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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 150 135 155
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 33 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.99% 1.59% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 4.34% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 56 38
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £23,925
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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
1132 1359 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.01% 36.51% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1082 1301
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -6 10 £21,000 +10.52% 2
Portsmouth +13 9 £33,500 -25.55%
Basingstoke - 9 £25,000 - 1
Havant 0 2 £28,250 +2.72%
Fareham -10 1 £30,000 +41.17%
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
3 25 (58.14%) Windows Server
4 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (51.16%) VMware
6 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
6 21 (48.84%) MCSE
7 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (41.86%) ITIL
9 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
9 17 (39.53%) Firewall
10 16 (37.21%) MCSA
11 15 (34.88%) SLA
11 15 (34.88%) MS Office
12 14 (32.56%) DNS
13 13 (30.23%) A+ Certification
13 13 (30.23%) DHCP
13 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
13 13 (30.23%) MCITP
14 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (25.58%) MCTS
15 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
15 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
15 9 (20.93%) Cisco
16 8 (18.60%) CCNA
16 8 (18.60%) WAN
16 8 (18.60%) VPN
16 8 (18.60%) LAN
16 8 (18.60%) Unix

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 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 15 (34.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) DNS
3 13 (30.23%) DHCP
4 8 (18.60%) LAN
4 8 (18.60%) VPN
4 8 (18.60%) WAN
5 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.65%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) Skype
8 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
General
1 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
1 12 (27.91%) Service Analyst
1 12 (27.91%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (2.33%) Architect
10 1 (2.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.95%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Unix
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 10
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 8
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (13.95%) Performance Optimisation
2 6 (13.95%) Presales
2 6 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.98%) Server Building
6 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Bourne shell
1 5 (11.63%) Perl
1 5 (11.63%) Python
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C
2 3 (6.98%) C++
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (48.84%) MCSE
3 16 (37.21%) MCSA
4 13 (30.23%) A+ Certification
4 13 (30.23%) MCITP
5 11 (25.58%) MCTS
6 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
6 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
7 8 (18.60%) CCNA
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (11.63%) CCENT
8 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (6.98%) CCA
10 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (6.98%) MCDST
11 2 (4.65%) CCEA
11 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (30.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.63%) vSphere
5 5 (11.63%) Xen
6 2 (4.65%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) HP SIM
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
1 6 (13.95%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.65%) Veeam
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