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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 119 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 1.52% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 4.76% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 25
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £53,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
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
486 567 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.77% 31.87% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 378 414 421
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1
High Wycombe -6 1 £26,500 +8.16% 1
Aylesbury - 1 £40,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (84.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (71.88%) MCSE
4 18 (56.25%) C#
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 13 (40.63%) MCTS
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (34.38%) Banking
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (34.38%) Teradata
7 11 (34.38%) VB
7 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
7 11 (34.38%) MySQL
7 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
7 11 (34.38%) SAS
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
10 8 (25.00%) VMware
11 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.88%) .NET
11 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
12 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.75%) DNS
12 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (34.38%) SAS
2 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) POP3
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) NUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Moq
4 3 (9.38%) ReSharper
4 3 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (6.25%) MSTest
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) SAS Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) LINQ
3 4 (12.50%) WCF
3 4 (12.50%) WPF
4 3 (9.38%) Ajax
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
4 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) Kendo UI
4 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) XML
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.13%) COM
6 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
1 3 (9.38%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Code Coverage
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
3 11 (34.38%) VB
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (71.88%) MCSE
3 13 (40.63%) MCTS
4 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) MCAD
5 4 (12.50%) MCITP
5 4 (12.50%) MCSA
5 4 (12.50%) MCSD
6 3 (9.38%) CNA
6 3 (9.38%) CNE
6 3 (9.38%) Novell Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCDST
8 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCNA
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Teradata
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Computacenter
5 3 (9.38%) Telerik
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Draytek
7 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.13%) Sophos
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
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