The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 3 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire - 20.00% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category - 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £85,000
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 North Lanarkshire region.

Vendors Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire - 80.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
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