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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 52 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.38% 2.34% 6.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 4.48% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
249 268 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 48.92% 52.24% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 165 143 132
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) ODBC
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
6 4 (44.44%) IIS
6 4 (44.44%) MS Access
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (44.44%) OCA
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (44.44%) MCDBA
6 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
6 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) ODBC
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) OCA
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) MCDBA
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (11.11%) MCPD
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago