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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Durham / Darlington
Rank 6 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 23.68% 33.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 54.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
15 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 39.47% 61.11% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

The demand trend of job ads across the Darlington region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Darlington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Darlington region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Darlington

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Darlington region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) ETL
5 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) ITSM
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (28.57%) MCSA
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) PBX
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Supervisor
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITSM
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSA
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Mitel