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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 9.52% 22.92% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 39.29% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 1
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
28 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 66.67% 58.33% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 19
Median salary £33,000 £42,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.89% -15.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp

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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
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