Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 138 149
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 1.56% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Glasgow median annual salary £25,500 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% -4.46% -18.65%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,450 £24,875
90th Percentile £39,250 £41,000 £43,525
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £39,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -23.08% +52.94% -43.02%

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 383 449 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.39% 20.09% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 273 271 299
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.33%
10th Percentile £25,600 £27,500 £25,700
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.61% -2.35% +6.25%

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

MCP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MCP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) CCENT
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2

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 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Management
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCENT
3 4 (57.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Google