The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 17 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 2.13% - 13.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £24,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
MCP
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 17.02% 25.00% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 16
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

MCP
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Dartford

MCP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft