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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 70 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.21% 0.91% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 2.55% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 19
Average salary £20,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
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
309 235 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 46.68% 35.66% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 219 163 169
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 11 (68.75%) MS Office
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) ITSM
5 7 (43.75%) Informatics
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) MCSE
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) MCITP
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) DHCP
8 4 (25.00%) MCSA
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco
10 2 (12.50%) Firewall
10 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 2 (12.50%) HP
11 1 (6.25%) EMC
11 1 (6.25%) CCNA
11 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (6.25%) Juniper
11 1 (6.25%) SAN
11 1 (6.25%) CA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.25%) WorkSite
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Service Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) MCITP
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago