The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 6 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 19.05% - 23.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% - 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Microsoft Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

Qualifications Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 28.57% 11.43% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bicester region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bicester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bicester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bicester

Microsoft Certification
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR