The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 192 193 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.17% 14.53% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 34.35% 33.45% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 135 131 142
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Microsoft
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
559 577 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.15% 43.45% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 372 335 409
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Glasgow region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft 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.

1 185 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 180 (51.43%) MS Excel
3 173 (49.43%) .NET
4 162 (46.29%) C#
5 136 (38.86%) ASP.NET
6 116 (33.14%) SQL
7 103 (29.43%) JavaScript
8 98 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (27.14%) MVC
10 93 (26.57%) HTML
11 89 (25.43%) Windows
12 86 (24.57%) SharePoint
13 68 (19.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 57 (16.29%) CSS
15 57 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 54 (15.43%) .NET Framework
17 50 (14.29%) Degree
18 49 (14.00%) jQuery
18 49 (14.00%) Active Directory
19 47 (13.43%) AngularJS
20 45 (12.86%) TDD
21 44 (12.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 43 (12.29%) CRM
23 42 (12.00%) T-SQL
23 42 (12.00%) Relational Database
24 41 (11.71%) Oracle
24 41 (11.71%) Entity Framework
25 40 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
26 38 (10.86%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (24.57%) SharePoint
2 37 (10.57%) MS Exchange
3 30 (8.57%) IIS
4 24 (6.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.00%) WorkSite
9 5 (1.43%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.43%) Lync
9 5 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.57%) GroupWise
10 2 (0.57%) CMS
10 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 180 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 38 (10.86%) MS Office
3 17 (4.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.14%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.57%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.86%) MS Project
7 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.86%) Office 365
2 13 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.29%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.29%) GitHub
4 8 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.71%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.29%) Trello
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.57%) Firewall
1 23 (6.57%) DNS
2 20 (5.71%) DHCP
3 19 (5.43%) LAN
4 17 (4.86%) WAN
5 15 (4.29%) SAN
5 15 (4.29%) VPN
6 6 (1.71%) Internet
7 5 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.14%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.86%) ADSL
9 3 (0.86%) Broadband
9 3 (0.86%) VoIP
9 3 (0.86%) 3G
9 3 (0.86%) NAS
9 3 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.29%) Multicast
10 1 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 57 (16.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (12.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 28 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.86%) DTS
8 10 (2.86%) Big Data
9 8 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (2.29%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.29%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.71%) MS Access
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 22 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.71%) Subversion
3 13 (3.71%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.57%) Selenium
4 9 (2.57%) WatiN
4 9 (2.57%) MSBuild
4 9 (2.57%) GitLab
5 8 (2.29%) SpecFlow
5 8 (2.29%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.57%) MorphX
7 2 (0.57%) JIRA
8 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (8.29%) Finance
2 17 (4.86%) Banking
3 12 (3.43%) Back Office
4 9 (2.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.43%) Retail
6 5 (1.43%) Publishing
7 4 (1.14%) Billing
7 4 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.14%) Legal
8 3 (0.86%) International Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Marketing
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (48.29%) Developer
2 84 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 58 (16.57%) Analyst
4 56 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 41 (11.71%) C# Developer
6 38 (10.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (9.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (7.71%) Software Developer
9 23 (6.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (5.43%) IT Support
11 17 (4.86%) Support Analyst
12 15 (4.29%) SQL Developer
13 14 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.71%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.43%) Support Engineer
15 12 (3.43%) Senior Software Developer
16 11 (3.14%) Consultant
16 11 (3.14%) DBA
17 10 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (49.43%) .NET
2 136 (38.86%) ASP.NET
3 93 (26.57%) HTML
4 68 (19.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (16.29%) CSS
6 54 (15.43%) .NET Framework
7 49 (14.00%) jQuery
8 47 (13.43%) AngularJS
9 41 (11.71%) Entity Framework
10 36 (10.29%) Web Services
11 35 (10.00%) NHibernate
12 34 (9.71%) Spring.NET
12 34 (9.71%) Castle Windsor
13 25 (7.14%) WinForms
14 21 (6.00%) XML
14 21 (6.00%) HTML5
15 18 (5.14%) LINQ
16 16 (4.57%) WCF
17 14 (4.00%) XSLT
18 13 (3.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.57%) User Experience
3 18 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.57%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.57%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.29%) HP StoreVirtual
6 5 (1.43%) Replication
7 4 (1.14%) Clustering
8 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.57%) iPad
9 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.29%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Statistics
10 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 89 (25.43%) Windows
2 36 (10.29%) Windows 7
3 32 (9.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (6.57%) Windows XP
6 19 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.14%) Windows 8
7 11 (3.14%) Android
8 7 (2.00%) Linux
9 6 (1.71%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.29%) UNIX
13 1 (0.29%) AIX
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
13 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (27.14%) MVC
3 45 (12.86%) TDD
4 43 (12.29%) CRM
5 40 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (10.57%) Open Source
7 36 (10.29%) ITIL
7 36 (10.29%) Web Development
8 35 (10.00%) ETL
9 32 (9.14%) OO
10 31 (8.86%) SDLC
11 28 (8.00%) UX Design
12 27 (7.71%) Software Engineering
13 22 (6.29%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.43%) Project Management
15 17 (4.86%) Load Balancing
15 17 (4.86%) Analytics
16 16 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (4.00%) Unit Testing
17 14 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 162 (46.29%) C#
2 116 (33.14%) SQL
3 103 (29.43%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (3.43%) PL/SQL
5 12 (3.43%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.00%) Java
7 6 (1.71%) VBA
8 4 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.14%) C++
9 3 (0.86%) X++
9 3 (0.86%) Python
10 2 (0.57%) C
10 2 (0.57%) VB
11 1 (0.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) PHP
11 1 (0.29%) XQuery
11 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.29%) VB6
11 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 62 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (14.29%) Degree
3 16 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.43%) CCNA
5 11 (3.14%) CCNP
6 10 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.57%) ISEB
8 6 (1.71%) MCSE
9 5 (1.43%) MCP
9 5 (1.43%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.14%) MOS
11 3 (0.86%) CCA
11 3 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.86%) NCDA
12 2 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.57%) MCSA
12 2 (0.57%) PMP
12 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.57%) SLA
2 13 (3.71%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 49 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.86%) XenApp
5 12 (3.43%) vSphere
6 3 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 26 (7.43%) SCCM
2 15 (4.29%) SCOM
3 9 (2.57%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.57%) WSUS
6 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.57%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.57%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (11.71%) Oracle
2 35 (10.00%) VMware
3 27 (7.71%) Citrix
4 24 (6.86%) Cisco
5 12 (3.43%) HP
5 12 (3.43%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.57%) SAP
6 9 (2.57%) Informatica
6 9 (2.57%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.29%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.29%) NetApp
7 8 (2.29%) Avaya
8 7 (2.00%) Altiris
9 6 (1.71%) Perforce
10 5 (1.43%) Mitel
10 5 (1.43%) EMC
11 4 (1.14%) CommVault
11 4 (1.14%) Sybase
11 4 (1.14%) Hyland
11 4 (1.14%) Symantec
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Net Talent
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Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
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Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
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Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + DOE
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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FPSG Connect
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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