The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 26 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.50% - 12.77%
As % of the Vendors category 13.25% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 10
Average salary £67,000 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 11 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 41.50% 30.56% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 5 37
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stirling

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stirling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 3 (21.43%) COBIT
8 2 (14.29%) Release Management
8 2 (14.29%) SCCM
8 2 (14.29%) SCOM
8 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Lotus
8 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (14.29%) H.323
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Governance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
1 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Email Management
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) People Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) IronPort
4 1 (7.14%) Meraki
4 1 (7.14%) Unisys
Stirling
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per year
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