The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 42 52 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.90% 0.46% 6.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 1.40% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 21
Average salary £31,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.18% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 143 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 30.40% 32.80% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 85 112 91
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MCP
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

MCP Salary Trend in Maidenhead

MCP
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 6 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 3 (37.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) MOS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Google