Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
North East > Durham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 35 41
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 8 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.40% 3.24% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.08% 13.11% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,459
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +39.53% -3.31%
10th Percentile £19,000 £28,650 £25,225
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,750 £32,667
North East median annual salary £41,250 £34,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% +15.00% -25.00%

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 99 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 29.73% 24.70% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 87 51 45
Durham median annual salary £36,391 £37,500 £30,459
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.96% +23.12% -18.78%
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,000 £23,200
90th Percentile £58,000 £58,750 £42,550
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,408
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.99% -8.25%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -1 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -2 3 £20,000 -52.94%
Microsoft Certification
North East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) IaaS
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) MCTS
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) MPLS
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) NuGet
1 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
2 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) DocuSign