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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 100 110
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.61% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.22% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £45,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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
220 361 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.32% 27.41% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126 268 178
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) IPv4
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco