The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bath 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 Bath region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 54 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.29% - 5.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% - 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £21,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
90 101 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 26.16% 25.19% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 82 93 74
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
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MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

MCP
Salary Trend in Bath

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bath

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (66.67%) Ninject
2 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCAD
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CWNA
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (66.67%) Ninject
1 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCAD
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) CWNA
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware