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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
North East / Durham
Rank 4 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 27.52% 22.46% 11.82%
As % of the Vendors category 56.60% 37.35% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 5
Median salary £38,500 £30,459 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.40% +8.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £30,275 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £36,018 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
53 83 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 48.62% 60.14% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 15
Median salary £38,500 £33,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £32,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -3 9 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Stockton-on-Tees +6 5 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Consett - 5 - -
Billingham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 27 (41.54%) C#
2 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
4 17 (26.15%) OO
5 16 (24.62%) Java
5 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
6 15 (23.08%) Unix
6 15 (23.08%) Linux
6 15 (23.08%) Android
6 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 15 (23.08%) Apple iOS
7 14 (21.54%) Skype for Business
7 14 (21.54%) Embedded Software Development
7 14 (21.54%) Qt
7 14 (21.54%) Skype
7 14 (21.54%) RS-232
7 14 (21.54%) RS-485
7 14 (21.54%) UML
7 14 (21.54%) Bluetooth
7 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
7 14 (21.54%) C++
7 14 (21.54%) C
7 14 (21.54%) Embedded C
7 14 (21.54%) Embedded C++
7 14 (21.54%) Citrix
7 14 (21.54%) Firmware
7 14 (21.54%) Subversion
7 14 (21.54%) Objective-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 19 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.54%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.69%) PaaS
3 4 (6.15%) Yammer
4 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Bluetooth
1 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
1 14 (21.54%) RS-232
1 14 (21.54%) RS-485
1 14 (21.54%) Skype
2 10 (15.38%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) HTTP
3 6 (9.23%) VPN
4 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) PBX
4 4 (6.15%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.54%) DNS
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
6 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (7.69%) DocumentDB
3 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) MS Access
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.54%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.08%) Advertising
1 2 (3.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) C Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Software Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Consultant
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) Qt
2 12 (18.46%) .NET
3 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.92%) jQuery
4 9 (13.85%) CSS
5 8 (12.31%) HTML
6 5 (7.69%) CSS3
7 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.15%) Web Services
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.08%) HTML5
9 2 (3.08%) Node.js
9 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.54%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.54%) LESS
10 1 (1.54%) RequireJS
10 1 (1.54%) REST
10 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.08%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Android
1 15 (23.08%) Apple iOS
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
1 15 (23.08%) Unix
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) OO
2 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
3 14 (21.54%) Embedded Software Development
3 14 (21.54%) UML
4 11 (16.92%) MVC
5 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) Information Security
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 7 (10.77%) Service Management
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (9.23%) ETL
9 5 (7.69%) Change Control
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.69%) ITSM
9 5 (7.69%) Security Operations
10 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) C#
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 14 (21.54%) C
3 14 (21.54%) C++
3 14 (21.54%) Embedded C
3 14 (21.54%) Embedded C++
3 14 (21.54%) Objective-C
4 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 2 (3.08%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) VB6
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) CISA
1 8 (12.31%) CISM
1 8 (12.31%) CISSP
1 8 (12.31%) SSCP
2 5 (7.69%) CEH
2 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) SANS
3 4 (6.15%) MCSA
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) Firmware
3 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) SCCM
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Citrix
2 8 (12.31%) ArcSight
2 8 (12.31%) Cisco
2 8 (12.31%) Forcepoint
2 8 (12.31%) Intel Security
2 8 (12.31%) Qualys
2 8 (12.31%) Tripwire
2 8 (12.31%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Mitel
4 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 2 (3.08%) Splunk
5 2 (3.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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