The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 144 135 146
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 50 51 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.27% 1.29% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 3.92% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 44
Average salary £19,250 £25,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% -35.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1581 1301 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.22% 32.92% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1062 1270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
South East

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCP
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Fareham -2 20 £18,000 -20.00% 1
Southampton +12 12 £21,500 -14.00% 3
Basingstoke -1 7 £19,250 -48.66%
Farnborough +1 6 £40,000 +16.78%
Hook -6 1 - -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 81 (92.05%) Microsoft
2 57 (64.77%) Windows
3 56 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 56 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (52.27%) MS Exchange
5 39 (44.32%) MCSE
6 38 (43.18%) MS Excel
6 38 (43.18%) MS Office
7 30 (34.09%) Citrix
7 30 (34.09%) VMware
8 28 (31.82%) ITIL
8 28 (31.82%) MCSA
9 22 (25.00%) SLA
10 21 (23.86%) LAN
11 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (21.59%) SharePoint
13 18 (20.45%) MCITP
14 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
14 17 (19.32%) Cisco
14 17 (19.32%) DHCP
15 16 (18.18%) WAN
15 16 (18.18%) SQL
16 14 (15.91%) Change Management
16 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
17 13 (14.77%) DNS
17 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
17 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 46 (52.27%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.59%) SharePoint
3 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (5.68%) Lync
7 3 (3.41%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.41%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.27%) Apache
8 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.14%) IIS
9 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (43.18%) MS Excel
1 38 (43.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) LAN
2 17 (19.32%) DHCP
3 16 (18.18%) WAN
4 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
5 13 (14.77%) DNS
6 12 (13.64%) Firewall
7 5 (5.68%) SAN
8 3 (3.41%) VPN
8 3 (3.41%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.41%) Wireless
8 3 (3.41%) Extranet
9 2 (2.27%) Intranet
9 2 (2.27%) WLAN
9 2 (2.27%) SMTP
9 2 (2.27%) PBX
9 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.27%) NAS
9 2 (2.27%) SSH
10 1 (1.14%) VLAN
10 1 (1.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.14%) MS Access
General
1 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Support Engineer
2 19 (21.59%) Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (14.77%) IT Support
5 9 (10.23%) Support Technician
6 8 (9.09%) Administrator
7 7 (7.95%) Developer
8 6 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.82%) Network Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.55%) Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Desktop Support Technician
10 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.55%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.41%) Ajax
4 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.41%) jQuery
4 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.14%) XML
5 1 (1.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Informatics
2 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Kindle
4 3 (3.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (14.77%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.27%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) Change Management
3 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
3 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
4 8 (9.09%) ITSM
4 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.68%) Service Management
7 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (3.41%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.41%) MVC
8 3 (3.41%) Workflow
8 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.27%) Information Security
9 2 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.27%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) C#
3 2 (2.27%) C
4 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.14%) VBScript
4 1 (1.14%) VB
4 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (44.32%) MCSE
3 28 (31.82%) MCSA
4 18 (20.45%) MCITP
5 11 (12.50%) MCTS
6 8 (9.09%) A+ Certification
7 7 (7.95%) CCNA
7 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (6.82%) MCDST
9 5 (5.68%) Degree
10 3 (3.41%) MCPD
10 3 (3.41%) MCAD
10 3 (3.41%) MCSD
11 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.27%) CCSE
11 2 (2.27%) CEH
11 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) SLA
2 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.41%) UAG
4 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.27%) XenApp
5 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 81 (92.05%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.09%) Citrix
2 30 (34.09%) VMware
3 17 (19.32%) Cisco
4 11 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.55%) Interwoven
6 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.27%) Juniper
6 2 (2.27%) Apple
6 2 (2.27%) CA
6 2 (2.27%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.14%) Mitel
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) EMC
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) Symantec
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago