The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 63 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.22% 0.72% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 1.75% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Median salary £22,000 £42,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.23% +107.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £30,900
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
MCP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
223 171 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 45.42% 41.01% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 200 110 214
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,699
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MCP
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MCP Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MCP
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCP 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MCP.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 8
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) MCSA
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) MCSE
5 9 (52.94%) DHCP
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
6 8 (47.06%) A+ Certification
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco
7 7 (41.18%) LAN
7 7 (41.18%) WLAN
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
7 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (41.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
7 7 (41.18%) DBS Check
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) IT Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Service Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Field Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 14 (82.35%) Windows 8
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) High Availability
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) MCSA
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCSE
3 8 (47.06%) A+ Certification
4 7 (41.18%) DBS Check
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.88%) CCENT
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Desktop
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.88%) 3Com
5 1 (5.88%) Draytek
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
5 1 (5.88%) ZyXEL