The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Renfrewshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 1 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 42.86% 7.14% 38.30%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 11.11% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 42.86% 64.29% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Renfrewshire region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 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
Paisley - 2 £37,500 -
Erskine +2 1 - - 1
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (20.00%) VMware