The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Erskine 16.67% 29.41% 18.42%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 29.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Erskine
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Erskine 50.00% 100.00% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
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Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Erskine

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Erskine

Microsoft
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Erskine 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (100.00%) PKI

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Erskine 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification