The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 37 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.71% 1.48% 7.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.94% 5.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 14
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 24.81% 27.41% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 56
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
London

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

MCP
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

MCP Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Lync
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (87.50%) SCOM
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) MCT
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Migration

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Lync
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) MCT
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) VMware