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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 40.00% 33.33% 31.25%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 72.73% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 80.00% 45.83% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 August 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 - 4 £36,250 -
Motherwell +2 1 - -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) CommVault
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Solaris
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) EMC
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
3 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) VPN

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Solaris
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
1 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) CommVault
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) EMC
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