The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.51% 1.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.02% 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 110 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 41.60% 27.43% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 146 94 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MCP
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

MCP Salary Trend in Crawley

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) MS Office
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) MCSE
6 11 (45.83%) ITIL
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (37.50%) Internet
8 9 (37.50%) Blackberry
8 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) C
10 7 (29.17%) MCSA
10 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (25.00%) XenApp
11 6 (25.00%) Office 365
11 6 (25.00%) CRM
11 6 (25.00%) Websense
11 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
12 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Office
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) Internet
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (50.00%) MCSE
3 7 (29.17%) MCSA
4 5 (20.83%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) Websense
5 4 (16.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus