Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 346 292 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.68% 15.30% 13.87%
As % of the Vendors category 34.88% 33.45% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 266 200 248
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £30,625 £25,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 992 873 1,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 44.97% 45.75% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 642 513 681
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £56,250 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +6.25% -

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 129 (37.28%) SQL Server
2 109 (31.50%) .NET
3 106 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (28.90%) SQL
5 95 (27.46%) C#
6 74 (21.39%) Finance
7 58 (16.76%) Windows
7 58 (16.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 57 (16.47%) MVC
9 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 54 (15.61%) Active Directory
11 52 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (14.45%) ASP.NET
13 47 (13.58%) ITIL
13 47 (13.58%) Dynamics AX
14 44 (12.72%) HTML
15 39 (11.27%) Advertising
16 38 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 38 (10.98%) Office 365
16 38 (10.98%) AngularJS
16 38 (10.98%) Dynamics 365
17 37 (10.69%) .NET Framework
17 37 (10.69%) CSS
17 37 (10.69%) SharePoint
18 36 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (9.83%) PowerShell
19 34 (9.83%) JavaScript
19 34 (9.83%) Project Management
20 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification

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 37 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 26 (7.51%) Skype for Business
3 13 (3.76%) IIS
4 11 (3.18%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.02%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.45%) SAS
10 3 (0.87%) Apache
10 3 (0.87%) CMS
10 3 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.58%) Confluence
11 2 (0.58%) Moodle
11 2 (0.58%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (6.65%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (13.58%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (7.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.73%) Dynamics SL
4 5 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.58%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.29%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (10.98%) Dynamics 365
2 38 (10.98%) Office 365
3 28 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (1.16%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.09%) Firewall
2 19 (5.49%) Skype
3 14 (4.05%) DNS
4 13 (3.76%) DHCP
5 11 (3.18%) VPN
6 10 (2.89%) Wireless
7 9 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.31%) VLAN
9 5 (1.45%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.16%) LAN
11 3 (0.87%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.87%) WAN
12 2 (0.58%) Broadband
12 2 (0.58%) Extranet
12 2 (0.58%) WLAN
13 1 (0.29%) ADSL
13 1 (0.29%) OSPF
13 1 (0.29%) SAN
13 1 (0.29%) Telnet
13 1 (0.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (37.28%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (7.51%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (7.23%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (5.78%) Power BI
8 11 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.60%) Big Data
9 9 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.31%) QlikView
11 6 (1.73%) MySQL
11 6 (1.73%) PowerCenter
12 5 (1.45%) OLAP
13 4 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (1.16%) OLTP
13 4 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
13 4 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 29 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.91%) Vagrant
3 13 (3.76%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.89%) Moq
4 10 (2.89%) NUnit
5 8 (2.31%) JIRA
5 8 (2.31%) MorphX
5 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.16%) Selenium
8 3 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.87%) Subversion
9 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.58%) ERwin
9 2 (0.58%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (21.39%) Finance
2 39 (11.27%) Advertising
3 16 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.45%) Legal
5 4 (1.16%) Banking
6 3 (0.87%) Law
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
7 2 (0.58%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Retail
7 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Local Government
8 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (32.37%) Developer
2 52 (15.03%) Analyst
3 47 (13.58%) .NET Developer
4 40 (11.56%) Consultant
5 32 (9.25%) C# Developer
6 28 (8.09%) Architect
7 26 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (4.05%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.05%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.76%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.76%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.76%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (3.47%) Senior Consultant
12 12 (3.47%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.50%) .NET
2 50 (14.45%) ASP.NET
3 44 (12.72%) HTML
4 38 (10.98%) AngularJS
5 37 (10.69%) .NET Framework
5 37 (10.69%) CSS
6 36 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (7.51%) Web Services
8 25 (7.23%) jQuery
9 23 (6.65%) Entity Framework
10 14 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (2.89%) XML
12 8 (2.31%) React
12 8 (2.31%) SignalR
13 7 (2.02%) WCF
14 6 (1.73%) HTML5
15 5 (1.45%) RESTful
16 4 (1.16%) SOAP
16 4 (1.16%) Unity DI Container
16 4 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.18%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.31%) User Experience
6 7 (2.02%) iPhone
6 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.73%) Clustering
8 5 (1.45%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.16%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) FMCG
11 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.58%) PKI
11 2 (0.58%) Replication
12 1 (0.29%) Handset
12 1 (0.29%) LIMS
12 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.76%) Windows
2 30 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 24 (6.94%) Linux
4 15 (4.34%) Windows 7
5 14 (4.05%) CentOS
5 14 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.05%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.02%) Unix
10 6 (1.73%) Solaris
10 6 (1.73%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.87%) Android
12 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.64%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.47%) MVC
3 52 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (13.58%) ITIL
5 34 (9.83%) Project Management
6 30 (8.67%) ERP
7 29 (8.38%) CRM
8 25 (7.23%) Mentoring
8 25 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 23 (6.65%) OO
10 23 (6.65%) Web Development
11 22 (6.36%) ETL
12 20 (5.78%) DevOps
13 19 (5.49%) Analytics
13 19 (5.49%) Configuration Management
13 19 (5.49%) Migration
14 17 (4.91%) Change Management
14 17 (4.91%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.90%) SQL
2 95 (27.46%) C#
3 34 (9.83%) JavaScript
3 34 (9.83%) PowerShell
4 25 (7.23%) Python
5 17 (4.91%) Java
6 16 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 14 (4.05%) Ruby
8 12 (3.47%) X++
9 8 (2.31%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.16%) R
11 3 (0.87%) C
11 3 (0.87%) Perl
11 3 (0.87%) PHP
11 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.29%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) XAML
13 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (6.36%) Degree
3 20 (5.78%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.76%) PMP
5 11 (3.18%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.60%) MCAD
6 9 (2.60%) MCSD
6 9 (2.60%) MCTS
7 8 (2.31%) MCSE
8 5 (1.45%) ISEB
8 5 (1.45%) MCP
8 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.16%) OCP
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.87%) MCSA
10 3 (0.87%) OCA
11 2 (0.58%) CCIE
11 2 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.91%) QA
2 8 (2.31%) PMO
2 8 (2.31%) SLA
3 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.87%) GMP
4 1 (0.29%) Basel III
4 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 54 (15.61%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.05%) Docker
3 14 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.18%) XenApp
5 10 (2.89%) vSphere
6 8 (2.31%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.16%) XenServer
9 3 (0.87%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (4.34%) SCCM
2 14 (4.05%) Packer
3 10 (2.89%) SCOM
4 6 (1.73%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.73%) Malwarebytes
4 6 (1.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.87%) Ansible
6 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.87%) Puppet
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.29%) AppManager
8 1 (0.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (7.23%) Oracle
2 24 (6.94%) VMware
3 18 (5.20%) Citrix
4 17 (4.91%) Cisco
5 11 (3.18%) SAP
6 9 (2.60%) JD Edwards
7 8 (2.31%) HP
7 8 (2.31%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (2.02%) Avaya
8 7 (2.02%) Dell
8 7 (2.02%) IBM
9 6 (1.73%) Apple
9 6 (1.73%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.73%) Sophos
9 6 (1.73%) Symantec
9 6 (1.73%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.16%) Tableau
10 4 (1.16%) Veritas
11 3 (0.87%) CheckPoint