The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 106 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 1.98% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 6.11% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 29
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -13.04%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
464 737 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.78% 32.42% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 350 495 519
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 6 £41,500 +38.33%
High Wycombe -11 2 £32,500 -40.90%
Chesham - 2 £26,500 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MCITP
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) MCSE
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (75.00%) MCTS
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
5 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (58.33%) MCSA
7 6 (50.00%) Retail
7 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (50.00%) MS Office
7 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
9 3 (25.00%) LAN
9 3 (25.00%) VoIP
9 3 (25.00%) WAN
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 2 (16.67%) XenApp

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) MCITP
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCSE
2 9 (75.00%) MCTS
3 7 (58.33%) MCSA
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (8.33%) MCDST
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
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