The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
North East / Durham
Rank 14 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 15.32% 14.66% 12.38%
As % of the Vendors category 34.69% 29.31% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 5
Median salary £32,500 £30,459 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% -3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,759 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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

Vendors Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 44.14% 50.00% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 16
Median salary £36,250 £32,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.68% -12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £40,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Durham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Durham

Microsoft
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -12 5 £31,250 +4.16% 3
Stockton-on-Tees +2 3 - - 1
Billingham - 3 £30,000 -
Consett - 2 - -
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Durham region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
6 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 13 (21.67%) MVC
7 13 (21.67%) Windows
7 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
7 13 (21.67%) jQuery
7 13 (21.67%) Skype for Business
7 13 (21.67%) Skype
8 12 (20.00%) Citrix
9 11 (18.33%) CSS
9 11 (18.33%) OO
9 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
10 10 (16.67%) Android
10 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 10 (16.67%) Linux
10 10 (16.67%) Unix
10 10 (16.67%) HTML
10 10 (16.67%) Java
10 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (15.00%) Subversion
11 9 (15.00%) Objective-C
11 9 (15.00%) VMware
11 9 (15.00%) C++

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 18 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.00%) WordPress
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) PaaS
3 4 (6.67%) Yammer
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.67%) Office 365
5 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) Skype
2 9 (15.00%) Bluetooth
2 9 (15.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (15.00%) RS-232
2 9 (15.00%) RS-485
3 8 (13.33%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) VPN
5 5 (8.33%) HTTP
5 5 (8.33%) LAN
6 4 (6.67%) PBX
6 4 (6.67%) WAN
7 3 (5.00%) DHCP
8 2 (3.33%) DNS
8 2 (3.33%) SAN
8 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.67%) VLAN
9 1 (1.67%) Wireless
9 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.33%) DocumentDB
3 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.33%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.33%) MS Access
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Advertising
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
2 13 (21.67%) jQuery
3 11 (18.33%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) HTML
5 9 (15.00%) Qt
6 8 (13.33%) CSS3
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.00%) HTML5
9 3 (5.00%) Node.js
9 3 (5.00%) Sass
9 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.33%) Web Services
11 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.67%) LESS
11 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Android
2 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Unix
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (21.67%) MVC
3 11 (18.33%) OO
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (15.00%) UML
6 7 (11.67%) ITIL
7 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) ETL
8 5 (8.33%) Information Security
8 5 (8.33%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) Service Management
9 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) Java
4 9 (15.00%) C
4 9 (15.00%) C++
4 9 (15.00%) Embedded C
4 9 (15.00%) Embedded C++
4 9 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 7 (11.67%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.33%) VB
7 2 (3.33%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) CISA
1 5 (8.33%) CISM
1 5 (8.33%) CISSP
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
1 5 (8.33%) SSCP
2 4 (6.67%) MCSA
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) CEH
3 2 (3.33%) ISEB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.33%) SANS
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) Firmware
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Citrix
2 9 (15.00%) VMware
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
4 5 (8.33%) Forcepoint
4 5 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 5 (8.33%) Qualys
4 5 (8.33%) Tripwire
5 4 (6.67%) Mitel
6 3 (5.00%) EMC
6 3 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Cognos
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) Lotus
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.67%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) Splunk
7 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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