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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - - 3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire - - 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category - - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 35.71% 9.09% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,406 £45,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 25 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware