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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 38 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.48% 4.19% 8.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.77% 11.11% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Average salary £45,000 £28,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -6.55%
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
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
106 63 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 39.11% 37.72% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 90 60 73
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) MCAD
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) NHS
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) MCTS
3 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 4 (40.00%) MCPD
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Support
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) Ajax
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCAD
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) MCSA
2 4 (40.00%) MCTS
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
2 4 (40.00%) MCPD
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel
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