The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.69% 16.67% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 31.58% 46.67% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 21
Median salary £39,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £28,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Microsoft
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 15 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 65.52% 35.71% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 76
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Xamarin
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Skype
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) NETGEAR
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) Ajax
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Economics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
1 3 (23.08%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CCENT
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Xamarin
2 2 (15.38%) 3Com
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Draytek
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) NETGEAR
2 2 (15.38%) ZyXEL
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