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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 38.46% 30.77% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
7 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 53.85% 61.54% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
Salary Histogram in North Lanarkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill - 2 £30,000 -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) CommVault
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Replication
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) VLAN
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Solaris
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
1 5 (41.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) CommVault
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
North Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Home working and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago