The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 3 months to 25 April 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 / South Lanarkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Lanarkshire 18.18% - 18.18%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £32,250 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 - £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 - £39,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 South Lanarkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Lanarkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Lanarkshire 36.36% 50.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £39,400 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in South Lanarkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Lanarkshire 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 South Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in South Lanarkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in South Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South Lanarkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle