Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 17 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.33% 2.44% 7.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.53% 7.69% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Aberdeen median annual salary £21,500 £19,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -29.63% -20.59%
10th Percentile £20,750 £17,500 £20,900
90th Percentile £22,250 £20,500 £32,700
Scotland median annual salary £43,250 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.49% +9.33% +10.29%

Microsoft Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 22.09% 31.71% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 32
Aberdeen median annual salary £43,750 £43,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% +17.01% -8.13%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,650 £20,250
90th Percentile £51,875 £53,850 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Microsoft Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Aberdeen

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft