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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 12.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £21,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -1.33%
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
37 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 35.58% 23.13% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 10
Average salary £36,250 £41,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.65% +90.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCPD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Mammoet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago