The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.08% 63.64% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 46.15% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +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 Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 50.00% 90.91% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £29,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -21.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Renfrewshire region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Renfrewshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paisley -2 4 £32,500 -
Erskine - 2 £57,500 - 6
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) AppSense
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) XenApp
6 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (13.33%) SaaS
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) QA Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) XenApp
1 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) AppSense
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) SAP