Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Darlington with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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.

Microsoft
Durham > Darlington
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Darlington 26.83% 20.00% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 61.11% 56.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 5
Darlington median annual salary £27,500 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,125 £15,900
90th Percentile £52,250 £47,500 £35,500
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,459
% change year-on-year -7.14% +14.91% +3.25%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Darlington.

All Vendors
Darlington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 36 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Darlington 43.90% 35.71% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 29
Darlington median annual salary £31,825 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.07% -12.50% -0.62%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £63,000 £53,500
Durham median annual salary £35,690 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.30% -3.75% +29.03%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Darlington

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Darlington.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Darlington

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Darlington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Darlington.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Darlington

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Darlington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Darlington over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Darlington

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Darlington region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) CRM
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (18.18%) Kofax
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 4 (18.18%) ABBYY
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) G Suite
8 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
8 3 (13.64%) Capita
8 3 (13.64%) Google
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) SCCM

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Darlington 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) G Suite
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (9.09%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 2 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) OLAP
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Trainee
4 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (31.82%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Process Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) People Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCENT
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) ABBYY
1 4 (18.18%) Kofax
2 3 (13.64%) Capita
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) HP