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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 63 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 18 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.59% 1.27% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.47% 6.15% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 15
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £23,850 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
172 130 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.78% 20.63% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +9 13 £41,000 +148.48% 1
Poole -4 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £22,500 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 15 (50.00%) MCSA
6 14 (46.67%) DHCP
6 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
7 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
8 12 (40.00%) DNS
9 11 (36.67%) SQL
9 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
10 10 (33.33%) Degree
10 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 9 (30.00%) MVC
11 9 (30.00%) C#
11 9 (30.00%) HTML
11 9 (30.00%) .NET
11 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (30.00%) MCSD
11 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
11 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (30.00%) CSS
11 9 (30.00%) Time Management
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
12 8 (26.67%) Firewall
13 7 (23.33%) Remedy
13 7 (23.33%) ITIL
13 7 (23.33%) MCSE

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (23.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
2 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.00%) SAN
7 3 (10.00%) ADSL
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Support Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
1 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) MVC
1 9 (30.00%) Time Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (50.00%) MCSA
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (30.00%) MCSD
5 7 (23.33%) MCSE
6 4 (13.33%) A+ Certification
7 3 (10.00%) CCEE
7 3 (10.00%) VCP5
7 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (10.00%) MCTS
7 3 (10.00%) MCITP
7 3 (10.00%) VCP4
7 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (10.00%) CCA
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (10.00%) CCEA
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.33%) CCNP
8 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Remedy
2 7 (23.33%) ServiceNow
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 3 (10.00%) AppSense
5 3 (10.00%) EMC
5 3 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 21 days ago