Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows 125 115 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.25% 14.92% 18.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.31% 64.25% 73.61%
Number of salaries quoted 115 109 188
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,625 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £47,150
North East median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% - +7.69%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 226 179 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.73% 23.22% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 197 156 254
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £33,575 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.69% -4.07% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £46,500 £49,219
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Tyne and Wear

Windows
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Windows in Tyne and Wear

Windows
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows in Tyne and Wear

Windows
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 Windows within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 111 £32,500 -1.52% 27
Sunderland -1 11 £21,625 -6.99% 3
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
North Shields - 1 £30,000 - 1
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows.

1 50 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
3 45 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (34.40%) Active Directory
5 32 (25.60%) VMware
6 31 (24.80%) SQL
6 31 (24.80%) ITIL
6 31 (24.80%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (23.20%) Linux
8 28 (22.40%) Office 365
9 25 (20.00%) DevOps
10 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
12 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (16.00%) Windows 7
12 20 (16.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (15.20%) PHP
13 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (14.40%) Hyper-V
15 16 (12.80%) Firewall
15 16 (12.80%) HTML
15 16 (12.80%) DNS
15 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
16 15 (12.00%) SSL
16 15 (12.00%) C#
16 15 (12.00%) .NET
16 15 (12.00%) Web Services
16 15 (12.00%) PowerShell
16 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Co-occurring 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 7 (5.60%) IIS
1 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.80%) nginx
3 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.80%) Apache
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (24.80%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (22.40%) Office 365
4 6 (4.80%) SaaS
5 5 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.20%) PaaS
6 4 (3.20%) Trello
7 2 (1.60%) G Suite
7 2 (1.60%) IaaS
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.80%) NuGet
8 1 (0.80%) Route 53
8 1 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) DNS
1 16 (12.80%) Firewall
2 15 (12.00%) SSL
3 12 (9.60%) LAN
3 12 (9.60%) WAN
4 11 (8.80%) SAN
5 10 (8.00%) SMS
6 9 (7.20%) DHCP
7 8 (6.40%) Skype
8 5 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.20%) VPN
10 3 (2.40%) NAS
10 3 (2.40%) SMTP
11 2 (1.60%) Internet
11 2 (1.60%) VoIP
11 2 (1.60%) WLAN
12 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.40%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (4.80%) MySQL
6 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.60%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.80%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.60%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.60%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (4.80%) CocoaPods
5 4 (3.20%) Moq
5 4 (3.20%) NSubstitute
5 4 (3.20%) NUnit
5 4 (3.20%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.40%) Ant
6 3 (2.40%) Maven
6 3 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.60%) Toad
8 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 9 (7.20%) Marketing
2 8 (6.40%) Advertising
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 7 (5.60%) Back Office
4 5 (4.00%) Automotive
5 3 (2.40%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Law
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (17.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.60%) Analyst
3 12 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.60%) IT Manager
4 10 (8.00%) Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Service Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) IT Operations Manager
6 7 (5.60%) Junior
6 7 (5.60%) Operations Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) Technical Support
8 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.00%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.80%) HTML
2 15 (12.00%) .NET
2 15 (12.00%) Web Services
3 13 (10.40%) CSS
3 13 (10.40%) HTML5
4 12 (9.60%) Node.js
5 10 (8.00%) CherryPy
6 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.80%) JSON
7 5 (4.00%) WCF
8 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.20%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.20%) LINQ
8 4 (3.20%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (3.20%) REST
8 4 (3.20%) SOAP
8 4 (3.20%) Task Parallel Library
8 4 (3.20%) WPF
8 4 (3.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.20%) User Experience
2 6 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.20%) Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.40%) Replication
5 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.60%) Online Games
5 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Blog
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.80%) Social Gaming
6 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 29 (23.20%) Linux
3 20 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.40%) Windows 10
6 9 (7.20%) Unix
7 7 (5.60%) Android
7 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.80%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.60%) CentOS
10 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.80%) Debian
11 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) ITIL
2 25 (20.00%) DevOps
3 24 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (7.20%) Business Transformation
6 9 (7.20%) Line Management
7 8 (6.40%) Service Management
7 8 (6.40%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.60%) ERP
9 6 (4.80%) ITSM
9 6 (4.80%) Mobile Development
9 6 (4.80%) Performance Management
10 5 (4.00%) Capacity Management
10 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.00%) MVVM
10 5 (4.00%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (4.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.80%) SQL
2 20 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (15.20%) PHP
4 15 (12.00%) C#
4 15 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (10.40%) Java
6 6 (4.80%) Apple Swift
6 6 (4.80%) Python
7 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.60%) C++
9 1 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (4.80%) MCP
5 5 (4.00%) CCNA
5 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.20%) MCSA
7 3 (2.40%) MCSE
8 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) QA
3 5 (4.00%) GDPR
4 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.60%) ISO 31000
5 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.80%) GCP
6 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (34.40%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.40%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.00%) Docker
5 4 (3.20%) vSphere
6 3 (2.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.00%) HAProxy
1 10 (8.00%) SCCM
2 9 (7.20%) Puppet
3 7 (5.60%) Terraform
4 5 (4.00%) Ansible
4 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.20%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.40%) Nagios
6 3 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.40%) SCOM
7 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.60%) QRadar
8 1 (0.80%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.80%) Nessus
8 1 (0.80%) Packer
8 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.80%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.60%) VMware
3 12 (9.60%) Cisco
4 10 (8.00%) Symantec
5 9 (7.20%) Citrix
6 8 (6.40%) Oracle
7 5 (4.00%) SAP
8 4 (3.20%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.20%) Juniper
8 4 (3.20%) Sun
8 4 (3.20%) Workday
9 3 (2.40%) Dell
9 3 (2.40%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.40%) Google
9 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.40%) Sophos
9 3 (2.40%) Splunk
10 2 (1.60%) Nokia