The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 64 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 18 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.76% 1.41% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.78% 6.81% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 16
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -53.68%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
MCP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
167 191 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 25.61% 20.76% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 105 153 170
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MCP Salary Trend in Dorset

MCP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Dorset

MCP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Bournemouth +4 15 £35,000 +61.84% 1
Poole - 1 £35,000 -
Sherborne - 1 £21,000 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (92.31%) Windows
4 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
5 22 (56.41%) MCSE
5 22 (56.41%) Citrix
6 20 (51.28%) Project Management
7 19 (48.72%) CCA
7 19 (48.72%) Citrix Certification
7 19 (48.72%) CCEA
7 19 (48.72%) SAN
7 19 (48.72%) MCSA
7 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
7 19 (48.72%) AppSense
7 19 (48.72%) VMware
7 19 (48.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (48.72%) CCEE
7 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (46.15%) XenApp
8 18 (46.15%) EMC
9 13 (33.33%) Time Management
10 12 (30.77%) SQL
10 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
10 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) IIS
11 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 10 (25.64%) C#
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
11 10 (25.64%) CSS

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.64%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (64.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.95%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (7.69%) Network Security
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.56%) ADSL
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
1 10 (25.64%) TeamCity
1 10 (25.64%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
1 10 (25.64%) Log4Net
1 10 (25.64%) NUnit
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Consultant
1 19 (48.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (7.69%) Desktop Technician
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (5.13%) Database Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Database Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
1 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
1 10 (25.64%) CSS
1 10 (25.64%) jQuery
1 10 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
1 10 (25.64%) ELMAH
1 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (25.64%) NHibernate
1 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
1 10 (25.64%) JSON
1 10 (25.64%) WCF
1 10 (25.64%) LINQ
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Android
4 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) Time Management
3 10 (25.64%) SOA
3 10 (25.64%) Active Record
3 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (7.69%) QMS
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
1 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (56.41%) MCSE
3 19 (48.72%) CCA
3 19 (48.72%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (48.72%) CCEA
3 19 (48.72%) MCSA
3 19 (48.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (48.72%) CCEE
4 10 (25.64%) MCSD
5 3 (7.69%) MCDST
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) VCP4
6 1 (2.56%) VCP5
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) XenApp
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) Citrix
3 19 (48.72%) AppSense
3 19 (48.72%) VMware
4 18 (46.15%) EMC
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Avaya
6 3 (7.69%) Reuters
6 3 (7.69%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 5 days ago