The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 65 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.73% 3.96% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.56% 15.49% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Dorset

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

Qualifications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 71 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 26.35% 25.54% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 115 56 30
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

MCP
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bournemouth

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (88.24%) SQL
4 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 14 (82.35%) C#
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
4 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
4 14 (82.35%) CSS
4 14 (82.35%) MVC
4 14 (82.35%) Time Management
4 14 (82.35%) MCSD
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
6 8 (47.06%) SOA
6 8 (47.06%) Log4Net
6 8 (47.06%) IIS
6 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (47.06%) Active Record
6 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (47.06%) ELMAH
6 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) WCF
6 8 (47.06%) LINQ

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) ADSL
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
2 8 (47.06%) Log4Net
2 8 (47.06%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (47.06%) TeamCity
2 8 (47.06%) NUnit
2 8 (47.06%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) .NET Developer
2 14 (82.35%) C# Developer
2 14 (82.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 14 (82.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (47.06%) ELMAH
2 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) WCF
2 8 (47.06%) LINQ
2 8 (47.06%) NHibernate
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Framework
2 8 (47.06%) JSON
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
1 14 (82.35%) Time Management
2 8 (47.06%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) Active Record
3 6 (35.29%) QMS
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) MCSD
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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