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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 37 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 23 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.71% 4.63% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.31% 10.20% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 17
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,661 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -3.61%
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
223 196 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.70% 45.37% 48.73%
Number of salaries quoted 145 139 150
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Microsoft Certification.

1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 25 (64.10%) Windows
4 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
5 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
5 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (48.72%) MCSE
6 19 (48.72%) Cisco
7 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
7 18 (46.15%) LAN
7 18 (46.15%) WAN
7 18 (46.15%) Firewall
7 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
8 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (35.90%) SQL
10 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (28.21%) Linux
11 11 (28.21%) Citrix
11 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 11 (28.21%) CCNA
11 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (25.64%) SAN
12 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
12 10 (25.64%) Office 365
13 9 (23.08%) vSphere
13 9 (23.08%) MCITP
14 8 (20.51%) XenApp

Microsoft Certification
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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (17.95%) IIS
4 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Firewall
1 18 (46.15%) LAN
1 18 (46.15%) WAN
2 10 (25.64%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) Internet
4 5 (12.82%) Wireless
5 4 (10.26%) NAS
5 4 (10.26%) Skype
5 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.69%) Intranet
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.13%) DHCP
7 2 (5.13%) DNS
8 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Support Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) IT Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) IT Support
5 5 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Project Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) XML
1 2 (5.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Change Control
3 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) MCSE
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (28.21%) CCNA
5 9 (23.08%) MCITP
6 8 (20.51%) CCNP
6 8 (20.51%) MCSA
7 7 (17.95%) RHCA
8 6 (15.38%) MCP
8 6 (15.38%) RHCSA
9 4 (10.26%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (5.13%) Degree
11 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
11 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (23.08%) vSphere
5 8 (20.51%) XenApp
6 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco
4 11 (28.21%) Citrix
5 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.82%) Oracle
7 4 (10.26%) Sonus
8 2 (5.13%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) Juniper