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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 12 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 18 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.33% 20.95% 22.31%
As % of the Vendors category 20.45% 39.74% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 17
Median salary £32,356 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.28% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £37,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £60,000 £36,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
88 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 65.19% 52.70% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 48
Median salary £41,225 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £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 30 May 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 May 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 -4 4 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Darlington +6 3 £29,500 -23.87%
Microsoft
North East

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
3 12 (33.33%) Finance
4 11 (30.56%) Project Management
5 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.78%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) IIS
7 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
7 8 (22.22%) VMware
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (22.22%) Web Development
8 7 (19.44%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (19.44%) DNS
8 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) Web Services
8 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 6 (16.67%) Mobile App

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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) Node.js
4 4 (11.11%) CMS
5 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (13.89%) OLAP
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (11.11%) PowerPivot
7 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.78%) DTS
8 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Business Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Designer
6 4 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Data Integration Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Information Officer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Developer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) jQuery
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 6 (16.67%) CSS
3 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) MDX
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.78%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) WinForms
7 1 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 6 (16.67%) NHS
2 4 (11.11%) Data Extraction
2 4 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Web Development
3 6 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
4 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (13.89%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
5 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 4 (11.11%) UX Design
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
6 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Twitter
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.78%) Northgate
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago