The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Scotland / Scottish Borders
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% 50.00% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +58.53%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders region.

Vendors Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +58.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of job ads across the Scottish Borders region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Change Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Transformation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
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