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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 115 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCP 13 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.72% 0.50% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 1.76% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 22
Median salary £26,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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
606 567 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.52% 28.10% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 523 466 471
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 4 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) ITIL
4 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
5 11 (52.38%) MS Office
5 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
6 9 (42.86%) DHCP
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
7 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
8 7 (33.33%) CCNA
8 7 (33.33%) A+ Certification
8 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (33.33%) MCTS
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) WAN
10 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 5 (23.81%) LAN
10 5 (23.81%) MCSA

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) NAS
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) SSL
4 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) ADSL
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows XP
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCTS
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) MCDST
4 5 (23.81%) MCSA
5 4 (19.05%) MCITP
6 3 (14.29%) CCENT
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 3 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) 3Com
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Draytek
5 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 3 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) NETGEAR
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) ZyXEL
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) CommVault
7 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
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