Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows 118 210 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.34% 18.09% 14.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.56% 73.17% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 110 187 183
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,400 £23,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,700 £56,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +11.67%

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 180 287 266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.41% 24.72% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 155 253 230
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.04%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,925
90th Percentile £46,700 £49,312 £56,250
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 2017. 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 0 108 £33,575 -4.07% 6
Sunderland 0 5 £23,250 -38.00% 1
Gateshead +15 2 £41,500 +79.46% 4
Jarrow - 1 £23,958 -
South Shields - 1 £31,000 -
Windows
North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT jobs citing Windows 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 Windows.

1 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
3 48 (40.68%) VMware
4 45 (38.14%) SQL
5 43 (36.44%) Windows Server
6 42 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (27.12%) Hyper-V
8 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
9 29 (24.58%) DNS
10 28 (23.73%) Linux
11 26 (22.03%) Office 365
11 26 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (21.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (21.19%) Firewall
13 24 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (19.49%) DHCP
15 22 (18.64%) MS Exchange
15 22 (18.64%) Citrix
16 21 (17.80%) ITIL
16 21 (17.80%) Degree
17 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
18 19 (16.10%) SAN
19 18 (15.25%) Presales
20 17 (14.41%) Amazon RDS
21 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
21 15 (12.71%) Cisco
22 14 (11.86%) TCP/IP
22 14 (11.86%) Web Services
22 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification

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 22 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.08%) Apache
3 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.24%) IIS
4 5 (4.24%) nginx
5 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.39%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.85%) Captiva
7 1 (0.85%) Documentum
7 1 (0.85%) Drupal
7 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.39%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.85%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.03%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (22.03%) Office 365
2 25 (21.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (5.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (4.24%) Route 53
5 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.54%) PaaS
7 2 (1.69%) G Suite
7 2 (1.69%) SaaS
8 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.58%) DNS
2 25 (21.19%) Firewall
3 23 (19.49%) DHCP
4 19 (16.10%) SAN
5 14 (11.86%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.17%) SMTP
7 10 (8.47%) DMZ
7 10 (8.47%) VLAN
8 6 (5.08%) Internet
9 5 (4.24%) SSL
10 4 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.39%) Skype
11 3 (2.54%) LAN
11 3 (2.54%) VPN
11 3 (2.54%) WAN
12 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.69%) WLAN
13 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
13 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.93%) MySQL
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.85%) GIS
8 1 (0.85%) MS Access
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.85%) Toad
3 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Automotive
2 2 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (12.71%) Analyst
3 13 (11.02%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) Administrator
5 10 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) IT Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) DBA
9 6 (5.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Production Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.86%) Web Services
2 13 (11.02%) XML
3 11 (9.32%) .NET
3 11 (9.32%) HTML
4 6 (5.08%) WAP
5 5 (4.24%) CherryPy
5 5 (4.24%) CSS
5 5 (4.24%) HTML5
5 5 (4.24%) LAMP
5 5 (4.24%) Middleware
5 5 (4.24%) Node.js
5 5 (4.24%) SOAP
6 4 (3.39%) STL
7 3 (2.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.69%) MFC
9 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.85%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.85%) QML
9 1 (0.85%) REST
9 1 (0.85%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Clustering
2 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.78%) Replication
4 7 (5.93%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.69%) Fintech
7 2 (1.69%) iPad
7 2 (1.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Windows Server
2 42 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (23.73%) Linux
5 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.63%) CentOS
6 9 (7.63%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.08%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.39%) Debian
8 4 (3.39%) Unix
9 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.69%) Android
10 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.69%) Solaris
10 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.80%) ITIL
2 18 (15.25%) Presales
3 12 (10.17%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 12 (10.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 12 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (9.32%) DevOps
5 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
6 8 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.93%) B2C
7 7 (5.93%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (5.93%) Software Architecture
8 6 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.24%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.24%) Migration
9 5 (4.24%) Open Source
9 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.24%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.14%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
3 13 (11.02%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.47%) PHP
5 8 (6.78%) Java
6 7 (5.93%) C#
6 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.08%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) Python
8 4 (3.39%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.39%) VB
9 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.69%) C
10 1 (0.85%) ABAP
10 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) VBA
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Degree
2 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.17%) MCP
4 10 (8.47%) CCNA
4 10 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.63%) MCSE
6 8 (6.78%) CCNP
7 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.54%) MCSA
9 2 (1.69%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.69%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.69%) ISEB
10 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.12%) Hyper-V
3 24 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.24%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.39%) vSphere
6 4 (3.39%) XenApp
7 2 (1.69%) Firmware
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.85%) Brightmail
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.93%) Opsview
3 6 (5.08%) vCenter Server
4 5 (4.24%) HAProxy
4 5 (4.24%) Nagios
5 4 (3.39%) Linux-HA
5 4 (3.39%) Puppet
6 3 (2.54%) SCCM
7 2 (1.69%) SCOM
8 1 (0.85%) cPanel
8 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.85%) SCSM
8 1 (0.85%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) Microsoft
2 48 (40.68%) VMware
3 22 (18.64%) Citrix
4 15 (12.71%) Cisco
5 13 (11.02%) Oracle
6 11 (9.32%) Sophos
7 10 (8.47%) HP
7 10 (8.47%) Symantec
8 9 (7.63%) Splunk
9 8 (6.78%) Dell
10 5 (4.24%) AppDynamics
10 5 (4.24%) arcserve
10 5 (4.24%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (3.39%) Intel
11 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.54%) IBM
12 3 (2.54%) Sun
13 2 (1.69%) Apple
13 2 (1.69%) Google
13 2 (1.69%) NetApp
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