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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 53 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.33% 1.72% 2.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 4.07% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 11
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
218 172 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 50.82% 42.16% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 147 129 139
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing MCP 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MCP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) MCSE
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
5 9 (69.23%) Finance
5 9 (69.23%) MCSA
5 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
6 8 (61.54%) Cisco
6 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (61.54%) Office 365
6 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (53.85%) vSphere
8 6 (46.15%) ITIL
8 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (46.15%) MCITP
9 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (30.77%) CCNA
10 4 (30.77%) DHCP
10 4 (30.77%) DNS
10 4 (30.77%) SQL
10 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (23.08%) Citrix
12 2 (15.38%) SAN
12 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
12 2 (15.38%) Oracle

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) MCSA
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (46.15%) MCITP
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat