Period
to 17 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 17 11
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 358 249 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.02% 11.80% 16.82%
As % of the Vendors category 34.03% 32.38% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 309 181 257
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,050
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +8.45%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,052 769 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 44.13% 36.43% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 743 467 709
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,550 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,950
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft.

1 156 (43.58%) SQL
2 110 (30.73%) .NET
3 104 (29.05%) SQL Server
4 94 (26.26%) C#
5 83 (23.18%) Finance
6 81 (22.63%) Windows
7 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (22.07%) Active Directory
9 72 (20.11%) MVC
10 64 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 63 (17.60%) ASP.NET
12 59 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (14.53%) ITIL
13 52 (14.53%) JavaScript
14 49 (13.69%) Oracle
15 47 (13.13%) Microsoft Office
16 45 (12.57%) HTML
17 43 (12.01%) ETL
17 43 (12.01%) Office 365
18 42 (11.73%) SharePoint
19 41 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
20 40 (11.17%) CRM
21 39 (10.89%) CSS
21 39 (10.89%) AngularJS
22 38 (10.61%) T-SQL
23 37 (10.34%) Analytics
24 36 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 35 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 34 (9.50%) Skype for Business
26 34 (9.50%) Windows Server

Microsoft
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 42 (11.73%) SharePoint
2 34 (9.50%) Skype for Business
3 20 (5.59%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.19%) IIS
4 15 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.68%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.40%) Apache
8 5 (1.40%) CMS
8 5 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.12%) JBoss
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.84%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.56%) Confluence
11 2 (0.56%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (13.13%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (8.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (5.03%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.68%) Dynamics SL
4 3 (0.84%) Primavera
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.28%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 64 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (12.01%) Office 365
3 24 (6.70%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (3.07%) Azure Data Factory
5 11 (3.07%) SaaS
6 10 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.96%) IaaS
8 6 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.68%) PaaS
9 4 (1.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.66%) Skype
2 15 (4.19%) DNS
3 14 (3.91%) SAN
4 13 (3.63%) LAN
5 11 (3.07%) DHCP
6 10 (2.79%) WAN
7 8 (2.23%) Firewall
8 7 (1.96%) Intranet
9 6 (1.68%) NAS
10 5 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.40%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.40%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.40%) VPN
11 4 (1.12%) CTI
11 4 (1.12%) Extranet
11 4 (1.12%) Network Security
11 4 (1.12%) VoIP
11 4 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.84%) SSH
12 3 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (9.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (6.70%) Power BI
5 24 (6.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (6.15%) Big Data
7 19 (5.31%) QlikView
8 16 (4.47%) MongoDB
8 16 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.47%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.63%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.07%) Data Lake
11 10 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (2.23%) IBM InfoSphere
12 8 (2.23%) OLTP
12 8 (2.23%) Spotfire
13 7 (1.96%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (6.70%) JIRA
2 22 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.12%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (0.56%) JMeter
6 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.28%) Selenium
7 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 83 (23.18%) Finance
2 22 (6.15%) Banking
3 21 (5.87%) Advertising
4 12 (3.35%) Legal
5 7 (1.96%) Retail
6 6 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Law
7 5 (1.40%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.12%) Marketing
9 3 (0.84%) French Language
9 3 (0.84%) German Language
9 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.56%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (34.36%) Developer
2 50 (13.97%) Consultant
3 49 (13.69%) Analyst
4 38 (10.61%) Architect
5 34 (9.50%) .NET Developer
6 33 (9.22%) C# Developer
6 33 (9.22%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
8 22 (6.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 22 (6.15%) IT Consultant
8 22 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 22 (6.15%) Senior IT Consultant
9 20 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 20 (5.59%) Software Developer
10 14 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (3.63%) Support Analyst
11 13 (3.63%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.35%) DBA
12 12 (3.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (30.73%) .NET
2 63 (17.60%) ASP.NET
3 45 (12.57%) HTML
4 41 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (10.89%) AngularJS
5 39 (10.89%) CSS
6 23 (6.42%) WCF
7 20 (5.59%) jQuery
8 19 (5.31%) REST
9 18 (5.03%) WPF
10 17 (4.75%) HTML5
11 16 (4.47%) .NET Core
11 16 (4.47%) .NET Framework
12 11 (3.07%) Entity Framework
12 11 (3.07%) Web Services
13 7 (1.96%) RESTful
14 6 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (1.40%) SignalR
15 5 (1.40%) SOAP
16 4 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.10%) Driving Licence
2 28 (7.82%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.75%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.35%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.23%) Clustering
6 8 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.23%) User Experience
7 6 (1.68%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.68%) Replication
8 5 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.84%) iPhone
11 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.56%) iPad
11 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.56%) Social Media
11 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (22.63%) Windows
2 34 (9.50%) Windows Server
3 23 (6.42%) Windows 7
4 21 (5.87%) Linux
5 20 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.91%) Windows 10
8 10 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.51%) Unix
10 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Solaris
11 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.28%) AIX
12 1 (0.28%) CentOS
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (20.11%) MVC
3 59 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (14.53%) ITIL
5 43 (12.01%) ETL
6 40 (11.17%) CRM
7 37 (10.34%) Analytics
8 31 (8.66%) Web Development
9 29 (8.10%) Collaborative Working
10 24 (6.70%) ITIL V3
10 24 (6.70%) TOGAF
11 23 (6.42%) Data Integration
11 23 (6.42%) Data Modelling
12 22 (6.15%) Open Source
12 22 (6.15%) SDLC
13 19 (5.31%) Data Virtualisation
13 19 (5.31%) OO
14 18 (5.03%) Customer Requirements
14 18 (5.03%) ERP
15 17 (4.75%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 156 (43.58%) SQL
2 94 (26.26%) C#
3 52 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.61%) T-SQL
5 25 (6.98%) Java
5 25 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 21 (5.87%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.35%) Python
8 6 (1.68%) R
9 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.56%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.56%) Korn
10 2 (0.56%) sed
10 2 (0.56%) VBA
10 2 (0.56%) X++
11 1 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (5.03%) Degree
2 17 (4.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.12%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.12%) PMP
6 3 (0.84%) ACCA
6 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.84%) MCITP
6 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.56%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.56%) CIMA
7 2 (0.56%) CISA
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.56%) CISSP
7 2 (0.56%) CRISC
7 2 (0.56%) HND
7 2 (0.56%) ISEB
7 2 (0.56%) MCP
7 2 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) SLA
2 11 (3.07%) PMO
3 4 (1.12%) COBIT
4 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 79 (22.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.91%) XenApp
4 12 (3.35%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.23%) vSphere
6 7 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.40%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.12%) NFS
8 4 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.84%) Samba
10 2 (0.56%) HDFS
10 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.56%) XenServer
11 1 (0.28%) Docker
11 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (4.19%) SCCM
2 7 (1.96%) SCOM
3 6 (1.68%) Ansible
4 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.12%) Puppet
5 2 (0.56%) MaaS360
5 2 (0.56%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.28%) Malwarebytes
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.28%) Packer
6 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (13.69%) Oracle
2 27 (7.54%) VMware
3 22 (6.15%) Cisco
4 21 (5.87%) Citrix
5 15 (4.19%) Tableau
6 13 (3.63%) HP
6 13 (3.63%) IBM
6 13 (3.63%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (3.35%) Avaya
8 10 (2.79%) Xamarin
9 8 (2.23%) Apple
9 8 (2.23%) Informatica
9 8 (2.23%) Netezza
9 8 (2.23%) Talend
10 7 (1.96%) NetApp
11 5 (1.40%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.40%) Palo Alto
11 5 (1.40%) RedGate
11 5 (1.40%) SAP
11 5 (1.40%) SolarWinds