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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.08% 20.79% 23.15%
As % of the Vendors category 19.80% 35.92% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 20
Median salary £30,764 £50,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.47% +62.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,000 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £60,000 £36,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
101 103 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 71.13% 57.87% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 88 48
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £55,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 6 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Darlington +9 3 £30,000 -21.05%
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 11 (32.35%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 10 (29.41%) .NET
7 9 (26.47%) C#
7 9 (26.47%) Project Management
7 9 (26.47%) DNS
7 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
8 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (23.53%) IIS
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.59%) HTML
9 7 (20.59%) MVC
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (20.59%) jQuery
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.71%) OLAP
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (11.76%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (11.76%) PowerPivot
6 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Business Developer
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Designer
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Data Integration Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Information Officer
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Developer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX Specialist
9 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV Specialist
9 1 (2.94%) ERP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) jQuery
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) MDX
5 4 (11.76%) Node.js
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
7 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Data Extraction
2 4 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (11.76%) NHS
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 6 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) ETL
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) Critical Success Factor
6 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) UX Design
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) ISO27002
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) VMware
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Twitter
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.94%) Sage
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26302.00 - £35225.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday