The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - - 12.77%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,662 £31,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.21% -8.92%
MCP
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
46 18 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 49.46% 29.03% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 23
Average salary £25,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.65% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MCP
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

MCP Salary Trend in Basildon

MCP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft