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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 29 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 23.02% 17.71% 24.10%
As % of the Vendors category 34.52% 27.64% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 19
Median salary £30,764 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.47% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £38,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £60,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Microsoft
North East

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
84 123 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 66.67% 64.06% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 77 103 34
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,700 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,217 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockton-on-Tees +2 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Darlington +9 3 £30,000 -21.05%
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 20 (43.48%) C#
3 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 18 (39.13%) Project Management
5 17 (36.96%) .NET
5 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (34.78%) MVC
6 16 (34.78%) IIS
6 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 16 (34.78%) Web Services
6 16 (34.78%) jQuery
7 15 (32.61%) CSS
7 15 (32.61%) SharePoint
7 15 (32.61%) Windows
7 15 (32.61%) HTML
8 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
8 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
8 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (30.43%) Mobile App
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
9 13 (28.26%) Node.js
9 13 (28.26%) Twitter
9 13 (28.26%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) OOP
9 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
9 13 (28.26%) NHS
10 12 (26.09%) Finance

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 16 (34.78%) IIS
2 15 (32.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (13.04%) CMS
5 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) Bluetooth
4 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.52%) RS-232
4 3 (6.52%) RS-485
5 2 (4.35%) HTTP
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) SSL
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.87%) OLAP
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (8.70%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (8.70%) PowerPivot
6 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
3 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 7 (15.22%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Business Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 4 (8.70%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) jQuery
2 16 (34.78%) Web Services
3 15 (32.61%) CSS
3 15 (32.61%) HTML
4 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 14 (30.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
5 13 (28.26%) Node.js
6 4 (8.70%) MDX
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.52%) Qt
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 13 (28.26%) NHS
3 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Data Extraction
4 4 (8.70%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (8.70%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.17%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.04%) Unix
5 4 (8.70%) Android
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Project Management
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) MVC
4 13 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (28.26%) OOP
5 9 (19.57%) OO
5 9 (19.57%) Web Development
6 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Information Security
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
9 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.70%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
5 9 (19.57%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.52%) C
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) MCITP
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) CEH
4 1 (2.17%) CISA
4 1 (2.17%) CISM
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
4 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO27002
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Twitter
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.17%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.17%) Qualys
6 1 (2.17%) Sage
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Tripwire
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