Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Lanarkshire 44.68% 11.54% 28.57%
As % of the Vendors category 70.00% 30.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 2
South Lanarkshire median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% +1.85% -55.00%
10th Percentile £41,550 £22,050 £26,000
90th Percentile £47,102 £36,310 £28,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 South Lanarkshire.

All Vendors
South Lanarkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Lanarkshire 63.83% 38.46% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 4
South Lanarkshire median annual salary £43,000 £38,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% +40.74% -1.82%
10th Percentile £37,425 £24,675 £21,800
90th Percentile £47,058 £40,000 £39,025
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in South Lanarkshire

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

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

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in South Lanarkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in South Lanarkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in South Lanarkshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in South Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the South Lanarkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
East Kilbride +4 21 £43,000 +56.36%
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Lanarkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (57.14%) Open Source
3 12 (57.14%) PKI
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
4 10 (47.62%) IIS
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) Office 365
5 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
5 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 8 (38.10%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (28.57%) IT Strategy
7 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
7 6 (28.57%) HND
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
8 5 (23.81%) S/MIME
8 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
9 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (14.29%) Ansible
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (14.29%) Cryptography

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 10 (47.62%) IIS
1 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 5 (23.81%) S/MIME
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.52%) IPsec
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Platform Manager
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (9.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Open Source
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) IT Strategy
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
6 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
7 3 (14.29%) Information Management
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCENT
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus