The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Cobham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 14 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 2.78% 9.09% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 33.33% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
MCP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Cobham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cobham 5.56% 27.27% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cobham

MCP
Salary Trend in Cobham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Cobham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cobham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cobham 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cobham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cobham 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle