The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 23.53% 1.32% 26.47%
As % of the Vendors category 48.48% 5.26% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Dundee region.

Vendors Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 48.53% 25.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,400 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Dundee

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dundee

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) MySQL
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) Lync
7 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) IIS
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (25.00%) Games
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.83%) OpenSolaris
8 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.83%) Veeam
8 5 (20.83%) nginx
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) PowerShell

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) Lync
3 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (25.00%) IIS
4 5 (20.83%) nginx
4 5 (20.83%) Apache
5 3 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (8.33%) CMS
7 1 (4.17%) Jetty
7 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
7 1 (4.17%) WordPress
7 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Games Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Games Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) LINQ
6 2 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) JSP
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) JMS
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Social Gaming
2 4 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) OpenSolaris
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
3 5 (20.83%) Solaris
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
1 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 3 (12.50%) User Stories
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Game Development
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Veeam
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Dell
2 5 (20.83%) NetApp
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Google
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago