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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 43 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 0.40% 4.88% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 13.29% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 3
Average salary £26,000 £18,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.46% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
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
95 143 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 37.70% 36.76% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 74 118 75
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) MCTS
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) IT Support
2 5 (71.43%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Apple