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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 26.15% 13.66% 28.40%
As % of the Vendors category 43.59% 19.08% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 16
Median salary £30,764 £48,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.89% +57.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,150 £17,375
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £60,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +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
78 131 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 60.00% 71.58% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 112 25
Median salary £38,500 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,250
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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +1 4 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Darlington 0 2 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Billingham - 1 £22,000 - 1
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (48.08%) C#
3 24 (46.15%) SQL
4 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
5 17 (32.69%) .NET
5 17 (32.69%) Project Management
5 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (30.77%) MVC
6 16 (30.77%) IIS
6 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 16 (30.77%) Web Services
6 16 (30.77%) jQuery
7 15 (28.85%) CSS
7 15 (28.85%) HTML
8 14 (26.92%) Java
8 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
8 14 (26.92%) OO
8 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
8 14 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (25.00%) Twitter
9 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 13 (25.00%) Node.js
9 13 (25.00%) HTML5
9 13 (25.00%) OOP
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 13 (25.00%) NHS

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 (30.77%) IIS
2 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (11.54%) CMS
5 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (44.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Bluetooth
1 8 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 8 (15.38%) RS-232
1 8 (15.38%) RS-485
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 6 (11.54%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (5.77%) HTTP
5 3 (5.77%) Skype
6 2 (3.85%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (9.62%) OLAP
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (7.69%) PowerPivot
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Subversion
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (15.38%) C Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Business Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) jQuery
2 16 (30.77%) Web Services
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
3 15 (28.85%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
4 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
4 14 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.00%) HTML5
5 13 (25.00%) Node.js
6 8 (15.38%) Qt
7 4 (7.69%) MDX
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.85%) RESTful
9 2 (3.85%) SOAP
10 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 13 (25.00%) NHS
3 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 4 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Android
3 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
4 8 (15.38%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.69%) Project Management
2 16 (30.77%) MVC
3 14 (26.92%) OO
4 13 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (25.00%) OOP
5 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (17.31%) Web Development
7 8 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) Information Security
7 8 (15.38%) UML
8 6 (11.54%) ETL
8 6 (11.54%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.69%) Change Control
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
10 4 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) C#
2 24 (46.15%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 8 (15.38%) C
6 8 (15.38%) C++
6 8 (15.38%) Embedded C
6 8 (15.38%) Embedded C++
6 8 (15.38%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) CEH
2 4 (7.69%) CISA
2 4 (7.69%) CISM
2 4 (7.69%) CISSP
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) SANS
2 4 (7.69%) SSCP
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCITP
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO27002
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 8 (15.38%) Firmware
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Twitter
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (7.69%) Forcepoint
5 4 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 4 (7.69%) Qualys
5 4 (7.69%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.92%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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