The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 56 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.52% 1.45% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 5.06% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
MCP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 178 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.91% 28.71% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 152 209
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCP
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Guildford

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCSE
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) SCSM
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) SCCM
4 6 (50.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (41.67%) SCOM
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) MCITP
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Apple
8 2 (16.67%) Internet
8 2 (16.67%) Sophos
8 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 4 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
1 6 (50.00%) SCSM
1 6 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) Sophos