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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 40 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 3.11% 1.00% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 3.49% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £23,125 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.97%
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 86 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 42.02% 28.76% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 89 65 47
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Fareham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) MCSA
7 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
7 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (20.00%) Google
8 2 (20.00%) MCITP
8 2 (20.00%) iPhone

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPhone
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCA
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp