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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 22.22% 38.10% 39.13%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 44.44% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
10 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 55.56% 85.71% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 9
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -27.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 3 August 2015. 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
Motherwell 0 3 - -
Bellshill +3 1 - -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (40.00%) SnapMirror
3 2 (40.00%) SnapVault
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) NCDA
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SnapMirror
1 2 (40.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware