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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 12 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.00% 8.33% 22.92%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 25.00% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £29,500 £22,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.09% -31.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
7 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.50% 33.33% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 16
Average salary £27,750 £28,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.47% -7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Lync
3 6 (40.00%) MySQL
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) Apache
4 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) NetApp
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (33.33%) Games
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Veeam
4 5 (33.33%) nginx

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (46.67%) Lync
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) nginx
4 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) CMS
5 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Games Designer
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Games Designer
1 3 (20.00%) Designer
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) Social Gaming
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Games
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) OpenSolaris
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Game Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Dell
1 5 (33.33%) NetApp
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Veeam
2 3 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Google
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