The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 89 115 71
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -44
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 32 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.97% 1.16% 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.40% 3.70% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 40
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,050 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft Certification
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
500 594 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.77% 31.40% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 415 482 383
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Certification
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft Certification.

1 50 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 45 (62.50%) Windows
3 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
4 30 (41.67%) MCSE
5 27 (37.50%) DNS
6 25 (34.72%) ITIL
7 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
7 23 (31.94%) Windows Server
8 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
8 19 (26.39%) MS Exchange
9 18 (25.00%) VMware
10 17 (23.61%) DHCP
10 17 (23.61%) .NET
10 17 (23.61%) MCP
11 16 (22.22%) Cisco
12 15 (20.83%) LAN
12 15 (20.83%) WAN
12 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
12 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (19.44%) SQL
13 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (18.06%) Office 365
14 13 (18.06%) Citrix
14 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (18.06%) MCTS
15 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (16.67%) SLA
15 12 (16.67%) CCNA
15 12 (16.67%) MCSA
16 11 (15.28%) Web Services

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 19 (26.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (8.33%) CMS
4 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.33%) Umbraco
5 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.56%) IIS
7 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (37.50%) DNS
2 17 (23.61%) DHCP
3 15 (20.83%) LAN
3 15 (20.83%) WAN
4 11 (15.28%) SAN
4 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.89%) VPN
6 9 (12.50%) Firewall
7 6 (8.33%) VoIP
8 5 (6.94%) Unified Communications
9 4 (5.56%) Skype
10 3 (4.17%) Broadband
10 3 (4.17%) Internet
10 3 (4.17%) MPLS
10 3 (4.17%) VLAN
10 3 (4.17%) Wireless
11 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Ingres
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Billing
2 1 (1.39%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.50%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.72%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.72%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) C# Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) IT Support
8 5 (6.94%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) .NET
2 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (15.28%) Web Services
4 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (8.33%) CSS
5 6 (8.33%) HTML
5 6 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.39%) LAMP
6 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Clustering
2 8 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.11%) Linux
7 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
8 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.11%) CRM
4 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 7 (9.72%) Scrum
5 6 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.33%) MVC
5 6 (8.33%) OOP
6 5 (6.94%) Time Management
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) Data Security
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Service Design
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.17%) DNA
8 3 (4.17%) ITSM
8 3 (4.17%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) C#
3 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.17%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) VBScript
5 2 (2.78%) Perl
5 2 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) MCSE
2 17 (23.61%) MCP
3 13 (18.06%) MCTS
4 12 (16.67%) CCNA
4 12 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (16.67%) MCSA
5 11 (15.28%) A+ Certification
6 8 (11.11%) MCITP
7 7 (9.72%) Degree
7 7 (9.72%) MCSD
8 6 (8.33%) MCDST
8 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (6.94%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (4.17%) CCENT
10 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.17%) MCDBA
10 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.78%) CCA
11 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.33%) vSphere
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.78%) NFS
7 2 (2.78%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.39%) Firmware
8 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.39%) vCloud
8 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.56%) SCOM
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.78%) WSUS
6 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.39%) MOM
6 1 (1.39%) Nagios
6 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.39%) SCSM
6 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.39%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Cisco
4 13 (18.06%) Citrix
5 11 (15.28%) Intel Security
6 9 (12.50%) HP
7 6 (8.33%) Sitecore
8 5 (6.94%) Avaya
8 5 (6.94%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.56%) EMC
10 3 (4.17%) 3Com
10 3 (4.17%) arcserve
10 3 (4.17%) Draytek
10 3 (4.17%) NETGEAR
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) Remedy
10 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.17%) Sophos
10 3 (4.17%) Symantec
10 3 (4.17%) ZyXEL
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension,Benefits,Gym,Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago