The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP 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 Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 69 63
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.57% 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.09% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.11%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
MCP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
138 275 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 39.54% 52.58% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 105 96 141
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCP
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bracknell

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCP 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 MCP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Time Management
3 5 (62.50%) LANDesk
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) MCDBA
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) French Language
4 4 (50.00%) German Language
4 4 (50.00%) Italian Language
4 4 (50.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (50.00%) VMware

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCP 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 MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 4 (50.00%) French Language
1 4 (50.00%) German Language
1 4 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 4 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) MCDBA
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) OCA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) LANDesk
3 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle