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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 165 158 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.35% 11.72% 13.00%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 32.11% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 96 120 132
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median 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 Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
495 492 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.05% 36.50% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 259 311 378
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 138 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 89 (29.77%) SQL Server
3 86 (28.76%) Windows
4 85 (28.43%) Finance
5 80 (26.76%) .NET
6 72 (24.08%) SQL
6 72 (24.08%) C#
6 72 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (24.08%) Degree
7 53 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (17.39%) MS Office
9 49 (16.39%) ASP.NET
10 44 (14.72%) Active Directory
10 44 (14.72%) Business Analysis
11 42 (14.05%) Oracle
11 42 (14.05%) Scrum
12 40 (13.38%) ITIL
12 40 (13.38%) Computer Science
12 40 (13.38%) Mentoring
12 40 (13.38%) Windows Server
13 36 (12.04%) VMware
14 35 (11.71%) Management Information System
14 35 (11.71%) Asset Management
15 33 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 31 (10.37%) SCCM
17 31 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 31 (10.37%) SharePoint
18 30 (10.03%) CRM
18 30 (10.03%) HTML

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 31 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 29 (9.70%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.68%) IIS
5 7 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.34%) SAS
5 7 (2.34%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.01%) Apache
6 6 (2.01%) JBoss
6 6 (2.01%) Node.js
7 4 (1.34%) CMS
7 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 138 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 52 (17.39%) MS Office
3 16 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.34%) Stata
6 3 (1.00%) MS Project
6 3 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (9.70%) Markit EDM
2 13 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.00%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.67%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.03%) SaaS
3 17 (5.69%) Office 365
4 7 (2.34%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.33%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.35%) SAN
2 15 (5.02%) Firewall
3 14 (4.68%) DNS
4 13 (4.35%) DHCP
5 7 (2.34%) VPN
6 5 (1.67%) HTTP
6 5 (1.67%) LAN
6 5 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (1.67%) WAN
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.00%) NAS
7 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.67%) VoIP
9 1 (0.33%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.33%) FirePass
9 1 (0.33%) Internet
9 1 (0.33%) MPLS
9 1 (0.33%) RFID
9 1 (0.33%) SSL
9 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 24 (8.03%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.68%) Big Data
7 9 (3.01%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.34%) MS Access
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.67%) GIS
11 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.34%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.34%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.34%) Selenium
4 3 (1.00%) MSI
4 3 (1.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.67%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.67%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.67%) JUnit
5 2 (0.67%) Maven
5 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.33%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.33%) WinDbg
General
1 85 (28.43%) Finance
2 28 (9.36%) Banking
3 21 (7.02%) Marketing
4 16 (5.35%) Games
5 14 (4.68%) Legal
6 8 (2.68%) Back Office
7 7 (2.34%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.34%) Retail
8 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.67%) Billing
11 2 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.67%) Military
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (17.73%) Analyst
1 53 (17.73%) Developer
2 34 (11.37%) Consultant
3 26 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 24 (8.03%) Architect
5 23 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 20 (6.69%) C# Developer
7 17 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (5.69%) Support Engineer
8 16 (5.35%) Applications Support
9 15 (5.02%) Software Developer
10 13 (4.35%) Administrator
11 12 (4.01%) Principal Consultant
12 11 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.68%) IT Engineer
13 10 (3.34%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (3.01%) Development Manager
14 9 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
15 8 (2.68%) Desktop Support
16 7 (2.34%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.76%) .NET
2 49 (16.39%) ASP.NET
3 30 (10.03%) HTML
4 18 (6.02%) CSS
5 16 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (5.35%) HTML5
6 14 (4.68%) .NET Framework
7 13 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 12 (4.01%) React
9 11 (3.68%) Java EE
9 11 (3.68%) XML
10 9 (3.01%) Middleware
10 9 (3.01%) Web Services
11 8 (2.68%) WCF
12 7 (2.34%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (2.34%) SOAP
13 6 (2.01%) React Native
13 6 (2.01%) REST
14 5 (1.67%) Entity Framework
14 5 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.73%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (13.38%) Computer Science
3 35 (11.71%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.35%) Informatics
4 13 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.34%) Statistics
8 6 (2.01%) EPoS
8 6 (2.01%) Physics
9 4 (1.34%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (1.34%) Clustering
9 4 (1.34%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.34%) Health Informatics
9 4 (1.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.00%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.76%) Windows
2 40 (13.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (8.36%) Windows 7
4 22 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (6.35%) Linux
7 12 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.01%) Unix
9 8 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.34%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.01%) Android
12 5 (1.67%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.67%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.72%) Business Analysis
3 42 (14.05%) Scrum
4 40 (13.38%) ITIL
4 40 (13.38%) Mentoring
5 35 (11.71%) Asset Management
6 33 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (10.03%) CRM
8 28 (9.36%) MVC
9 25 (8.36%) Data Analysis
10 24 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (7.02%) Change Management
12 19 (6.35%) Open Source
12 19 (6.35%) SOA
13 18 (6.02%) Project Management
14 16 (5.35%) Analytics
15 15 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (5.02%) Software Engineering
16 14 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (4.01%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (24.08%) C#
1 72 (24.08%) SQL
2 30 (10.03%) JavaScript
3 17 (5.69%) VBA
4 15 (5.02%) Java
5 12 (4.01%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.01%) T-SQL
6 11 (3.68%) C++
7 10 (3.34%) R
8 9 (3.01%) Scala
9 8 (2.68%) Perl
10 6 (2.01%) Python
10 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.67%) VB
11 5 (1.67%) VBScript
12 3 (1.00%) C
13 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (24.08%) Degree
2 14 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.34%) MCSE
4 6 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.34%) CCNA
6 4 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.34%) MCSA
7 3 (1.00%) CISSP
7 3 (1.00%) HND
7 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.00%) MCITP
7 3 (1.00%) PMP
7 3 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.67%) ISEB
8 2 (0.67%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.35%) SLA
2 10 (3.34%) COBIT
3 9 (3.01%) QA
4 4 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.33%) P3O
System Software
1 44 (14.72%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.02%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.01%) vSphere
5 7 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.67%) XenApp
7 3 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.00%) MetaFrame
7 3 (1.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.67%) Squid
8 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.33%) Docker
9 1 (0.33%) Firmware
9 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (10.37%) SCCM
2 21 (7.02%) SCOM
3 5 (1.67%) Puppet
4 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.00%) Ansible
5 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.00%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 42 (14.05%) Oracle
2 36 (12.04%) VMware
3 19 (6.35%) Citrix
4 18 (6.02%) IBM
5 12 (4.01%) Cisco
6 10 (3.34%) Cognizant
7 9 (3.01%) HP
7 9 (3.01%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.01%) Tableau
8 7 (2.34%) Dell
8 7 (2.34%) Google
9 6 (2.01%) Symantec
9 6 (2.01%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.34%) Adobe
10 4 (1.34%) CA
10 4 (1.34%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.34%) Greenplum
11 3 (1.00%) Fidessa
11 3 (1.00%) Informatica
11 3 (1.00%) Intel
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