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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 2 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 27.27% 10.00% 7.52%
As % of the Vendors category 54.55% 17.39% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 9
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £49,250 £41,200
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
11 23 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.00% 57.50% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 52
Median salary £42,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Skype
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) SCCM
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (36.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) BitLocker
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL

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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Ajax
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Economics
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) BitLocker
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
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