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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certification
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 71 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 13 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.42% 2.52% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 9.43% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 35
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
221 350 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.18% 26.74% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 154 244 190
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) MCSE
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (40.91%) MCSA
7 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
8 8 (36.36%) SCCM
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 4 (18.18%) SAN
12 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
12 4 (18.18%) WAN
12 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (18.18%) vSphere
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (13.64%) SCOM

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Skype
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.55%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) MCSE
2 9 (40.91%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) CCA
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) CommVault
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Draytek
4 1 (4.55%) Mitel
4 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam
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