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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 168 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 50 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 1.54% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 4.68% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 49 89
Average salary £29,000 £26,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.47% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
1348 1068 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.28% 32.93% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 889 1359
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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
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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
Basingstoke +6 8 £34,000 +41.66%
Andover -1 3 £24,000 +2.76%
Farnborough -4 2 £19,000 -24.00% 1
Southampton -14 2 £29,000 -14.70% 2
Fareham - 2 £17,625 -
Aldershot - 1 £22,500 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 54 (78.26%) Windows
2 47 (68.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (66.67%) MS Office
3 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 32 (46.38%) MS Excel
5 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
6 27 (39.13%) MCSE
6 27 (39.13%) VMware
7 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
7 26 (37.68%) MCTS
8 23 (33.33%) ITIL
8 23 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 21 (30.43%) MCSA
10 19 (27.54%) LAN
10 19 (27.54%) MCITP
11 18 (26.09%) Windows XP
11 18 (26.09%) WAN
11 18 (26.09%) SLA
12 17 (24.64%) Citrix
13 15 (21.74%) Change Management
14 14 (20.29%) Firewall
14 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
14 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (17.39%) Cisco
16 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
16 12 (17.39%) MCDST
16 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
18 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.90%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (66.67%) MS Office
2 32 (46.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) LAN
2 18 (26.09%) WAN
3 14 (20.29%) Firewall
4 8 (11.59%) Wireless
5 7 (10.14%) VLAN
6 5 (7.25%) VPN
7 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.45%) DNS
9 1 (1.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (2.90%) Law
2 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) Service Analyst
2 22 (31.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Support Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Administrator
5 11 (15.94%) Network Administrator
6 9 (13.04%) Field Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Technical Services Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (7.25%) Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Junior
11 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
11 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) HTML
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.80%) Ajax
1 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
1 4 (5.80%) jQuery
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (2.90%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Informatics
2 4 (5.80%) NHS
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) PDA
4 2 (2.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 54 (78.26%) Windows
2 18 (26.09%) Windows XP
3 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
3 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.80%) ITSM
6 4 (5.80%) MVC
7 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.45%) Coaching
8 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) C#
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (68.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (39.13%) MCSE
3 26 (37.68%) MCTS
4 21 (30.43%) MCSA
5 19 (27.54%) MCITP
6 12 (17.39%) MCDST
7 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
8 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
8 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
9 7 (10.14%) A+ Certification
10 4 (5.80%) MCAD
10 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (5.80%) MCPD
11 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.45%) CCNA
12 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.45%) Degree
12 1 (1.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.45%) Xen
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.13%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Citrix
4 12 (17.39%) Cisco
5 8 (11.59%) HP
6 6 (8.70%) Symantec
7 5 (7.25%) McAfee
7 5 (7.25%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.90%) Mitel
8 2 (2.90%) NetApp
8 2 (2.90%) Siemens
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) EMC
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
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