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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 100 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.39% 0.071% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 0.35% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
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
346 286 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.80% 20.40% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 267 176 187
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £28,200 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £59,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (50.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (12.50%) SCSM
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) ICT Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (50.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IBI Group (UK) Limited
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago