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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 15 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 164 204 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.69% 14.73% 13.76%
As % of the Vendors category 29.98% 32.33% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 121
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
547 631 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.34% 45.56% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 354 321 383
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 186 (51.24%) SQL Server
2 176 (48.48%) MS Excel
3 154 (42.42%) .NET
4 133 (36.64%) C#
5 121 (33.33%) SQL
6 114 (31.40%) ASP.NET
7 97 (26.72%) JavaScript
8 93 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (24.52%) HTML
10 88 (24.24%) MVC
11 87 (23.97%) Windows
12 77 (21.21%) SharePoint
13 66 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 60 (16.53%) CSS
15 55 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 53 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 52 (14.33%) .NET Framework
18 48 (13.22%) jQuery
19 47 (12.95%) T-SQL
20 46 (12.67%) Degree
20 46 (12.67%) AngularJS
21 44 (12.12%) TDD
21 44 (12.12%) Active Directory
21 44 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
22 40 (11.02%) MS Office
22 40 (11.02%) ITIL
22 40 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 38 (10.47%) Web Development
23 38 (10.47%) ETL
23 38 (10.47%) Relational Database

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 77 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 37 (10.19%) IIS
3 28 (7.71%) MS Exchange
4 14 (3.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (2.75%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.93%) WorkSite
9 6 (1.65%) Lync
10 5 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.38%) CMS
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.55%) JBoss
11 2 (0.55%) MTS
11 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 176 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 40 (11.02%) MS Office
3 20 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.48%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.93%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.83%) MS Project
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.61%) Office 365
2 14 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.10%) GitHub
5 4 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.55%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.28%) Trello
7 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.99%) DNS
2 22 (6.06%) DHCP
3 20 (5.51%) LAN
3 20 (5.51%) Firewall
4 18 (4.96%) WAN
4 18 (4.96%) VPN
5 15 (4.13%) SAN
6 10 (2.75%) Internet
7 9 (2.48%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.38%) NAS
9 4 (1.10%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.10%) ADSL
9 4 (1.10%) Broadband
9 4 (1.10%) 3G
9 4 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.10%) SSH
10 3 (0.83%) VoIP
10 3 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.83%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (51.24%) SQL Server
2 55 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (10.47%) Relational Database
5 23 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.75%) DTS
9 9 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.20%) Big Data
11 7 (1.93%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.93%) MySQL
11 7 (1.93%) MS Access
11 7 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.65%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 11 (3.03%) Subversion
3 10 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.48%) JIRA
5 7 (1.93%) Selenium
5 7 (1.93%) WatiN
5 7 (1.93%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.93%) MSBuild
5 7 (1.93%) SpecFlow
5 7 (1.93%) GitLab
6 2 (0.55%) MorphX
6 2 (0.55%) MSI
7 1 (0.28%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.28%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (9.09%) Finance
2 14 (3.86%) Back Office
3 12 (3.31%) Banking
4 9 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.93%) Legal
6 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.10%) Law
7 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.10%) Billing
8 3 (0.83%) International Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Retail
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (40.50%) Developer
2 71 (19.56%) .NET Developer
3 54 (14.88%) Analyst
4 41 (11.29%) C# Developer
5 37 (10.19%) Senior Developer
6 35 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (6.34%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (5.23%) IT Support
10 17 (4.68%) DBA
11 16 (4.41%) Consultant
11 16 (4.41%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (4.13%) SQL Developer
13 13 (3.58%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (3.31%) Technical Leader
14 12 (3.31%) Support Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Support Engineer
15 10 (2.75%) Programmer
16 9 (2.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (42.42%) .NET
2 114 (31.40%) ASP.NET
3 89 (24.52%) HTML
4 66 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (16.53%) CSS
6 52 (14.33%) .NET Framework
7 48 (13.22%) jQuery
8 46 (12.67%) AngularJS
9 35 (9.64%) Entity Framework
10 27 (7.44%) Web Services
11 25 (6.89%) Spring.NET
11 25 (6.89%) Castle Windsor
12 23 (6.34%) NHibernate
13 20 (5.51%) HTML5
14 19 (5.23%) WCF
15 16 (4.41%) WinForms
16 14 (3.86%) XML
17 13 (3.58%) Hibernate
18 12 (3.31%) WPF
19 11 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.99%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.13%) User Experience
4 12 (3.31%) Replication
5 10 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.20%) iPad
6 8 (2.20%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.10%) Clustering
9 3 (0.83%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.55%) Social Gaming
10 2 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) AS400
11 1 (0.28%) Statistics
11 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (23.97%) Windows
2 33 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 28 (7.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (6.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (5.51%) Windows XP
6 15 (4.13%) Linux
6 15 (4.13%) Android
7 7 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.93%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.93%) AIX
8 5 (1.38%) Solaris
8 5 (1.38%) UNIX
9 3 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.55%) Tru64
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (24.24%) MVC
3 44 (12.12%) TDD
3 44 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (11.02%) ITIL
5 38 (10.47%) ETL
5 38 (10.47%) Web Development
6 37 (10.19%) CRM
7 31 (8.54%) Software Engineering
8 29 (7.99%) Open Source
9 28 (7.71%) OO
10 26 (7.16%) SDLC
11 22 (6.06%) Scrum
12 21 (5.79%) Project Management
12 21 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (5.79%) Mentoring
13 17 (4.68%) Unit Testing
14 16 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.41%) Analytics
15 15 (4.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 133 (36.64%) C#
2 121 (33.33%) SQL
3 97 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 47 (12.95%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.41%) Java
5 16 (4.41%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.65%) VBA
8 5 (1.38%) Python
9 4 (1.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.10%) C++
10 3 (0.83%) VB
10 3 (0.83%) X++
11 2 (0.55%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.55%) Ruby
11 2 (0.55%) Korn
11 2 (0.55%) C
12 1 (0.28%) VBScript
12 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (14.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (12.67%) Degree
3 14 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.31%) CCNA
4 12 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (3.03%) ISEB
6 10 (2.75%) CCNP
7 7 (1.93%) MCP
8 6 (1.65%) HND
8 6 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.38%) NCDA
9 5 (1.38%) MCSE
10 4 (1.10%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.10%) NVQ Level 3
11 3 (0.83%) PMP
11 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.83%) MOS
11 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.55%) CCA
12 2 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.06%) SLA
2 15 (4.13%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.41%) XenApp
5 13 (3.58%) vSphere
6 6 (1.65%) NFS
7 5 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.10%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.10%) Samba
8 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.55%) UAG
10 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (6.61%) SCCM
2 16 (4.41%) SCOM
3 8 (2.20%) SCVMM
3 8 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.83%) WSUS
6 2 (0.55%) Puppet
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.55%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.55%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (9.92%) VMware
2 35 (9.64%) Oracle
3 26 (7.16%) Citrix
4 17 (4.68%) Cisco
5 11 (3.03%) NetApp
6 10 (2.75%) SAP
7 9 (2.48%) HP
7 9 (2.48%) Xamarin
8 8 (2.20%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.93%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.93%) Symantec
9 7 (1.93%) EMC
9 7 (1.93%) Informatica
10 6 (1.65%) CommVault
10 6 (1.65%) Perforce
11 4 (1.10%) Sybase
12 3 (0.83%) Avaya
12 3 (0.83%) Hyland
12 3 (0.83%) McAfee
12 3 (0.83%) Google
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