The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 80 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.78% - 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.25% - 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 21
Average salary £18,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
276 278 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.62% 28.08% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 200 241 308
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MCP
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

MCP Salary Trend in East Sussex

MCP
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Brighton - 20 £18,500 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (96.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) MS Office
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
5 9 (36.00%) VMware Server
5 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) CCNA
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.00%) A+ Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (12.00%) MCSE
7 3 (12.00%) MCITP
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco
8 2 (8.00%) HP
9 1 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
9 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.00%) Migration

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MS Office
2 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ADSL
1 1 (4.00%) Broadband
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 9 (36.00%) IT Support
4 9 (36.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix