The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 43 44 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.96% 1.29% 11.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 6.98% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £29,750 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
MCP
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 29.67% 18.53% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 51
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Horsham

MCP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Trainee
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft