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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 14 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 12.66% 8.70% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.48% 27.59% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £32,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
23 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 29.11% 31.52% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 32
Average salary £31,500 £22,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Darlington +12 1 £19,500 -62.85%
Microsoft Certification
North East

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML5
3 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) MCP
5 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 7 (58.33%) CSS3
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
5 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (58.33%) jQuery
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 6 (50.00%) Blog
6 6 (50.00%) WCF
6 6 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
6 6 (50.00%) MCSD
6 6 (50.00%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Development
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Technology
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (91.67%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blog
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
2 6 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 6 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MCP
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) MCSD
2 6 (50.00%) MCSE
2 6 (50.00%) MCTS
2 6 (50.00%) MCITP
2 6 (50.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
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