The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 38 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.68% 1.40% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.79% 4.35% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £40,000 £21,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £25,800 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
MCP
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 46.36% 32.17% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 104 85 57
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MCP
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

MCP Salary Trend in High Wycombe

MCP
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for MCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) MCITP
5 5 (55.56%) MCTS
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (55.56%) Apple
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
5 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
6 4 (44.44%) MCSE
7 3 (33.33%) MCSA
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) FCoE
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 5 (55.56%) MCTS
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (11.11%) CCA
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds