Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 136 151
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 2.22% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Glasgow median annual salary £45,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.33% -3.23% -18.42%
10th Percentile £42,750 £24,450 £26,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £41,000 £43,375
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +56.86% -46.32%

MCP 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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 400 451 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.48% 19.75% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 279 261 352
Glasgow median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £27,700 £26,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -3.49% +7.50%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Glasgow

MCP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP in Glasgow.

Salary trend for MCP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) Release Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Release Automation
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft