Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Lanarkshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Scotland > North Lanarkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire 27.59% 18.75% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 42.11% 42.86% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
North Lanarkshire median annual salary £32,250 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.50% +75.44% -24.00%
10th Percentile £27,650 £23,700 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,900 £30,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,900 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.25% +6.67% -2.60%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in North Lanarkshire.

All Vendors
North Lanarkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire 65.52% 43.75% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 9
North Lanarkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,150 £27,350
90th Percentile £66,125 £59,700 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in North Lanarkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Lanarkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in North Lanarkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in North Lanarkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in North Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the North Lanarkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill +3 3 £30,500 -39.00%
Motherwell -4 3 £67,500 +264.86%
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) API Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) WFM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SAN

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Call Centre Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) API Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP