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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 144 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 47 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.18% 1.37% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.96% 4.10% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 47
Average salary £19,250 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% -37.50%
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
1588 1317 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.89% 33.45% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1073 1272
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 19 £18,000 -20.00% 1
Southampton +1 9 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Basingstoke -10 7 £19,250 -40.76%
Farnborough +9 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Hook -8 1 - -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 79 (92.94%) Microsoft
2 56 (65.88%) Active Directory
3 55 (64.71%) Windows
4 53 (62.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (51.76%) MS Exchange
6 38 (44.71%) MCSE
7 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
8 35 (41.18%) MS Office
9 29 (34.12%) Citrix
9 29 (34.12%) VMware
10 28 (32.94%) ITIL
11 25 (29.41%) MCSA
12 22 (25.88%) SLA
13 21 (24.71%) LAN
14 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
14 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (21.18%) MCITP
15 18 (21.18%) DHCP
15 18 (21.18%) Cisco
16 16 (18.82%) WAN
16 16 (18.82%) SQL
16 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
17 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
18 14 (16.47%) DNS
19 13 (15.29%) Change Management
19 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
19 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (14.12%) Firewall
21 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 44 (51.76%) MS Exchange
2 19 (22.35%) SharePoint
3 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.88%) Lync
7 3 (3.53%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.53%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.35%) Apache
8 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.18%) IIS
9 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 37 (43.53%) MS Excel
2 35 (41.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Office 365
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.71%) LAN
2 18 (21.18%) DHCP
3 16 (18.82%) WAN
4 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 14 (16.47%) DNS
6 12 (14.12%) Firewall
7 5 (5.88%) SAN
8 3 (3.53%) PBX
8 3 (3.53%) VPN
8 3 (3.53%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.53%) Wireless
8 3 (3.53%) Extranet
9 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.35%) SSH
9 2 (2.35%) NAS
9 2 (2.35%) Intranet
9 2 (2.35%) Internet
9 2 (2.35%) SMTP
9 2 (2.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) MS Access
4 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (3.53%) Legal
1 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Support Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Service Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (15.29%) IT Support
5 10 (11.76%) Support Technician
6 7 (8.24%) Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.88%) Network Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
8 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) IT Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Desktop Technician
9 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.71%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.53%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.35%) Ajax
4 2 (2.35%) jQuery
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Informatics
1 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) Kindle
3 2 (2.35%) Statistics
3 2 (2.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (64.71%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.59%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.71%) Linux
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.35%) Solaris
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Change Management
3 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
4 8 (9.41%) ITSM
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL V3
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.53%) Workflow
8 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.53%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.35%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (2.35%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.35%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (2.35%) C
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) VB
4 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (62.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (44.71%) MCSE
3 25 (29.41%) MCSA
4 18 (21.18%) MCITP
5 8 (9.41%) MCTS
5 8 (9.41%) CCNA
5 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.24%) A+ Certification
7 6 (7.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (5.88%) MCDST
9 4 (4.71%) Degree
10 3 (3.53%) MCSD
11 2 (2.35%) CCSE
11 2 (2.35%) CEH
11 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.35%) MCPD
11 2 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.35%) MCAD
12 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.18%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.88%) SLA
2 8 (9.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (65.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
3 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.53%) UAG
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (92.94%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.12%) Citrix
2 29 (34.12%) VMware
3 18 (21.18%) Cisco
4 11 (12.94%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) Interwoven
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.35%) LexisNexis
6 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.35%) Apple
6 2 (2.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.35%) CA
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) NetApp
7 1 (1.18%) Symantec
7 1 (1.18%) Google
7 1 (1.18%) Mitel
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago