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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 93 118 73
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -45
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 35 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.06% 1.03% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.29% 3.47% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 35
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
480 548 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.19% 29.65% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 388 432 375
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 August 2016.

Microsoft Certification Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 38 (55.88%) Windows
3 26 (38.24%) MCSE
4 23 (33.82%) DNS
5 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
5 22 (32.35%) ITIL
6 20 (29.41%) SQL
6 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 19 (27.94%) VMware
7 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
8 18 (26.47%) Cisco
9 17 (25.00%) .NET
10 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
11 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET
12 14 (20.59%) WAN
12 14 (20.59%) CCNA
12 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
13 13 (19.12%) MCP
13 13 (19.12%) Firewall
13 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (17.65%) Office 365
14 12 (17.65%) SLA
14 12 (17.65%) DHCP
15 11 (16.18%) Web Services
15 11 (16.18%) LAN
15 11 (16.18%) VPN
15 11 (16.18%) SAN

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 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.82%) CMS
4 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (8.82%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) DNS
2 14 (20.59%) WAN
3 13 (19.12%) Firewall
3 13 (19.12%) TCP/IP
4 12 (17.65%) DHCP
5 11 (16.18%) LAN
5 11 (16.18%) SAN
5 11 (16.18%) VPN
6 7 (10.29%) VoIP
7 6 (8.82%) Unified Communications
7 6 (8.82%) Wireless
8 4 (5.88%) Broadband
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.88%) NetScreen
8 4 (5.88%) SMTP
9 3 (4.41%) Internet
9 3 (4.41%) Skype
9 3 (4.41%) VLAN
10 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) Ingres
3 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Billing
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Analyst
2 10 (14.71%) Applications Support
2 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 7 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.82%) IT Support
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.35%) .NET Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) C# Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.18%) Web Services
4 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
5 6 (8.82%) CSS
5 6 (8.82%) HTML
5 6 (8.82%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) LAMP
6 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Blackberry
1 10 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.24%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Windows Server
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.71%) Linux
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) CRM
3 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.29%) Change Management
4 7 (10.29%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) Scrum
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.82%) MVC
5 6 (8.82%) OOP
5 6 (8.82%) Service Design
6 5 (7.35%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) Service Management
7 4 (5.88%) Data Security
8 3 (4.41%) DNA
8 3 (4.41%) Information Security
8 3 (4.41%) Line Management
8 3 (4.41%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.41%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.29%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) Java
4 3 (4.41%) VBScript
5 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 2 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) MCSE
2 14 (20.59%) CCNA
2 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (19.12%) MCP
4 11 (16.18%) MCSA
5 9 (13.24%) A+ Certification
6 8 (11.76%) Degree
6 8 (11.76%) MCITP
7 7 (10.29%) MCSD
8 5 (7.35%) CCENT
8 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (5.88%) MCTS
10 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.41%) MCDBA
11 2 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.94%) LPIC
11 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.94%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) vSphere
5 4 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.94%) NFS
8 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Firmware
8 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.47%) vCloud
8 1 (1.47%) XenApp
8 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.88%) SCCM
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.94%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.47%) MOM
5 1 (1.47%) Nagios
5 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.47%) SCSM
5 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.47%) vMotion
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) VMware
3 18 (26.47%) Cisco
4 11 (16.18%) HP
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix
6 6 (8.82%) Intel Security
6 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
6 6 (8.82%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.35%) 3Com
7 5 (7.35%) Draytek
7 5 (7.35%) NETGEAR
7 5 (7.35%) ZyXEL
8 4 (5.88%) Avaya
8 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.41%) arcserve
9 3 (4.41%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle
9 3 (4.41%) Remedy
9 3 (4.41%) Sophos
9 3 (4.41%) Symantec
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