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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 60 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.93% 2.61% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.88% 13.17% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 13
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -20.13%
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
163 167 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.73% 19.81% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 116 141 151
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +9 20 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Sherborne - 1 £21,000 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 39 (95.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (90.24%) Windows
4 32 (78.05%) MS Excel
5 30 (73.17%) MCSE
6 29 (70.73%) Citrix
7 28 (68.29%) Project Management
7 28 (68.29%) MCSA
8 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
8 27 (65.85%) VMware
8 27 (65.85%) AppSense
8 27 (65.85%) CCA
8 27 (65.85%) Citrix Certification
8 27 (65.85%) CCEA
8 27 (65.85%) SAN
8 27 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (65.85%) CCEE
8 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (63.41%) XenApp
9 26 (63.41%) EMC
10 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
11 6 (14.63%) Time Management
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) MS Office
12 5 (12.20%) ITIL
12 5 (12.20%) Cisco

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Lync
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (78.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.44%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) MS Access
3 2 (4.88%) DTS
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.32%) Log4Net
1 3 (7.32%) NUnit
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
1 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
1 3 (7.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
1 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Consultant
1 27 (65.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (7.32%) Database Engineer
2 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
2 3 (7.32%) Developer
2 3 (7.32%) Analyst
2 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
2 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
2 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
2 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (7.32%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop Support
2 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
3 2 (4.88%) Senior Database Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) NHibernate
1 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
1 3 (7.32%) JSON
1 3 (7.32%) WCF
1 3 (7.32%) LINQ
1 3 (7.32%) jQuery
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
1 3 (7.32%) ELMAH
1 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Project Management
2 6 (14.63%) Time Management
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) SOA
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.32%) MVC
4 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.32%) Active Record
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) QMS
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
1 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (95.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (73.17%) MCSE
3 28 (68.29%) MCSA
4 27 (65.85%) CCEE
4 27 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (65.85%) CCA
4 27 (65.85%) Citrix Certification
4 27 (65.85%) CCEA
5 3 (7.32%) MCSD
6 2 (4.88%) MCDST
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) VCP4
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) VCP5
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) XenApp
2 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (70.73%) Citrix
3 27 (65.85%) VMware
3 27 (65.85%) AppSense
4 26 (63.41%) EMC
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) Avaya
6 3 (7.32%) Reuters
6 3 (7.32%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
Bournemouth, Dorset
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