The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 18 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 6.10% 5.38% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.74% 20.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -41.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Qualifications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 28.05% 26.88% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 34
Average salary £31,750 £22,500 £36,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.11% -38.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Microsoft Certification
North East

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification within the Durham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +1 4 £32,500 +44.44%
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago