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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 42 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 0.93% 5.18% 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 13.42% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 6
Average salary £23,625 £18,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,725 £17,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,525 £23,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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
93 149 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fareham 43.06% 38.60% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 72 123 72
Average salary £34,000 £28,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) SLA
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MCTS
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Apple

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Apple