The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 13.79% 27.91% 20.83%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 54.55% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £28,500 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £34,250 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £47,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Microsoft
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Vendors Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 27.59% 51.16% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 8
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Livingston

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Delphi
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) LIMS
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) LIMS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Delphi
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COSHH
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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