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 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 / Stirling
Rank 3 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 20.00% 5.08% 8.26%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 14.29% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Median salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.63%
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 Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 40.00% 35.59% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 24
Median salary £45,000 £79,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.03% +58.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of job ads across the Stirling region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 1 £50,000 -
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

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 Stirling region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) GCIH
5 1 (12.50%) CEH
5 1 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (12.50%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) GCIH
1 1 (12.50%) SANS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CSIRT
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) VMware