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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 42 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.36% 1.57% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 5.73% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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
83 157 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 28.14% 27.40% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 123 156
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £62,500
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 24 January 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Sophos
5 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) MCTS

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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
1 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) VMware