The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank 46 58 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.79% 2.13% 7.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.99% 4.42% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 29
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%
Microsoft Certification
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
143 249 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 39.83% 48.16% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 136
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) MCTS
4 13 (52.00%) MCSE
5 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (32.00%) Internet
7 8 (32.00%) MCITP
7 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (32.00%) MCDBA
7 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (32.00%) VoIP
7 8 (32.00%) MCP
7 8 (32.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) LANDesk
7 8 (32.00%) Time Management
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (32.00%) Network Management
7 8 (32.00%) Lync
7 8 (32.00%) Unified Communications
7 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (28.00%) HTML5
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
8 7 (28.00%) .NET

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (32.00%) Lync
1 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) VoIP
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
1 8 (32.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (16.00%) MS Access
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 4 (16.00%) French Language
1 4 (16.00%) German Language
1 4 (16.00%) Italian Language
1 4 (16.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Technical Support
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Technical Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Voice Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Build Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (28.00%) jQuery
1 7 (28.00%) HTML5
2 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) Ajax
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (24.00%) JSON
2 6 (24.00%) WCF
2 6 (24.00%) LINQ
3 4 (16.00%) ODBC
4 1 (4.00%) COM
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Time Management
1 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (32.00%) Network Management
2 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) JAQL
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) MCTS
2 13 (52.00%) MCSE
3 8 (32.00%) MCP
3 8 (32.00%) MCDBA
3 8 (32.00%) MCITP
3 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (16.00%) CCNA
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.00%) OCA
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (16.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Apple