Period
to 17 October 2017

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 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 117 91
Rank change year-on-year +11 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 38 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.71% 1.22% 2.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.54% 4.80% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 55
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £29,950 £22,000 £25,100
90th Percentile £50,100 £46,250 £53,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,900 £41,000 £42,116
% change year-on-year -0.24% -2.65% +22.08%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 445 583 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.99% 25.48% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 267 300 497
Glasgow median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,725 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certification in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) .NET
4 18 (47.37%) C#
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (44.74%) Degree
6 16 (42.11%) MCTS
7 15 (39.47%) MCAD
7 15 (39.47%) MCSD
7 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
8 14 (36.84%) MVC
8 14 (36.84%) TDD
8 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (34.21%) NUnit
9 13 (34.21%) OOD
9 13 (34.21%) OO
9 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
9 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (34.21%) Moq
9 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
10 9 (23.68%) MCSE
10 9 (23.68%) MCSA
11 8 (21.05%) ITIL
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
11 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.05%) QA
11 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection

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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) IaaS
1 6 (15.79%) PaaS
1 6 (15.79%) SaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) IPv4
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) UniData
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
1 13 (34.21%) Moq
1 13 (34.21%) NUnit
1 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) ERwin
3 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Service Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 8 (21.05%) Entity Framework
4 8 (21.05%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (13.16%) XML
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) Web Services
7 3 (7.89%) WinForms
8 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
9 1 (2.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.26%) FMCG
1 2 (5.26%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Data Modelling
3 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (36.84%) MVC
3 14 (36.84%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) OOD
5 8 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
7 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.53%) Service Management
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
9 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.89%) ETL
9 3 (7.89%) Line Management
10 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 16 (42.11%) MCTS
3 15 (39.47%) MCAD
3 15 (39.47%) MCSD
4 9 (23.68%) MCSA
4 9 (23.68%) MCSE
5 5 (13.16%) MCP
6 4 (10.53%) CISSP
7 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
7 2 (5.26%) OCP
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Certification
7 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) CCNA
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) McAfee
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) CommVault