The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 71 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.13% - 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.37% - 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 16
Median salary £31,000 - £18,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%

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

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 175 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.75% 21.53% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 191 129 162
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MCP
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MCP Salary Trend in Brighton

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (66.67%) Software Packaging
3 6 (66.67%) SLA
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Information Management
4 5 (55.56%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (55.56%) Change Control
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) MVC

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Service Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Software Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (55.56%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
3 5 (55.56%) Information Management
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
2 7 (77.78%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft