The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Stirling region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 21 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 3.13% 13.33% 16.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 23.53% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 18
Average salary £46,250 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 - £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 17 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 56.25% 56.67% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 66
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £40,000 £31,389
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Scotland

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
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Dunblane - 1 - -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Lotus
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) SCOM
3 4 (50.00%) IronPort
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) iPhone
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) H.323
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCOM
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Lotus
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Stirling
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Stirling
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23288.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago