The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 174 169 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.61% 11.97% 13.14%
As % of the Vendors category 35.88% 32.44% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 126 134
Median salary £41,461 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.44% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
485 521 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.72% 36.90% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 245 336 394
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 142 (44.65%) MS Excel
2 104 (32.70%) Finance
3 102 (32.08%) SQL Server
4 95 (29.87%) Windows
5 83 (26.10%) .NET
6 80 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (23.90%) Degree
8 75 (23.58%) C#
9 66 (20.75%) SQL
10 59 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (16.98%) MS Office
12 50 (15.72%) ASP.NET
13 49 (15.41%) Active Directory
13 49 (15.41%) Scrum
13 49 (15.41%) Asset Management
14 46 (14.47%) Windows Server
15 45 (14.15%) Mentoring
15 45 (14.15%) ITIL
16 44 (13.84%) VMware
17 43 (13.52%) Oracle
18 40 (12.58%) Management Information System
18 40 (12.58%) Business Analysis
18 40 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 39 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
19 39 (12.26%) Computer Science
20 38 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 37 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 37 (11.64%) SharePoint
22 34 (10.69%) CRM
22 34 (10.69%) Markit EDM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 37 (11.64%) SharePoint
2 27 (8.49%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.09%) CMS
4 10 (3.14%) IIS
5 9 (2.83%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.83%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.20%) SAS
8 6 (1.89%) Apache
8 6 (1.89%) JBoss
9 4 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.31%) nginx
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 142 (44.65%) MS Excel
2 54 (16.98%) MS Office
3 20 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.57%) Stata
6 4 (1.26%) MS Project
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (10.69%) Markit EDM
2 11 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.94%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.66%) SaaS
3 16 (5.03%) Office 365
4 6 (1.89%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.26%) IaaS
6 3 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.35%) Firewall
2 16 (5.03%) SAN
3 14 (4.40%) DHCP
3 14 (4.40%) DNS
4 6 (1.89%) WAN
5 5 (1.57%) HTTP
5 5 (1.57%) Internet
5 5 (1.57%) LAN
6 4 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.26%) VPN
7 3 (0.94%) NAS
7 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.94%) VoIP
8 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.31%) FirePass
8 1 (0.31%) LDAP
8 1 (0.31%) MPLS
8 1 (0.31%) RFID
8 1 (0.31%) SSL
8 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (8.49%) Data Mining
3 27 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.14%) Big Data
5 10 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.83%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.83%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.26%) MS Access
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.63%) Power BI
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.20%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.20%) HP UFT
3 7 (2.20%) Selenium
3 7 (2.20%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.94%) FitNesse
6 3 (0.94%) MSI
6 3 (0.94%) Subversion
7 2 (0.63%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.63%) JUnit
7 2 (0.63%) Maven
7 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.31%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.31%) RubyMine
General
1 104 (32.70%) Finance
2 31 (9.75%) Banking
3 23 (7.23%) Marketing
4 17 (5.35%) Games
5 10 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.83%) Legal
7 8 (2.52%) Back Office
7 8 (2.52%) Retail
8 7 (2.20%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Law
11 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (19.18%) Analyst
2 51 (16.04%) Developer
3 37 (11.64%) Consultant
4 28 (8.81%) Architect
5 27 (8.49%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.29%) C# Developer
6 20 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (5.35%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.03%) Applications Support
9 14 (4.40%) Software Developer
9 14 (4.40%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.77%) Administrator
10 12 (3.77%) Development Manager
11 11 (3.46%) IT Engineer
12 10 (3.14%) Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (3.14%) Principal Consultant
12 10 (3.14%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (2.52%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.10%) .NET
2 50 (15.72%) ASP.NET
3 26 (8.18%) HTML
4 20 (6.29%) CSS
5 16 (5.03%) AngularJS
6 14 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (4.09%) HTML5
8 11 (3.46%) .NET Framework
8 11 (3.46%) Java EE
8 11 (3.46%) React
9 9 (2.83%) Web Services
10 7 (2.20%) Backbone.js
10 7 (2.20%) jQuery
10 7 (2.20%) REST
10 7 (2.20%) SOAP
10 7 (2.20%) WCF
10 7 (2.20%) XML
11 6 (1.89%) Ember.js
11 6 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (12.58%) Management Information System
3 39 (12.26%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.40%) Informatics
4 14 (4.40%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.09%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.52%) EPoS
7 8 (2.52%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.20%) Statistics
9 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.89%) Physics
9 6 (1.89%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.57%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (1.57%) User Experience
11 4 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.26%) Clustering
11 4 (1.26%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.26%) Health Informatics
11 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.87%) Windows
2 46 (14.47%) Windows Server
3 28 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (7.55%) Linux
4 24 (7.55%) Windows 7
5 23 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.52%) Unix
8 7 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.89%) Android
10 4 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (15.41%) Asset Management
2 49 (15.41%) Scrum
3 45 (14.15%) ITIL
3 45 (14.15%) Mentoring
4 40 (12.58%) Business Analysis
5 37 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (10.69%) CRM
7 29 (9.12%) Data Analysis
8 26 (8.18%) MVC
9 23 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (6.92%) Analytics
10 22 (6.92%) Change Management
11 19 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (5.66%) Project Management
12 18 (5.66%) SDLC
13 17 (5.35%) DevOps
13 17 (5.35%) SOA
14 16 (5.03%) Open Source
15 15 (4.72%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 75 (23.58%) C#
2 66 (20.75%) SQL
3 30 (9.43%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.66%) Java
5 14 (4.40%) PowerShell
5 14 (4.40%) VBA
6 11 (3.46%) C++
7 10 (3.14%) R
8 9 (2.83%) Python
8 9 (2.83%) Scala
8 9 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.52%) Perl
10 5 (1.57%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.57%) VBScript
11 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.94%) Ruby
12 3 (0.94%) VB
13 2 (0.63%) C
13 2 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (23.90%) Degree
2 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.14%) MCSE
4 7 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.89%) MCITP
6 5 (1.57%) ISEB
6 5 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.26%) CCNA
7 4 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.26%) MCSA
7 4 (1.26%) PMP
8 3 (0.94%) CISSP
8 3 (0.94%) HND
8 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.63%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.29%) SLA
2 10 (3.14%) COBIT
2 10 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 49 (15.41%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.14%) vSphere
5 8 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.94%) MetaFrame
7 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.63%) Firmware
8 2 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.63%) Squid
8 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.63%) XenApp
8 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) Docker
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (10.38%) SCCM
2 22 (6.92%) SCOM
3 7 (2.20%) Puppet
4 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.57%) WSUS
6 3 (0.94%) Ansible
6 3 (0.94%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 44 (13.84%) VMware
2 43 (13.52%) Oracle
3 17 (5.35%) Citrix
3 17 (5.35%) IBM
4 13 (4.09%) Cisco
5 11 (3.46%) HP
6 10 (3.14%) Cognizant
6 10 (3.14%) Dell
6 10 (3.14%) Tableau
7 9 (2.83%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.89%) Google
8 6 (1.89%) Symantec
8 6 (1.89%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.57%) Greenplum
10 4 (1.26%) CA
10 4 (1.26%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.26%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.94%) Informatica
11 3 (0.94%) NetApp
11 3 (0.94%) Sage
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£58,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
EMBS
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh , Scotland
Wipro
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago