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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 18 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 130 200 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.27% 15.20% 15.36%
As % of the Vendors category 26.92% 32.84% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 95 155 58
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
483 609 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.89% 46.28% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 322 390 221
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 133 (49.63%) SQL Server
2 132 (49.25%) .NET
3 128 (47.76%) C#
4 118 (44.03%) MS Excel
5 90 (33.58%) ASP.NET
6 85 (31.72%) SQL
7 79 (29.48%) JavaScript
8 77 (28.73%) Windows
9 72 (26.87%) HTML
10 57 (21.27%) SharePoint
10 57 (21.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 56 (20.90%) CSS
11 56 (20.90%) MVC
11 56 (20.90%) Degree
12 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (19.40%) Active Directory
14 46 (17.16%) .NET Framework
15 42 (15.67%) Web Services
15 42 (15.67%) OO
16 41 (15.30%) Software Engineering
17 40 (14.93%) ITIL
18 36 (13.43%) jQuery
18 36 (13.43%) Relational Database
19 34 (12.69%) HTML5
19 34 (12.69%) CRM
19 34 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (12.69%) Finance
20 33 (12.31%) Oracle
20 33 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 32 (11.94%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 57 (21.27%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.21%) MS Exchange
3 20 (7.46%) IIS
3 20 (7.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (5.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (3.73%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.24%) WorkSite
8 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.49%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.12%) Lync
10 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.12%) JBoss
10 3 (1.12%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.75%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.37%) CMS
12 1 (0.37%) Drupal
12 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 118 (44.03%) MS Excel
2 32 (11.94%) MS Office
3 14 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.49%) MS Project
6 2 (0.75%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (10.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.37%) Endur
3 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
1 7 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (2.61%) Amazon S3
1 7 (2.61%) GitHub
2 6 (2.24%) Google Apps
3 4 (1.49%) Office 365
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.97%) SAN
2 14 (5.22%) Firewall
3 13 (4.85%) DHCP
4 12 (4.48%) DNS
5 9 (3.36%) VPN
6 8 (2.99%) WAN
6 8 (2.99%) LAN
7 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.87%) IPv4
7 5 (1.87%) Internet
7 5 (1.87%) VLAN
7 5 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.12%) Extranet
8 3 (1.12%) HTTP
9 2 (0.75%) NAS
9 2 (0.75%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (0.37%) VoIP
10 1 (0.37%) WLAN
10 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (49.63%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 33 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.24%) Big Data
10 6 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.87%) MS Access
12 3 (1.12%) MySQL
12 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.12%) IDOL
12 3 (1.12%) BODI
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.34%) Subversion
3 11 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.73%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.73%) JIRA
5 4 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.12%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.75%) NUnit
7 2 (0.75%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.75%) Selenium
7 2 (0.75%) WatiN
7 2 (0.75%) Moq
7 2 (0.75%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.75%) GitLab
8 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.37%) MSTest
General
1 34 (12.69%) Finance
2 15 (5.60%) Banking
3 14 (5.22%) Advertising
4 7 (2.61%) Retail
4 7 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.87%) Publishing
6 4 (1.49%) Back Office
6 4 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) French Language
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.37%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 128 (47.76%) Developer
2 54 (20.15%) Analyst
3 48 (17.91%) .NET Developer
4 42 (15.67%) Senior Developer
5 24 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (6.72%) Support Analyst
8 17 (6.34%) Consultant
9 16 (5.97%) Junior
9 16 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.60%) Software Engineer
11 14 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (3.73%) Service Analyst
13 10 (3.73%) Team Leader
13 10 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (3.36%) Junior Developer
14 9 (3.36%) Architect
14 9 (3.36%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (49.25%) .NET
2 90 (33.58%) ASP.NET
3 72 (26.87%) HTML
4 56 (20.90%) CSS
5 46 (17.16%) .NET Framework
6 42 (15.67%) Web Services
7 36 (13.43%) jQuery
8 34 (12.69%) HTML5
9 26 (9.70%) XML
10 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (8.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (8.21%) WCF
13 17 (6.34%) CSS3
14 15 (5.60%) LINQ
15 14 (5.22%) NHibernate
16 13 (4.85%) Middleware
17 12 (4.48%) Hibernate
17 12 (4.48%) AngularJS
18 11 (4.10%) WinForms
18 11 (4.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.22%) User Experience
3 12 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.10%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.73%) Open Source
6 7 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.24%) E-Learning
7 6 (2.24%) Equities
7 6 (2.24%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.24%) Derivative
8 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.87%) Clustering
9 3 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.12%) NHS
9 3 (1.12%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.75%) Physics
11 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.37%) CMDB
11 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.73%) Windows
2 27 (10.07%) Windows 7
3 26 (9.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (6.72%) Windows XP
6 16 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.24%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.87%) Linux
9 5 (1.87%) Android
10 3 (1.12%) UNIX
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.90%) MVC
2 55 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.67%) OO
4 41 (15.30%) Software Engineering
5 40 (14.93%) ITIL
6 34 (12.69%) CRM
6 34 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (7.84%) Scrum
8 19 (7.09%) Mentoring
9 17 (6.34%) Web Development
10 16 (5.97%) TDD
10 16 (5.97%) ETL
10 16 (5.97%) OOD
11 14 (5.22%) OOP
12 13 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 13 (4.85%) UX Design
13 11 (4.10%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.10%) Project Management
13 11 (4.10%) Service Management
13 11 (4.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (47.76%) C#
2 85 (31.72%) SQL
3 79 (29.48%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.21%) Java
5 21 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.85%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.73%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.24%) VB6
8 6 (2.24%) VBA
8 6 (2.24%) VB
9 5 (1.87%) XPath
9 5 (1.87%) VBScript
9 5 (1.87%) XQuery
10 4 (1.49%) C++
10 4 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) Python
11 2 (0.75%) Scala
11 2 (0.75%) C
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (21.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (20.90%) Degree
3 12 (4.48%) MCSE
4 8 (2.99%) MCSA
5 7 (2.61%) MCP
6 6 (2.24%) MCITP
6 6 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.87%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.49%) CCNA
8 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.75%) CCNP
10 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.37%) MCTS
11 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.37%) PMP
11 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.37%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.85%) SLA
2 6 (2.24%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.34%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.85%) XenApp
5 9 (3.36%) vSphere
6 6 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.49%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.75%) Firmware
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (5.22%) SCCM
2 9 (3.36%) SCOM
3 4 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.37%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (12.31%) Oracle
2 27 (10.07%) VMware
3 19 (7.09%) Citrix
4 17 (6.34%) HP
5 16 (5.97%) Cisco
6 12 (4.48%) Sybase
7 11 (4.10%) Business Objects
8 10 (3.73%) IBM
9 7 (2.61%) Altiris
9 7 (2.61%) Avaya
10 6 (2.24%) Cognos
11 5 (1.87%) Compaq
11 5 (1.87%) Mitel
12 3 (1.12%) SAP
12 3 (1.12%) Lotus
12 3 (1.12%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.75%) Symantec
13 2 (0.75%) McAfee
13 2 (0.75%) Sophos
13 2 (0.75%) Informatica
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Salary: £18k - 20k per year + van + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Greywood Associates Limited
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Gold Partner
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
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