The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 98 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.26% 0.32% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 1.20% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £41,000 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -26.15%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
MCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
272 332 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.29% 26.33% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 144 265 182
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCP Salary Trend in Glasgow

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for MCP.

1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (10.00%) Clustering
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) IPv4

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) IPv4
1 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos