The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Banbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 19 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 3.80% 7.14% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 15.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £22,500 £19,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 49.37% 47.62% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 9
Average salary £28,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £54,920
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
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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 13 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) QA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft