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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 70 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 15 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.53% 3.03% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 10.77% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 27
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £44,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
244 362 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.87% 28.13% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 151 253 158
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (46.43%) MCSE
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (32.14%) MCSA
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.00%) vSphere
10 7 (25.00%) SCCM
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) WAN
11 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (14.29%) Office 365
13 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (14.29%) Citrix

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) Skype
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) DBA
2 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 4 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Wintel Support
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.14%) FMCG
1 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) BDD
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Presales
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) MCSE
2 9 (32.14%) MCSA
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) CCA
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 7 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Draytek
5 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Veeam