The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 34 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.32% 11.84% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 25.00% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £23,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +73.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £40,000 £22,220
10% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £40,000 £23,980
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
MCP
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 44.74% 47.37% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 31 51
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

MCP
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

MCP Salary Trend in Abingdon

MCP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing MCP 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 MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing MCP 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 MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
Abingdon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago