The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Ayrshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Ayrshire 33.33% - 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 South Ayrshire region.

Vendors Category
South Ayrshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Ayrshire 33.33% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in South Ayrshire

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in South Ayrshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in South Ayrshire

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in South Ayrshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in South Ayrshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South Ayrshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Prestwick - 2 £42,500 -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Ayrshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Ayrshire 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 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Military

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in South Ayrshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Ayrshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware