Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 42 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.58% 0.75% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 2.44% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 2
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,229
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +11.19% -41.54%
10th Percentile £22,300 £31,250 £26,675
90th Percentile £47,425 £33,750 £32,351
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,479
% change year-on-year +7.14% +11.18% -10.06%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Durham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 64 82 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 22.94% 30.71% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 67 51
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +49.09% -26.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,250 £73,750
North East median annual salary £42,000 £37,000 £35,600
% change year-on-year +13.51% +3.93% +1.71%

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Durham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Durham

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Durham over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Durham

Microsoft Certification
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 Certification within the Durham region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +8 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £20,000 - 5
Microsoft Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) MCTS
4 3 (30.00%) MCITP
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) OCP
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) iPaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (10.00%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) OCP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSD
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CITP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Infor
4 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) DocuSign
5 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards