The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 4.35% 33.33% 29.73%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 59.46% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Durham

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Darlington region.

Vendors Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 17.39% 56.06% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 15
Average salary £43,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Darlington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Darlington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Darlington region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Darlington

Microsoft
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) X++
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago