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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 3 5 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 26.67% 20.27% 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 35.71% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 10
Median salary £33,000 £28,000 £70,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -60.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £28,000 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
16 42 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 53.33% 56.76% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 48
Median salary £33,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stirling

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) VoIP
4 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (41.67%) Presales
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Symantec
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
9 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) SANS
9 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Incident Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) GCIH
2 1 (8.33%) SANS
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec