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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 50.00% 33.33% 80.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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Scotland

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
1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 50.00% 33.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £19,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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