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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 236 127 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.35% 11.68% 15.02%
As % of the Vendors category 37.22% 28.35% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 134 97 140
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £26,000 £27,725
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,250 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
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
634 448 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.62% 41.21% 43.23%
Number of salaries quoted 358 297 335
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 202 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 175 (42.58%) MS Excel
3 153 (37.23%) .NET
4 129 (31.39%) Windows
5 125 (30.41%) SQL
6 112 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (25.30%) C#
8 87 (21.17%) Active Directory
9 79 (19.22%) ASP.NET
10 74 (18.00%) VMware
10 74 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 66 (16.06%) Degree
12 65 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 65 (15.82%) Windows Server
13 61 (14.84%) JavaScript
13 61 (14.84%) DNS
14 59 (14.36%) DHCP
15 54 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
15 54 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 54 (13.14%) HTML
16 50 (12.17%) SAN
17 48 (11.68%) Finance
17 48 (11.68%) SharePoint
18 47 (11.44%) CRM
18 47 (11.44%) Oracle
19 45 (10.95%) ITIL
20 42 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 41 (9.98%) Firewall
22 40 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 48 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 34 (8.27%) IIS
3 32 (7.79%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.16%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.22%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.97%) CMS
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.49%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.49%) MTS
12 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.24%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 175 (42.58%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.84%) MS Office
3 5 (1.22%) MS Project
4 2 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (8.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (2.68%) Dynamics GP
3 11 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.97%) Hi Portfolio
5 2 (0.49%) Servitor
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.08%) Office 365
3 7 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.22%) Yammer
5 4 (0.97%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (14.84%) DNS
2 59 (14.36%) DHCP
3 50 (12.17%) SAN
4 41 (9.98%) Firewall
5 29 (7.06%) LAN
6 27 (6.57%) WAN
7 10 (2.43%) VPN
8 7 (1.70%) Internet
9 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.22%) SSL
10 5 (1.22%) Wireless
11 4 (0.97%) BGP
11 4 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.97%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.97%) OSPF
11 4 (0.97%) WAAS
12 3 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.73%) VLAN
12 3 (0.73%) WLAN
13 2 (0.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.43%) MySQL
7 10 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.70%) Power BI
9 6 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.46%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.97%) JasperReports
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.97%) QlikView
11 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.41%) JIRA
4 4 (0.97%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.97%) MorphX
4 4 (0.97%) Subversion
5 3 (0.73%) Moq
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 48 (11.68%) Finance
2 15 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.16%) Back Office
4 12 (2.92%) Banking
5 9 (2.19%) Marketing
6 7 (1.70%) Games
6 7 (1.70%) Legal
7 5 (1.22%) Law
8 3 (0.73%) Billing
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 153 (37.23%) Developer
2 49 (11.92%) .NET Developer
3 42 (10.22%) Senior Developer
4 41 (9.98%) Analyst
5 39 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (8.03%) C# Developer
7 25 (6.08%) Architect
7 25 (6.08%) SQL Developer
8 23 (5.60%) Consultant
9 22 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 21 (5.11%) IT Engineer
11 20 (4.87%) DBA
11 20 (4.87%) Microsoft Developer
12 18 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.65%) Technical Leader
14 14 (3.41%) CRM Developer
14 14 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 14 (3.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.41%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.16%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (37.23%) .NET
2 79 (19.22%) ASP.NET
3 54 (13.14%) HTML
4 39 (9.49%) .NET Framework
5 37 (9.00%) CSS
6 32 (7.79%) jQuery
7 26 (6.33%) XML
8 22 (5.35%) WPF
9 21 (5.11%) Web Services
10 20 (4.87%) HTML5
11 19 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (4.38%) AngularJS
12 18 (4.38%) Entity Framework
12 18 (4.38%) WCF
13 12 (2.92%) REST
14 10 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.19%) RESTful
15 9 (2.19%) XSLT
16 8 (1.95%) Silverlight
17 7 (1.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.14%) Clustering
5 14 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.95%) User Experience
7 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.70%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.70%) Replication
8 5 (1.22%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.97%) Derivative
9 4 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.97%) iPad
9 4 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.73%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.73%) Physics
10 3 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 129 (31.39%) Windows
2 74 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (15.82%) Windows Server
4 42 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (7.54%) Linux
6 29 (7.06%) Unix
6 29 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.87%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.68%) Solaris
9 10 (2.43%) AIX
9 10 (2.43%) Android
10 7 (1.70%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.49%) CentOS
13 2 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (27.25%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (13.14%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (11.44%) CRM
4 45 (10.95%) ITIL
5 38 (9.25%) MVC
5 38 (9.25%) Software Engineering
6 33 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 31 (7.54%) Scrum
8 28 (6.81%) OO
9 26 (6.33%) ERP
9 26 (6.33%) SOA
9 26 (6.33%) Waterfall
10 24 (5.84%) TDD
11 23 (5.60%) Migration
11 23 (5.60%) Project Management
11 23 (5.60%) SDLC
12 22 (5.35%) Presales
13 19 (4.62%) BDD
13 19 (4.62%) Line Management
13 19 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (30.41%) SQL
2 104 (25.30%) C#
3 61 (14.84%) JavaScript
4 39 (9.49%) Java
5 28 (6.81%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.11%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.41%) Python
8 13 (3.16%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.68%) C++
9 11 (2.68%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.68%) X++
10 6 (1.46%) XAML
11 5 (1.22%) VB
11 5 (1.22%) VBA
12 4 (0.97%) Korn
12 4 (0.97%) Perl
12 4 (0.97%) Ruby
13 3 (0.73%) PHP
14 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 66 (16.06%) Degree
2 54 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (5.60%) MCSE
4 18 (4.38%) MCP
5 10 (2.43%) MCSA
6 7 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.70%) HND
7 6 (1.46%) CCNP
7 6 (1.46%) ISEB
7 6 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.22%) CCNA
8 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.97%) MCITP
9 4 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.73%) PMP
11 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.33%) SLA
2 14 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.43%) QA
4 3 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 87 (21.17%) Active Directory
2 65 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.03%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.87%) vSphere
5 7 (1.70%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.46%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.46%) XenApp
7 4 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.49%) NFS
9 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.24%) Samba
9 1 (0.24%) UAG
9 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (6.33%) SCCM
2 24 (5.84%) SCOM
3 10 (2.43%) Puppet
4 8 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.22%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.73%) WSUS
9 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.24%) EMC TimeFinder
9 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.24%) SCSM
9 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (18.00%) VMware
2 47 (11.44%) Oracle
3 31 (7.54%) Dell
4 27 (6.57%) Cisco
5 24 (5.84%) HP
6 19 (4.62%) EMC
7 18 (4.38%) IBM
8 15 (3.65%) Citrix
9 14 (3.41%) Kaspersky
9 14 (3.41%) Siemens
9 14 (3.41%) WatchGuard
10 12 (2.92%) Xamarin
11 9 (2.19%) Intel Security
12 7 (1.70%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.70%) Symantec
13 6 (1.46%) Avaya
13 6 (1.46%) Compaq
13 6 (1.46%) Sybase
14 4 (0.97%) Ab Initio
14 4 (0.97%) Sitecore
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £100000 per annum + PACKAGE depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, flexible working
Posted: 21 days ago
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Dynamic Nation
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Chess Telecom
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