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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 100 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 1.31% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 3.65% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 18
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
419 329 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.05% 36.04% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 305 291 403
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -17 1 £30,000 +11.11%
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) Sybase
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) UML
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) UNIX
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (44.44%) DAO
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) WF
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) DAO
1 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
1 4 (44.44%) WF
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) UML
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Straight-Through Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Sybase
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 21 days ago