Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 20 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 > Stirling
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 7.69% 24.49% 24.16%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 44.44% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 14
Stirling median annual salary £47,500 £33,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.94% +17.86% -46.67%
Scotland median annual salary £41,125 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.81% +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 Stirling.

All Vendors
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 23 27 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 35.38% 55.10% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 36
Stirling median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -21.95% +7.89%
10th Percentile £39,000 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £56,250 £78,750
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Stirling

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Stirling

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stirling

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Stirling over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Stirling

Microsoft
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Stirling region over the 6 months to 20 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
Stirlingshire - 3 £47,500 - 2
Larbert - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) X++
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Finance Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory