The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 38 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.94% 7.14% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.76% 24.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Microsoft Certification
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 19.90% 29.76% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 21
Average salary £50,000 £31,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.48% +41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Durham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Durham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Durham

Microsoft Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft