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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 36 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 27.91% 10.22% 21.18%
As % of the Vendors category 46.75% 15.32% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 9
Median salary £31,500 £31,750 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.78% +2.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,950 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £53,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
77 124 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 59.69% 66.67% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 106 17
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,875 £19,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £72,500 £57,500
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 30 September 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 September 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
Darlington +5 3 £27,500 +37.50% 2
Stockton-on-Tees -1 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Billingham - 1 £22,000 - 2
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 30 (51.72%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
3 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.03%) Java
6 18 (31.03%) .NET
6 18 (31.03%) OO
7 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.31%) Project Management
7 17 (29.31%) MVC
7 17 (29.31%) jQuery
8 16 (27.59%) IIS
8 16 (27.59%) Web Services
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.86%) CSS
9 15 (25.86%) Linux
9 15 (25.86%) HTML
9 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
10 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
10 14 (24.14%) Windows
10 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
10 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
10 14 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (22.41%) Mobile Application Development
11 13 (22.41%) Twitter
11 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
11 13 (22.41%) Android
11 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
11 13 (22.41%) HTML5

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 (27.59%) IIS
2 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (10.34%) CMS
5 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.45%) nginx
8 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Bluetooth
1 12 (20.69%) Ethernet
1 12 (20.69%) RS-232
1 12 (20.69%) RS-485
2 9 (15.52%) Firewall
3 7 (12.07%) DNS
4 6 (10.34%) Internet
5 4 (6.90%) DHCP
5 4 (6.90%) HTTP
5 4 (6.90%) Skype
6 2 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.45%) SSL
6 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) VLAN
7 1 (1.72%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (8.62%) OLAP
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (6.90%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (6.90%) PowerPivot
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) C Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) jQuery
3 16 (27.59%) Web Services
4 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
4 15 (25.86%) CSS
4 15 (25.86%) HTML
5 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
5 14 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (22.41%) AngularJS
6 13 (22.41%) HTML5
6 13 (22.41%) Node.js
7 12 (20.69%) Qt
8 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.90%) MDX
9 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.45%) RESTful
10 2 (3.45%) SOAP
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 13 (22.41%) NHS
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.90%) Data Extraction
5 4 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (6.90%) User Experience
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.72%) iPad
8 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Windows
3 13 (22.41%) Android
3 13 (22.41%) Apple iOS
3 13 (22.41%) Unix
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) OO
3 17 (29.31%) MVC
3 17 (29.31%) Project Management
4 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
5 13 (22.41%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (22.41%) OOP
6 12 (20.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 12 (20.69%) UML
7 10 (17.24%) Web Development
8 9 (15.52%) Information Security
9 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.34%) ETL
10 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 6 (10.34%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (8.62%) Change Control
11 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
11 5 (8.62%) ITIL
11 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) Java
4 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.69%) C
5 12 (20.69%) C++
5 12 (20.69%) Embedded C
5 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
5 12 (20.69%) Objective-C
5 12 (20.69%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) CEH
2 5 (8.62%) CISA
2 5 (8.62%) CISM
2 5 (8.62%) CISSP
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.62%) SANS
2 5 (8.62%) SSCP
3 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.17%) MCITP
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.72%) APMP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO27002
1 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Firmware
2 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Twitter
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.62%) Forcepoint
3 5 (8.62%) Intel Security
3 5 (8.62%) Qualys
3 5 (8.62%) Tripwire
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) Splunk
6 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.72%) SAP
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