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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 6 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 16.00% 23.19% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 48.48% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Dundee region.

Vendors Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 44.00% 47.83% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 18
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,642 £29,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,995 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Dundee

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) MS Project
4 5 (33.33%) Games
5 4 (26.67%) LDAP
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) Social Gaming
5 4 (26.67%) Game Development
6 3 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) Solaris
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Sophos
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) QA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Trac
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Games Designer
1 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Games Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
1 4 (26.67%) Social Gaming
2 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Game Development
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (13.33%) Release Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) RHCE
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Sophos
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Acronis
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) Opsware
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience plus bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Dundee
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago