The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 166 131 153
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs citing MCP 19 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 1.50% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 4.22% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 51 46
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £19,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +38.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £47,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1334 1280 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.89% 35.57% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1032 1265
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCP
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -13 7 £21,000 +5.00%
Basingstoke -12 6 £43,000 +1.17% 1
Havant +9 2 £29,250 +12.50%
Farnborough -6 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Fareham -8 1 £30,000 +15.38%
Aldershot - 1 £32,500 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 48 (90.57%) Microsoft
3 30 (56.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (56.60%) VMware
4 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
5 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (47.17%) MCSE
6 24 (45.28%) MCSA
6 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
7 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
7 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
8 18 (33.96%) A+ Certification
8 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
9 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (32.08%) LAN
9 17 (32.08%) WAN
10 16 (30.19%) ITIL
10 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
10 16 (30.19%) MCITP
11 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
11 15 (28.30%) DHCP
11 15 (28.30%) CCNA
11 15 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (24.53%) Cisco
13 12 (22.64%) SLA
13 12 (22.64%) MS Office
13 12 (22.64%) Firewall
14 11 (20.75%) MCTS
15 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) LAN
1 17 (32.08%) WAN
2 15 (28.30%) DHCP
3 12 (22.64%) Firewall
4 8 (15.09%) DNS
4 8 (15.09%) VPN
5 7 (13.21%) WLAN
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) Skype
7 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.77%) VoIP
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
1 20 (37.74%) Service Analyst
2 19 (35.85%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Support Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Consultant
9 3 (5.66%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Field Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (30.19%) Windows 7
6 15 (28.30%) Windows 8
7 8 (15.09%) Windows 10
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.66%) Linux
9 3 (5.66%) Unix
10 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Presales
3 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (7.55%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.66%) Server Building
5 2 (3.77%) ERP
5 2 (3.77%) High Availability
5 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (47.17%) MCSE
3 24 (45.28%) MCSA
4 18 (33.96%) A+ Certification
5 16 (30.19%) MCITP
6 15 (28.30%) CCNA
6 15 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (20.75%) MCTS
8 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
8 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.21%) DBS Check
9 7 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (9.43%) CCA
11 5 (9.43%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (5.66%) CCEA
13 2 (3.77%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.66%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP SIM
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
1 4 (7.55%) SCOM
2 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (56.60%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
6 4 (7.55%) Veeam
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 3 (5.66%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.77%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (3.77%) Sophos
9 1 (1.89%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.89%) IBM
Winchester, Hampshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Yateley, Hampshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago