The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Fareham 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 41 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 2.42% 3.66% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 10.45% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Average salary £21,250 £20,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -21.15%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
MCP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Fareham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 134 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 43.55% 34.99% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 90 101 62
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

MCP
Salary Trend in Fareham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Fareham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 8 (57.14%) SLA
6 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (50.00%) Change Management
6 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) MCSE
8 4 (28.57%) Wireless
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) Apple
9 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 3 (21.43%) MCSA
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) XenApp
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (14.29%) iPhone
10 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Fareham 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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) IT Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Network Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) CCA
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
6 2 (14.29%) Google
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp