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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 107 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.56% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 0.99% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £34,000 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +51.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £47,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £47,500 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
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
367 303 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.10% 24.82% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 192 209 209
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) SOA
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 15 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
3 15 (75.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM
5 2 (10.00%) SCOM
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) MCSA
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP

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 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) IPv4
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAAS
1 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (80.00%) SOA
2 15 (75.00%) OO
2 15 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Compaq
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Sophos