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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 95 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 2.52% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 9.76% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 17
Median salary £34,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
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
361 328 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.27% 25.87% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 167 230 195
Median salary £43,250 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
3 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 24 (57.14%) MCSE
5 21 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 21 (50.00%) SQL
6 20 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (47.62%) Degree
7 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
7 19 (45.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (35.71%) Windows
10 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
11 12 (28.57%) Finance
12 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (21.43%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) .NET
14 8 (19.05%) C#
14 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
14 8 (19.05%) CSS
14 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
14 8 (19.05%) VMware
14 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 7 (16.67%) MCSA
16 6 (14.29%) Cisco
16 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure

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 21 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (4.76%) DHCP
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
1 2 (4.76%) WAAS
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) IPv4
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) SQL Developer
3 17 (40.48%) Senior Developer
3 17 (40.48%) Senior SQL Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Developer
4 16 (38.10%) SQL BI Developer
5 15 (35.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (35.71%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 6 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 8 (19.05%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) WinForms
5 2 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) FMCG
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 4 (9.52%) BDD
4 4 (9.52%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) TDD
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.38%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.38%) Threat Management
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) MCSE
2 20 (47.62%) Degree
3 7 (16.67%) MCSA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) MCP
5 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 3 (7.14%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) SCOM
3 2 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Sitecore
6 3 (7.14%) Avaya
6 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.76%) Compaq
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) Kofax
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training, progression,
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago