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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 105 115 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 25 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 1.11% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.24% 3.74% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 46
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,240
% change year-on-year
- +3.47%
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
477 561 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.88% 29.59% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 380 451 419
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,875 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £58,225 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) Windows
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
4 21 (36.21%) ITIL
4 21 (36.21%) Active Directory
5 19 (32.76%) DNS
5 19 (32.76%) MCSE
6 17 (29.31%) .NET
6 17 (29.31%) VMware
7 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
8 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
8 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
8 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
9 14 (24.14%) Cisco
10 13 (22.41%) MCP
10 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (20.69%) SLA
12 11 (18.97%) Firewall
12 11 (18.97%) CCNA
12 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.97%) WAN
12 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (17.24%) DHCP
13 10 (17.24%) Web Services
13 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (15.52%) MCSA
14 9 (15.52%) CRM

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 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.34%) CMS
4 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (10.34%) Umbraco
5 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
6 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) DNS
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.97%) WAN
3 10 (17.24%) DHCP
4 8 (13.79%) VPN
5 7 (12.07%) LAN
5 7 (12.07%) SAN
5 7 (12.07%) VoIP
6 5 (8.62%) Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) Broadband
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 4 (6.90%) NetScreen
7 4 (6.90%) SMTP
8 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.17%) VLAN
9 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.45%) NAS
9 2 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) Ingres
3 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Analyst
1 10 (17.24%) Applications Support
1 10 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) IT Support
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 5 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# Programmer
5 5 (8.62%) Programmer
5 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) .NET
2 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.24%) Web Services
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.07%) CSS
6 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 6 (10.34%) jQuery
7 1 (1.72%) LAMP
7 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 7 (12.07%) Clustering
2 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.90%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.90%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
6 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.72%) iSeries
6 1 (1.72%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.07%) Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) CRM
3 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Change Management
4 7 (12.07%) Scrum
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
5 6 (10.34%) OOP
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.62%) Service Design
7 3 (5.17%) Information Security
7 3 (5.17%) Line Management
7 3 (5.17%) Project Management
7 3 (5.17%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (3.45%) Data Security
8 2 (3.45%) Document Management
8 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.45%) Migration
8 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.07%) C#
4 3 (5.17%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) VBScript
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) MCSE
2 13 (22.41%) MCP
3 11 (18.97%) CCNA
3 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (15.52%) MCSA
5 7 (12.07%) MCITP
5 7 (12.07%) MCSD
6 6 (10.34%) Degree
7 5 (8.62%) A+ Certification
7 5 (8.62%) MCTS
8 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.17%) CCENT
9 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.72%) CCA
10 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.72%) HNC
10 1 (1.72%) HND
10 1 (1.72%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (36.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (6.90%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) XenApp
7 1 (1.72%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.72%) Firmware
7 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.72%) NFS
7 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.72%) vCloud
7 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (5.17%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) SCOM
3 2 (3.45%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.45%) WSUS
4 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.72%) MOM
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.72%) SCSM
4 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) vMotion
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 14 (24.14%) Cisco
4 9 (15.52%) Citrix
5 8 (13.79%) HP
6 6 (10.34%) Sitecore
7 4 (6.90%) arcserve
7 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.90%) Intel Security
7 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.90%) Sophos
8 3 (5.17%) 3Com
8 3 (5.17%) Draytek
8 3 (5.17%) NETGEAR
8 3 (5.17%) Remedy
8 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
8 3 (5.17%) Symantec
8 3 (5.17%) ZyXEL
9 2 (3.45%) EMC
9 2 (3.45%) Sage
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