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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 106 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.085% 0.80% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 1.86% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £31,000 £19,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -52.50%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
MCP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
505 430 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.98% 43.26% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 407 322 343
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MCP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MCP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -11 1 £31,000 -11.42%
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Ticket Management
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ticket Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware