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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 82 53 89
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 30 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.21% 3.50% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 12.71% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 12
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,000 £45,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
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
373 299 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.43% 27.51% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 239 194 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
3 40 (57.97%) MS Excel
4 34 (49.28%) MCSE
5 27 (39.13%) SQL
6 25 (36.23%) Windows
7 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (31.88%) SharePoint
9 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (28.99%) VMware
11 19 (27.54%) C#
12 18 (26.09%) .NET
12 18 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (24.64%) IIS
13 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
15 15 (21.74%) Citrix
15 15 (21.74%) HTML
15 15 (21.74%) CSS
15 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
15 15 (21.74%) Scrum
15 15 (21.74%) MVC
15 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
16 14 (20.29%) jQuery
16 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
16 14 (20.29%) Entity Framework
16 14 (20.29%) Finance
16 14 (20.29%) Degree
16 14 (20.29%) TDD

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (31.88%) SharePoint
2 17 (24.64%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (57.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (7.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) SAN
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) WAAS
3 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (4.35%) SSL
4 2 (2.90%) BGP
4 2 (2.90%) Broadband
4 2 (2.90%) DHCP
4 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 2 (2.90%) EIGRP
4 2 (2.90%) IPv4
4 2 (2.90%) LAN
4 2 (2.90%) Multicast
4 2 (2.90%) OSPF
4 2 (2.90%) RIP
4 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) WebEx
5 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (72.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Moq
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Electronics
3 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Senior Developer
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior SQL Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (14.49%) SQL BI Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Web Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (11.59%) DBA
7 8 (11.59%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 8 (11.59%) SQL DBA
8 7 (10.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Windows Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) .NET
2 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
2 15 (21.74%) CSS
2 15 (21.74%) HTML
3 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (20.29%) Entity Framework
3 14 (20.29%) jQuery
4 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
4 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.70%) Web Services
6 3 (4.35%) NHibernate
6 3 (4.35%) Ninject
6 3 (4.35%) REST
6 3 (4.35%) SOAP
6 3 (4.35%) WinForms
7 2 (2.90%) WSH
7 2 (2.90%) XML
8 1 (1.45%) CSS3
8 1 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) MVC
3 15 (21.74%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) ITIL
6 11 (15.94%) BDD
6 11 (15.94%) Web Development
7 8 (11.59%) ERP
7 8 (11.59%) OO
8 7 (10.14%) CRM
8 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.25%) SDLC
10 4 (5.80%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) PowerShell
4 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.59%) VBScript
6 7 (10.14%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) Java
6 7 (10.14%) X++
7 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) MCSE
2 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 14 (20.29%) MCSA
3 11 (15.94%) MCP
4 7 (10.14%) MCITP
5 3 (4.35%) CCNA
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.90%) CCNP
6 2 (2.90%) MCTS
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.45%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
4 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (8.70%) SCOM
2 5 (7.25%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 15 (21.74%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Compaq
4 8 (11.59%) HP
5 6 (8.70%) Cisco
5 6 (8.70%) Intel Security
6 5 (7.25%) SAP
7 2 (2.90%) BT
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
8 1 (1.45%) Kofax
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