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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 37 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.49% 1.01% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
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
46 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 26.74% 32.32% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 51
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Horsham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Altiris
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) BT
5 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCTS
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Altiris
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) BT
3 2 (33.33%) HP