The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Argyll and Bute region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute - 83.33% -
As % of the Vendors category - 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £39,025 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +2.66%
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 Argyll and Bute region.

Vendors Category
Argyll and Bute
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £30,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -43.39%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Argyll and Bute

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Argyll and Bute

Microsoft
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Argyll and Bute

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Argyll and Bute region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Argyll and Bute 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory