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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 197 185 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.60% 14.03% 17.04%
As % of the Vendors category 36.89% 31.46% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 126 135 113
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
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
534 588 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.99% 44.58% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 350 345 317
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 26 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 168 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 167 (51.54%) .NET
3 159 (49.07%) C#
4 157 (48.46%) MS Excel
5 130 (40.12%) ASP.NET
6 103 (31.79%) JavaScript
7 100 (30.86%) SQL
8 99 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (28.40%) HTML
10 90 (27.78%) MVC
11 87 (26.85%) Windows
12 77 (23.77%) SharePoint
13 64 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 60 (18.52%) CSS
14 60 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 58 (17.90%) .NET Framework
16 52 (16.05%) Active Directory
17 51 (15.74%) Degree
18 49 (15.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 47 (14.51%) jQuery
20 43 (13.27%) AngularJS
21 41 (12.65%) TDD
22 40 (12.35%) Entity Framework
23 39 (12.04%) Web Services
24 38 (11.73%) VMware
24 38 (11.73%) Relational Database
25 37 (11.42%) NHibernate
25 37 (11.42%) Oracle
26 36 (11.11%) ITIL
26 36 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (23.77%) SharePoint
2 36 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 30 (9.26%) IIS
4 25 (7.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.23%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.23%) Lync
11 2 (0.62%) CMS
11 2 (0.62%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.31%) WordPress
12 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
Applications
1 157 (48.46%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.49%) MS Office
3 11 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.09%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.23%) MS Project
6 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.31%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (3.70%) Office 365
2 11 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.09%) Amazon S3
3 10 (3.09%) GitHub
3 10 (3.09%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (1.85%) Google Apps
4 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.33%) DNS
2 24 (7.41%) DHCP
2 24 (7.41%) Firewall
3 19 (5.86%) LAN
3 19 (5.86%) SAN
4 17 (5.25%) WAN
5 14 (4.32%) VPN
6 7 (2.16%) Internet
7 6 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.23%) NAS
10 3 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.93%) VLAN
10 3 (0.93%) IPv4
10 3 (0.93%) VoIP
10 3 (0.93%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.62%) HTTP
11 2 (0.62%) SSL
12 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (11.73%) Relational Database
4 36 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (2.78%) Big Data
11 8 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.47%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.23%) DTS
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (1.23%) OLAP
14 4 (1.23%) BODI
Development Applications
1 23 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.79%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.32%) Subversion
4 13 (4.01%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.78%) MSBuild
5 9 (2.78%) WatiN
5 9 (2.78%) Selenium
5 9 (2.78%) GitLab
6 8 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.47%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.93%) JIRA
8 2 (0.62%) MorphX
8 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.31%) Moq
9 1 (0.31%) MSTest
9 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 19 (5.86%) Finance
2 13 (4.01%) Back Office
3 10 (3.09%) Banking
4 9 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.54%) Advertising
6 5 (1.54%) Publishing
7 4 (1.23%) Billing
7 4 (1.23%) Retail
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
9 1 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.31%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 158 (48.77%) Developer
2 75 (23.15%) .NET Developer
3 59 (18.21%) Senior Developer
4 55 (16.98%) Analyst
5 32 (9.88%) C# Developer
6 29 (8.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (8.64%) Software Developer
8 20 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (5.25%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (4.94%) IT Support
11 15 (4.63%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.63%) Consultant
12 13 (4.01%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.01%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Junior
14 10 (3.09%) Test Analyst
15 9 (2.78%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (51.54%) .NET
2 130 (40.12%) ASP.NET
3 92 (28.40%) HTML
4 60 (18.52%) CSS
4 60 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (17.90%) .NET Framework
6 47 (14.51%) jQuery
7 43 (13.27%) AngularJS
8 40 (12.35%) Entity Framework
9 39 (12.04%) Web Services
10 37 (11.42%) NHibernate
11 29 (8.95%) Spring.NET
11 29 (8.95%) Castle Windsor
12 25 (7.72%) HTML5
13 22 (6.79%) LINQ
13 22 (6.79%) WinForms
13 22 (6.79%) XML
14 19 (5.86%) WCF
15 15 (4.63%) XSLT
16 13 (4.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.57%) User Experience
3 14 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.23%) Replication
6 4 (1.23%) Clustering
7 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.31%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.31%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.31%) EPoS
9 1 (0.31%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 87 (26.85%) Windows
2 34 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (9.88%) Windows 7
4 31 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (5.86%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 9 (2.78%) Android
8 6 (1.85%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.54%) Linux
10 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.78%) MVC
3 41 (12.65%) TDD
4 36 (11.11%) ITIL
5 35 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (10.80%) OO
6 34 (10.49%) Web Development
7 32 (9.88%) CRM
8 30 (9.26%) Open Source
9 29 (8.95%) ETL
9 29 (8.95%) UX Design
9 29 (8.95%) Software Engineering
10 26 (8.02%) SDLC
11 23 (7.10%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.56%) Project Management
13 17 (5.25%) Scrum
14 15 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.63%) Unit Testing
14 15 (4.63%) Load Balancing
14 15 (4.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 159 (49.07%) C#
2 103 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 100 (30.86%) SQL
4 32 (9.88%) T-SQL
5 12 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.16%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.85%) Java
9 5 (1.54%) VBA
10 4 (1.23%) C++
11 3 (0.93%) VBScript
11 3 (0.93%) VB
12 2 (0.62%) Python
12 2 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.62%) VB6
12 2 (0.62%) X++
13 1 (0.31%) XPath
13 1 (0.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.31%) PHP
13 1 (0.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (15.74%) Degree
3 15 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.40%) CCNP
4 11 (3.40%) CCNA
5 10 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.78%) MCSE
6 9 (2.78%) ISEB
7 8 (2.47%) MCP
8 5 (1.54%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.54%) MCSA
9 3 (0.93%) NCDA
9 3 (0.93%) MOS
9 3 (0.93%) CCA
9 3 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.62%) HND
10 2 (0.62%) MCITP
10 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.01%) SLA
2 9 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 52 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.17%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.56%) XenApp
5 15 (4.63%) vSphere
6 4 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.62%) NFS
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (7.72%) SCCM
2 16 (4.94%) SCOM
3 9 (2.78%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (11.73%) VMware
2 37 (11.42%) Oracle
3 27 (8.33%) Citrix
4 25 (7.72%) Cisco
5 14 (4.32%) HP
6 9 (2.78%) SAP
6 9 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.78%) Informatica
6 9 (2.78%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.47%) CheckPoint
7 8 (2.47%) Avaya
8 7 (2.16%) Altiris
8 7 (2.16%) NetApp
9 5 (1.54%) Mitel
9 5 (1.54%) EMC
10 4 (1.23%) Sybase
10 4 (1.23%) Hyland
10 4 (1.23%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.93%) Compaq
11 3 (0.93%) McAfee
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