The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 116 119 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 0.56% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 1.96% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 27
Median salary £23,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
MCP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
551 560 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.07% 28.75% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 474 480 479
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MCP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bristol

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MCP.

1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
6 14 (58.33%) MS Office
6 14 (58.33%) ITIL
7 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
7 11 (45.83%) DHCP
8 10 (41.67%) DNS
9 9 (37.50%) CCNA
9 9 (37.50%) Cisco
9 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (37.50%) VMware
10 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
10 8 (33.33%) HP
10 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
11 7 (29.17%) Citrix
11 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
11 7 (29.17%) MCTS
11 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
12 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) WAN
12 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (25.00%) LAN
13 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
13 5 (20.83%) Linux

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Office
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DHCP
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) PBX
7 1 (4.17%) ADSL
7 1 (4.17%) Broadband
7 1 (4.17%) Firewall
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 3 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Time Management
3 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNA
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
3 7 (29.17%) MCTS
3 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) MCDST
5 5 (20.83%) MCSA
6 3 (12.50%) CCENT
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (12.50%) MCITP
6 3 (12.50%) MCSE
6 3 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.33%) WSUS
5 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) 3Com
5 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Draytek
5 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) NETGEAR
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Sophos
5 3 (12.50%) ZyXEL
6 2 (8.33%) Panasonic
7 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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