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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 32 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.59% 2.25% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.70% 12.65% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,700 £24,561
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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
299 253 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.17% 17.80% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 206 171 131
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,742
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (68.12%) C#
2 47 (68.12%) .NET
3 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 39 (56.52%) MS Excel
5 30 (43.48%) CSS
6 27 (39.13%) SharePoint
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (31.88%) Degree
7 22 (31.88%) HTML
7 22 (31.88%) IIS
8 21 (30.43%) Web Development
9 19 (27.54%) jQuery
10 17 (24.64%) Entity Framework
10 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
10 17 (24.64%) MVC
11 16 (23.19%) WinForms
11 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
11 16 (23.19%) Windows
11 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
12 15 (21.74%) CRM
13 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (18.84%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (18.84%) VMware
15 12 (17.39%) MCSE
15 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 22 (31.88%) IIS
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SAN
2 7 (10.14%) DNS
2 7 (10.14%) DHCP
3 5 (7.25%) IPv4
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) LAN
4 4 (5.80%) WAN
5 2 (2.90%) VLAN
5 2 (2.90%) VPN
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.70%) Advertising
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Consultant
7 6 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (68.12%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 30 (43.48%) CSS
4 22 (31.88%) HTML
5 19 (27.54%) jQuery
6 17 (24.64%) Entity Framework
6 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
7 16 (23.19%) WinForms
8 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (10.14%) Web Services
10 5 (7.25%) XML
10 5 (7.25%) WCF
10 5 (7.25%) REST
11 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.45%) CSS3
12 1 (1.45%) HTML5
12 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Web Development
3 17 (24.64%) MVC
4 15 (21.74%) CRM
5 11 (15.94%) ITIL
6 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.04%) Time Management
8 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.14%) TDD
9 6 (8.70%) Scrum
10 5 (7.25%) Service Management
10 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.25%) OOP
10 5 (7.25%) SOA
11 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) VBScript
4 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 12 (17.39%) MCSE
3 10 (14.49%) MCP
4 8 (11.59%) MCSA
5 4 (5.80%) MCDST
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
6 2 (2.90%) CCA
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.14%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) VMware
3 11 (15.94%) Citrix
4 5 (7.25%) HP
4 5 (7.25%) Compaq
5 2 (2.90%) Lotus
6 1 (1.45%) Kofax
6 1 (1.45%) Hyland
6 1 (1.45%) Altiris
6 1 (1.45%) Avaya
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £55000 per annum + flexi working, training
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago