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 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 140 237 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.03% 18.76% 15.75%
As % of the Vendors category 37.63% 37.86% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 126
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.94% +1.33%  

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 372 626 548
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 37.27% 49.56% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 205 350 355
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.04% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 128 (48.12%) SQL Server
2 106 (39.85%) C#
3 97 (36.47%) .NET
4 82 (30.83%) Finance
5 79 (29.70%) SQL
6 76 (28.57%) Windows
7 74 (27.82%) ASP.NET
8 68 (25.56%) MVC
9 59 (22.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 57 (21.43%) Active Directory
11 56 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (20.30%) Windows Server
13 51 (19.17%) ITIL
14 49 (18.42%) JavaScript
15 48 (18.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (16.92%) VMware
16 45 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 38 (14.29%) HTML
17 38 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 37 (13.91%) CSS
18 37 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
19 34 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
20 33 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
20 33 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 33 (12.41%) AngularJS
21 32 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
21 32 (12.03%) Hyper-V
21 32 (12.03%) Oracle
22 29 (10.90%) MS Exchange

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 29 (10.90%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.40%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.89%) IIS
4 12 (4.51%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.63%) CMS
7 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.26%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.75%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.38%) Apache
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.77%) Office 365
3 13 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (3.38%) SaaS
6 8 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.75%) GitHub
7 2 (0.75%) IaaS
8 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.89%) Firewall
2 18 (6.77%) DNS
2 18 (6.77%) TCP/IP
3 16 (6.02%) WAN
4 14 (5.26%) DHCP
5 12 (4.51%) LAN
5 12 (4.51%) VPN
6 10 (3.76%) Network Security
6 10 (3.76%) Skype
7 8 (3.01%) SAN
7 8 (3.01%) VLAN
8 4 (1.50%) SSH
9 3 (1.13%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.75%) Internet
11 1 (0.38%) ADSL
11 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.38%) GoToMeeting
11 1 (0.38%) LDAP
11 1 (0.38%) WebEx
11 1 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (48.12%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.14%) Big Data
7 10 (3.76%) DTS
7 10 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.76%) RavenDB
8 9 (3.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (3.01%) MS Access
10 7 (2.63%) MySQL
10 7 (2.63%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.88%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.13%) Power BI
13 3 (1.13%) QlikView
13 3 (1.13%) Spotfire
13 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.89%) Bitbucket
3 13 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.38%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.26%) Selenium
6 5 (1.88%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.88%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.88%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.75%) Subversion
8 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.38%) Grunt
8 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.38%) MSI
8 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 82 (30.83%) Finance
2 11 (4.14%) Advertising
3 7 (2.63%) Banking
3 7 (2.63%) Retail
4 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.50%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Back Office
6 3 (1.13%) Local Government
7 2 (0.75%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (40.98%) Developer
2 46 (17.29%) .NET Developer
3 42 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 32 (12.03%) Consultant
4 32 (12.03%) Senior Developer
5 26 (9.77%) Analyst
6 24 (9.02%) SQL Developer
7 21 (7.89%) Database Developer
7 21 (7.89%) SQL Database Developer
8 17 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.02%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 15 (5.64%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.14%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (3.76%) .NET Software Developer
14 10 (3.76%) Support Engineer
15 8 (3.01%) 2nd Line Support
15 8 (3.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 8 (3.01%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (36.47%) .NET
2 74 (27.82%) ASP.NET
3 48 (18.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (14.29%) HTML
5 37 (13.91%) CSS
6 33 (12.41%) AngularJS
7 28 (10.53%) XML
8 19 (7.14%) HTML5
9 16 (6.02%) jQuery
10 15 (5.64%) CSS3
11 14 (5.26%) WCF
12 13 (4.89%) Ajax
13 12 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (4.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (1.88%) Gherkin
14 5 (1.88%) Middleware
14 5 (1.88%) ODBC
15 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (1.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (9.77%) Credit Risk
3 23 (8.65%) Hedge funds
4 18 (6.77%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.51%) Data Centre
7 11 (4.14%) Replication
8 8 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.88%) PKI
9 5 (1.88%) User Experience
10 3 (1.13%) Clustering
10 3 (1.13%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.13%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.75%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.38%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.57%) Windows
2 54 (20.30%) Windows Server
3 33 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (5.26%) AIX
7 12 (4.51%) Windows 10
8 10 (3.76%) Linux
9 6 (2.26%) Unix
9 6 (2.26%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.88%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.13%) Solaris
12 2 (0.75%) Android
12 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.38%) CentOS
13 1 (0.38%) HPUX
13 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.56%) MVC
2 56 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (19.17%) ITIL
4 34 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (9.77%) Software Engineering
6 25 (9.40%) Investment Management
7 21 (7.89%) SDLC
8 18 (6.77%) ITIL V3
9 17 (6.39%) Service Delivery
10 16 (6.02%) OO
11 15 (5.64%) Scrum
12 13 (4.89%) Analytics
12 13 (4.89%) Web Development
13 11 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.14%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (4.14%) ETL
14 10 (3.76%) Mobile Development
14 10 (3.76%) Process Improvement
14 10 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (3.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (39.85%) C#
2 79 (29.70%) SQL
3 49 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 26 (9.77%) VB.NET
5 23 (8.65%) VBA
6 22 (8.27%) PowerShell
7 17 (6.39%) T-SQL
8 14 (5.26%) Java
9 9 (3.38%) VB
9 9 (3.38%) VBScript
10 6 (2.26%) C++
10 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.50%) Perl
12 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.13%) PHP
12 3 (1.13%) Python
13 2 (0.75%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.75%) Korn
13 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (10.90%) Degree
2 23 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (5.64%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.01%) MCSE
6 7 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.26%) MCP
7 6 (2.26%) MCSA
7 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.88%) OCP
8 5 (1.88%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.88%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.50%) MCITP
10 3 (1.13%) CCA
11 2 (0.75%) HND
11 2 (0.75%) ISEB
11 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.77%) Basel III
2 11 (4.14%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) PMO
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) QA
4 2 (0.75%) SEPA
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 38 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.03%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.14%) vSphere
5 11 (4.14%) XenApp
6 6 (2.26%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.13%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.13%) NFS
7 3 (1.13%) Samba
8 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (9.02%) SCCM
2 13 (4.89%) SCOM
3 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.75%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.38%) MOM
6 1 (0.38%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.38%) SCSM
6 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (16.92%) VMware
2 32 (12.03%) Oracle
3 21 (7.89%) Perforce
4 13 (4.89%) Citrix
5 11 (4.14%) Xamarin
6 10 (3.76%) HP
7 8 (3.01%) Cisco
8 6 (2.26%) IBM
8 6 (2.26%) SAP
8 6 (2.26%) Symantec
9 5 (1.88%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.88%) Verint
10 4 (1.50%) Apple
10 4 (1.50%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.13%) Dell
11 3 (1.13%) EMC
11 3 (1.13%) MobileIron
11 3 (1.13%) Tableau
11 3 (1.13%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.75%) CommVault
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ofgem
Salary: From £29,200 to £35,795 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, good holidays
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Flexi-time, pension, medical++
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