The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.04% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -6.25%
MCP
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.01% 14.29% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 42
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -36.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MCP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bolton

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
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