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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 41.67% 31.58% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 46.15% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,200
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
16 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 66.67% 68.42% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +31.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,223 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £42,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 - 3 £35,000 -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 12 (66.67%) Citrix
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 7 (38.89%) XenApp
4 7 (38.89%) vSphere
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) VLAN
5 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) CommVault
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) Solaris
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
6 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (27.78%) Replication
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) EMC
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
2 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) NCDA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) XenApp
1 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Citrix
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) CommVault
2 6 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) HP
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Motherwell
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £80.00 - £110.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago