The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 83 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCP 14 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.48% 1.92% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 3.82% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,700 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 498 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.36% 50.30% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 321 419 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £48,022
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
South West

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MCP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cirencester +2 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucester +21 4 £27,000 +71.42%
Cheltenham - 3 £23,000 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) HP ASE
3 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 10 (52.63%) Marketing
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Symantec
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) MCSA
8 5 (26.32%) IIS
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (21.05%) Lync
9 4 (21.05%) MCITP
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (21.05%) DHCP
9 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) Apache

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (52.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Technical Architect
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (52.63%) HP ASE
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (31.58%) MCSA
5 4 (21.05%) MCITP
5 4 (21.05%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Symantec
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
Cirencester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago