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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 69 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.41% 0.24% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.01% 0.69% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £18,000 £28,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
198 145 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.57% 34.52% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 164 116 146
Median salary £42,500 £43,400 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.07% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WLAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008

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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) 3Com
4 1 (12.50%) Draytek
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
4 1 (12.50%) ZyXEL