Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 246 428 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.13% 16.67% 14.75%
As % of the Vendors category 30.67% 32.85% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 183 264 256
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,350 £25,725 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,275 £50,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 802 1303 1079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 36.27% 50.74% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 472 705 711
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +1.23%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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.

1 137 (55.69%) SQL Server
2 95 (38.62%) C#
3 93 (37.80%) .NET
4 90 (36.59%) SQL
5 77 (31.30%) Finance
6 71 (28.86%) ASP.NET
7 70 (28.46%) MVC
8 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 52 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (21.14%) Windows
10 51 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 41 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
15 39 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
16 38 (15.45%) Degree
17 37 (15.04%) JavaScript
17 37 (15.04%) Active Directory
18 33 (13.41%) Git (software)
19 32 (13.01%) Investment Management
20 30 (12.20%) ITIL
21 27 (10.98%) VB.NET
21 27 (10.98%) Credit Risk
21 27 (10.98%) Basel III
21 27 (10.98%) Windows Server
22 26 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
22 26 (10.57%) Software Engineering
22 26 (10.57%) Oracle
22 26 (10.57%) HTML

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 23 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.69%) IIS
3 11 (4.47%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.44%) CMS
6 4 (1.63%) SAS
6 4 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.81%) Apache
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.41%) JBoss
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (8.13%) Office 365
3 10 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (2.85%) SaaS
6 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.03%) IaaS
7 3 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.69%) DNS
2 12 (4.88%) Firewall
3 11 (4.47%) DHCP
3 11 (4.47%) WAN
4 9 (3.66%) LAN
4 9 (3.66%) SAN
5 8 (3.25%) Skype
6 6 (2.44%) Network Security
7 5 (2.03%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.63%) VoIP
8 4 (1.63%) VPN
9 3 (1.22%) SSH
10 2 (0.81%) Internet
10 2 (0.81%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.81%) VLAN
11 1 (0.41%) ADSL
11 1 (0.41%) IPv4
11 1 (0.41%) LDAP
11 1 (0.41%) PBX
11 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (55.69%) SQL Server
2 51 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (17.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (10.16%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.07%) Power BI
8 9 (3.66%) MS Access
9 8 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (2.85%) Big Data
10 7 (2.85%) DTS
10 7 (2.85%) QlikView
11 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.03%) OLAP
13 4 (1.63%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.63%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (1.63%) PowerCenter
14 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.54%) Bitbucket
4 9 (3.66%) Moq
4 9 (3.66%) NUnit
4 9 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.85%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.85%) Subversion
6 6 (2.44%) JUnit
6 6 (2.44%) tSQLt
7 5 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.03%) HP UFT
7 5 (2.03%) LoadRunner
7 5 (2.03%) Selenium
8 4 (1.63%) Maven
8 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.81%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.81%) MSI
9 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 77 (31.30%) Finance
2 12 (4.88%) Banking
3 8 (3.25%) Retail
4 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.03%) Local Government
6 4 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.22%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Billing
8 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.81%) Law
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 110 (44.72%) Developer
2 45 (18.29%) C# Developer
3 42 (17.07%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.60%) SQL Developer
5 23 (9.35%) Analyst
6 22 (8.94%) Database Developer
6 22 (8.94%) SQL Database Developer
7 21 (8.54%) Software Developer
8 20 (8.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (6.10%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (6.10%) Consultant
10 15 (6.10%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 13 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.07%) Development Manager
12 10 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.66%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (37.80%) .NET
2 71 (28.86%) ASP.NET
3 52 (21.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (10.57%) CSS
4 26 (10.57%) HTML
4 26 (10.57%) XML
5 24 (9.76%) AngularJS
6 21 (8.54%) jQuery
7 13 (5.28%) .NET Framework
8 12 (4.88%) HTML5
9 10 (4.07%) Ajax
9 10 (4.07%) Entity Framework
9 10 (4.07%) Middleware
10 9 (3.66%) WCF
11 8 (3.25%) CSS3
12 6 (2.44%) SOAP
13 5 (2.03%) Gherkin
13 5 (2.03%) ODBC
13 5 (2.03%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (2.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.98%) Credit Risk
2 24 (9.76%) Hedge funds
3 20 (8.13%) Computer Science
4 18 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.47%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.07%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.03%) User Experience
9 4 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.63%) PKI
10 3 (1.22%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.81%) Clustering
11 2 (0.81%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (0.81%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.41%) Replication
12 1 (0.41%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.14%) Windows
2 27 (10.98%) Windows Server
3 18 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (6.10%) Linux
5 12 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.07%) AIX
7 8 (3.25%) Unix
8 5 (2.03%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.03%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.22%) Android
10 3 (1.22%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.81%) Solaris
12 1 (0.41%) CentOS
12 1 (0.41%) HPUX
12 1 (0.41%) Tru64
12 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.46%) MVC
2 45 (18.29%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (13.01%) Investment Management
5 30 (12.20%) ITIL
6 26 (10.57%) Software Engineering
7 17 (6.91%) SDLC
8 16 (6.50%) CRM
8 16 (6.50%) OO
8 16 (6.50%) TDD
8 16 (6.50%) Web Development
9 13 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.88%) Data Modelling
10 12 (4.88%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.47%) ETL
11 11 (4.47%) ITIL V3
12 10 (4.07%) Analytics
12 10 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (4.07%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.62%) C#
2 90 (36.59%) SQL
3 37 (15.04%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.98%) VB.NET
5 24 (9.76%) VBA
6 21 (8.54%) Java
7 20 (8.13%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.91%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.07%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.44%) C++
10 6 (2.44%) VB
11 4 (1.63%) PHP
11 4 (1.63%) VBScript
12 3 (1.22%) Perl
12 3 (1.22%) Python
13 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.45%) Degree
2 24 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.25%) MCP
5 7 (2.85%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.85%) MCTS
6 6 (2.44%) OCP
6 6 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.03%) MCSE
7 5 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (2.03%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.63%) MCAD
8 4 (1.63%) MCITP
8 4 (1.63%) MCSD
8 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.98%) Basel III
2 9 (3.66%) SLA
3 7 (2.85%) QA
4 3 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.81%) PMO
5 2 (0.81%) SEPA
System Software
1 37 (15.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.85%) vSphere
5 2 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.81%) NFS
5 2 (0.81%) Samba
6 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.66%) SCCM
2 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.63%) SCOM
4 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.81%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.81%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.41%) DameWare
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.41%) SCSM
6 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (10.57%) Oracle
2 25 (10.16%) VMware
3 21 (8.54%) Perforce
4 11 (4.47%) HP
5 9 (3.66%) IBM
6 8 (3.25%) Informatica
7 7 (2.85%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (2.44%) Cisco
8 6 (2.44%) Citrix
9 5 (2.03%) EMC
9 5 (2.03%) SAP
9 5 (2.03%) Verint
9 5 (2.03%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.63%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.63%) Tableau
11 3 (1.22%) Cognos
11 3 (1.22%) F5
11 3 (1.22%) McAfee
11 3 (1.22%) Sophos
11 3 (1.22%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £17,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago