The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 72 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 23 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.90% 2.67% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.82% 14.02% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 18
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,550 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,750 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Microsoft Certification
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
294 264 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.28% 19.06% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 231 168 183
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Glasgow region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
3 39 (70.91%) MS Excel
4 38 (69.09%) .NET
5 37 (67.27%) C#
6 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET
6 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
7 24 (43.64%) CSS
8 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (38.18%) Web Development
9 21 (38.18%) HTML
10 19 (34.55%) MVC
11 18 (32.73%) IIS
11 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
11 18 (32.73%) jQuery
11 18 (32.73%) Entity Framework
12 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (29.09%) WinForms
13 14 (25.45%) Windows
14 13 (23.64%) SQL
14 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (23.64%) Degree
15 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (16.36%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
17 8 (14.55%) Time Management
17 8 (14.55%) InfoPath

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (50.91%) SharePoint
2 18 (32.73%) IIS
3 9 (16.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (70.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.64%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (23.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
9 3 (5.45%) DBA
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (69.09%) .NET
2 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET
3 24 (43.64%) CSS
4 21 (38.18%) HTML
5 18 (32.73%) .NET Framework
5 18 (32.73%) jQuery
5 18 (32.73%) Entity Framework
6 16 (29.09%) WinForms
6 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.09%) XML
7 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) iPad
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Web Development
3 19 (34.55%) MVC
4 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.55%) Time Management
6 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) TDD
8 5 (9.09%) SDLC
9 4 (7.27%) OO
10 3 (5.45%) Scrum
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
11 2 (3.64%) ITIL
11 2 (3.64%) ERP
11 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.64%) BDD
11 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) X++
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) MCSE
3 4 (7.27%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) CCA
4 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) MCDST
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) XenApp
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.82%) WSUS
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Citrix
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Intel
4 1 (1.82%) CommVault
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Kofax
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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