The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Microsoft
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 24.56% 13.51% 23.33%
As % of the Vendors category 73.68% 25.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Median salary £31,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19 20 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 33.33% 54.05% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 11
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,825 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Livingston

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Livingston over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) People Management
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) SQLBase
6 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.76%) ISEB
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQLBase
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Development Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source Development
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Telerik
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
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