The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Chesham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 3 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 31.25% 53.85% 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.43% 70.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £20,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.75% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
MCP
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chesham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesham 43.75% 76.92% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Chesham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Chesham

MCP
Salary Trend in Chesham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Chesham

MCP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Chesham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCDST
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) HP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chesham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesham 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCDST
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP