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 28 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
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 66.67% 35.71% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 50.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £50,375 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.33% +13.63%  
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 Renfrewshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Renfrewshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4 10 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 66.67% 71.43% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £50,375 £46,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.51% +10.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,613 £37,200 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,613 £51,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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
Salary Histogram in Renfrewshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Renfrewshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 March 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
Paisley 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Renfrew 0 1 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) WCF
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) SaaS
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Billing
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (31.25%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
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