The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 98 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 20 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.68% 1.32% 2.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.10% 4.68% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 25
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -27.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,910 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,125 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% +0.34%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 247 363 328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 20.69% 28.25% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 148 169 227
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Glasgow

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) MCSE
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) MCP
5 7 (25.00%) MCSA
5 7 (25.00%) HP
5 7 (25.00%) MCTS
5 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) IaaS
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
7 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
7 5 (17.86%) OCP
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (17.86%) SAP Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 5 (17.86%) SAP
7 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB

Microsoft Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) IaaS
2 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) PaaS
3 4 (14.29%) SaaS
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) IPv4
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (3.57%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Cucumber
1 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Moq
3 3 (10.71%) NUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Billing
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Wintel Support
4 3 (10.71%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
3 3 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) LLBLGen Pro
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
4 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.86%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) MCSE
2 8 (28.57%) MCP
3 7 (25.00%) MCSA
3 7 (25.00%) MCTS
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
4 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
5 5 (17.86%) OCP
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SAP Certification
6 4 (14.29%) CISSP
6 4 (14.29%) MCAD
6 4 (14.29%) MCITP
6 4 (14.29%) MCSD
7 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.57%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.57%) SCSM
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
6 2 (7.14%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) Adobe
7 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.57%) Nintex
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Telerik
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago