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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 5 6 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 377 252 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.47% 17.72% 16.83%
As % of the Vendors category 58.54% 47.73% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 189 141 130
10th Percentile £29,800 £29,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,625
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 644 528 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.67% 37.13% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 325 319 259
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £29,950
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £38,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.85%
75th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Glasgow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft in Glasgow over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 236 (62.60%) Azure
2 143 (37.93%) Agile
3 134 (35.54%) Social Skills
4 112 (29.71%) DevOps
5 106 (28.12%) AWS
6 104 (27.59%) .NET
7 102 (27.06%) Problem-Solving
8 99 (26.26%) SQL Server
9 95 (25.20%) SQL
10 93 (24.67%) Analytics
11 90 (23.87%) C#
12 87 (23.08%) Power Platform
13 81 (21.49%) Microsoft 365
14 74 (19.63%) Data Analytics
15 71 (18.83%) Finance
16 69 (18.30%) QA
16 69 (18.30%) Mentoring
17 68 (18.04%) Cybersecurity
18 64 (16.98%) Python
19 62 (16.45%) Information Security
20 59 (15.65%) GCP
21 54 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
22 53 (14.06%) Relational Database
23 52 (13.79%) Data Science
24 51 (13.53%) React
25 49 (13.00%) Big Data
25 49 (13.00%) Machine Learning
25 49 (13.00%) .NET Framework
26 46 (12.20%) ASP.NET
27 45 (11.94%) JavaScript

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 36 (9.55%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (3.18%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.18%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.53%) CMS
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.53%) IIS
5 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.27%) nginx
6 1 (0.27%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.59%) SAP APO
2 6 (1.59%) SAP MDG
3 4 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 236 (62.60%) Azure
2 106 (28.12%) AWS
3 87 (23.08%) Power Platform
4 81 (21.49%) Microsoft 365
5 59 (15.65%) GCP
6 45 (11.94%) Azure DevOps
7 33 (8.75%) SaaS
8 31 (8.22%) Dynamics 365
9 27 (7.16%) OneDrive
10 25 (6.63%) Yammer
11 22 (5.84%) Azure Logic Apps
12 19 (5.04%) Serverless
13 18 (4.77%) Azure Functions
13 18 (4.77%) Azure Service Bus
14 13 (3.45%) Azure Sentinel
14 13 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (2.65%) Azure Data Factory
16 6 (1.59%) Amazon GuardDuty
16 6 (1.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.45%) WAN
2 12 (3.18%) LAN
3 11 (2.92%) DHCP
3 11 (2.92%) DNS
4 10 (2.65%) Firewall
5 7 (1.86%) SAN
6 5 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.33%) VPN
6 5 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.06%) Network Security
7 4 (1.06%) PPP
8 2 (0.53%) ATM
8 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.53%) Internet
8 2 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.53%) Softphone
8 2 (0.53%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.27%) ADSL
9 1 (0.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.06%) Relational Database
3 49 (13.00%) Big Data
4 40 (10.61%) Power BI
5 26 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (4.51%) Data Lake
7 17 (4.51%) MySQL
8 15 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (3.45%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.18%) Redis
11 11 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (2.39%) Tableau
13 7 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.59%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (1.06%) Qlik Sense
16 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (5.57%) JIRA
2 11 (2.92%) ER Studio
2 11 (2.92%) ERwin
3 7 (1.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.86%) Zephyr
4 6 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.59%) JMeter
4 6 (1.59%) Protractor
4 6 (1.59%) Rational Quality Manager
4 6 (1.59%) Selenium
4 6 (1.59%) SpecFlow
4 6 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.27%) git-flow
6 1 (0.27%) Grunt
6 1 (0.27%) gulp
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 134 (35.54%) Social Skills
2 71 (18.83%) Finance
3 37 (9.81%) Games
4 22 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.71%) Presentation Skills
6 13 (3.45%) Public Sector
7 12 (3.18%) Banking
7 12 (3.18%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.92%) Law
9 9 (2.39%) Marketing
10 8 (2.12%) Legal
11 7 (1.86%) Publishing
12 3 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.80%) Retail
13 2 (0.53%) Local Government
13 2 (0.53%) Police
14 1 (0.27%) Advertising
14 1 (0.27%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.27%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 107 (28.38%) Developer
2 48 (12.73%) Analyst
3 45 (11.94%) Senior Developer
4 39 (10.34%) Trainee
5 34 (9.02%) .NET Developer
6 27 (7.16%) IT Support
7 25 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (6.63%) C# Developer
8 24 (6.37%) SaaS Developer
8 24 (6.37%) WinForms Developer
9 23 (6.10%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 23 (6.10%) SharePoint Developer
10 19 (5.04%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.24%) Architect
11 16 (4.24%) Consultant
11 16 (4.24%) Junior
12 14 (3.71%) Administrator
13 13 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.18%) Lead Software Engineer
15 11 (2.92%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (27.59%) .NET
2 51 (13.53%) React
3 49 (13.00%) .NET Framework
4 46 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 38 (10.08%) Spring
6 35 (9.28%) HTML
7 34 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (7.69%) COM
9 27 (7.16%) Entity Framework
10 24 (6.37%) WinForms
11 20 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 19 (5.04%) XML
13 17 (4.51%) CSS
14 16 (4.24%) AngularJS
15 12 (3.18%) ASP.NET Core
15 12 (3.18%) Redux
15 12 (3.18%) RxJS
16 11 (2.92%) .NET Core
16 11 (2.92%) CSS3
16 11 (2.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.61%) Algorithms
2 21 (5.57%) Data Structures
3 18 (4.77%) Low-Code
4 17 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.98%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.71%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.45%) Cloud Native
7 13 (3.45%) IoT
8 9 (2.39%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.12%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.59%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.06%) User Experience
12 3 (0.80%) e-Health
12 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.80%) PKI
12 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
13 2 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.08%) Windows
2 16 (4.24%) Windows Server
3 10 (2.65%) Linux
4 8 (2.12%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.53%) Unix
8 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (37.93%) Agile
2 112 (29.71%) DevOps
3 102 (27.06%) Problem-Solving
4 93 (24.67%) Analytics
5 74 (19.63%) Data Analytics
6 69 (18.30%) Mentoring
7 68 (18.04%) Cybersecurity
8 62 (16.45%) Information Security
9 54 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (13.79%) Data Science
11 49 (13.00%) Machine Learning
12 45 (11.94%) Data Architecture
13 44 (11.67%) Visualisation
14 41 (10.88%) Data Engineering
15 38 (10.08%) Migration
16 37 (9.81%) Security Management
16 37 (9.81%) SFIA
16 37 (9.81%) Threat Analysis
17 36 (9.55%) MVC
18 34 (9.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 95 (25.20%) SQL
2 90 (23.87%) C#
3 64 (16.98%) Python
4 45 (11.94%) JavaScript
5 44 (11.67%) PowerShell
6 43 (11.41%) Java
7 40 (10.61%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.92%) R
9 9 (2.39%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.33%) C++
10 5 (1.33%) VB
11 3 (0.80%) C
12 2 (0.53%) Bash
12 2 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.53%) VB6
13 1 (0.27%) Perl
13 1 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (8.49%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.37%) Degree
4 6 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.33%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.06%) CCNA
6 4 (1.06%) CISSP
6 4 (1.06%) HNC
7 3 (0.80%) MCSE
8 2 (0.53%) CISM
8 2 (0.53%) CIW
8 2 (0.53%) CRISC
8 2 (0.53%) OCA
8 2 (0.53%) OCP
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (18.30%) QA
2 36 (9.55%) SLA
3 11 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.39%) GDPR
5 8 (2.12%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.53%) NIST
8 1 (0.27%) GMP
8 1 (0.27%) Good Clinical Practice
8 1 (0.27%) IFRS
8 1 (0.27%) IFRS 17
8 1 (0.27%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.27%) NCSC
8 1 (0.27%) PMO
8 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 35 (9.28%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.84%) Docker
3 12 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.65%) SCCM
2 6 (1.59%) HP ALM
2 6 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 3 (0.80%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.53%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Nessus
5 1 (0.27%) Podman
5 1 (0.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.27%) Terraform
5 1 (0.27%) WSUS
5 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (7.16%) Google
2 22 (5.84%) Oracle
3 18 (4.77%) Adobe
4 14 (3.71%) Apple
5 12 (3.18%) Cisco
6 11 (2.92%) VMware
7 8 (2.12%) Teradata
8 7 (1.86%) IBM
8 7 (1.86%) Okta
8 7 (1.86%) SAP
9 6 (1.59%) Databricks
9 6 (1.59%) HP
10 4 (1.06%) BMC
10 4 (1.06%) Dell
10 4 (1.06%) Remedy
11 3 (0.80%) Citrix
11 3 (0.80%) MobileIron
12 2 (0.53%) Meraki
12 2 (0.53%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.53%) Snow