The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 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 Horsham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 39 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.98% 6.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.41% 18.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £17,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 18.14% 35.25% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 67
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £38,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
West Sussex

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

MCP
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Horsham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (40.00%) MSTest
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (40.00%) Ninject
3 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSTest
1 2 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (40.00%) Moq
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (40.00%) Ninject
1 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (40.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
1 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) MCAD
3 2 (40.00%) MCSD
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) BT
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris