The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 31 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.89% 0.79% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.94% 1.87% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +102.94%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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 Farnborough region.

Qualifications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
85 107 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.78% 42.46% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 76
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MCP
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MCP Salary Trend in Farnborough

MCP
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MCP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) EPoS
8 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 1 (7.69%) MS Office
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) MCSA
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago