6 12 (6.32%) Analytics
6 12 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (6.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 11 (5.79%) CRM
7 11 (5.79%) Incident Management
8 10 (5.26%) Data Integration
8 10 (5.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 9 (4.74%) Data Modelling
9 9 (4.74%) ERP
9 9 (4.74%) OO
9 9 (4.74%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.21%) Data Management
10 8 (4.21%) DevOps
10 8 (4.21%) Document Management
10 8 (4.21%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (34.74%) SQL
2 29 (15.26%) C#
3 19 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 8 (4.21%) Java
6 7 (3.68%) PHP
6 7 (3.68%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.16%) VBA
8 5 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.58%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) C
10 1 (0.53%) F#
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (10.00%) Degree
4 12 (6.32%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.26%) MCSE
6 5 (2.63%) MCSA
6 5 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.58%) CCNA
7 3 (1.58%) MCDST
7 3 (1.58%) MCITP
7 3 (1.58%) MOS
8 2 (1.05%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.05%) CEH
8 2 (1.05%) CISA
8 2 (1.05%) CISM
8 2 (1.05%) CISSP
8 2 (1.05%) MCP
8 2 (1.05%) SANS
8 2 (1.05%) SSCP
8 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.58%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.53%) DICOM
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
System Software
1 76 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.16%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.05%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.32%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.74%) SCCM
3 5 (2.63%) SCOM
4 4 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.53%) cPanel
5 1 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.53%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 45 (23.68%) VMware
2 33 (17.37%) Cisco
2 33 (17.37%) Citrix
3 19 (10.00%) Oracle
4 13 (6.84%) Sophos
5 12 (6.32%) Symantec
6 10 (5.26%) HP
7 8 (4.21%) Dell
8 7 (3.68%) Hyperion
8 7 (3.68%) Informatica
9 5 (2.63%) arcserve
9 5 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (2.63%) LexisNexis
10 4 (2.11%) Apple
10 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.58%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (1.58%) MobileIron
11 3 (1.58%) Tableau
12 2 (1.05%) ArcSight
12 2 (1.05%) Xamarin
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