The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 25 June 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 50.00% 25.71% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 64.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £50,375 £32,500 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.00% +75.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 Renfrewshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Renfrewshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2 14 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 50.00% 40.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Median salary £50,375 £40,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.38% +37.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Renfrewshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Renfrew - 1 - -
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Billing
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) ITSM
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) VMware