The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury - - 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
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 Banbury region.

Qualifications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 40.82% 44.29% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 19
Average salary £41,250 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,920 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

MCP
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

MCP Salary Trend in Banbury

MCP
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory