The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 23 16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 2.33% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.75% 23.26% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 7
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
Kent

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

MCP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

MCP Salary Trend in Maidstone

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) OOP
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) OO
2 17 (94.44%) MCTS
2 17 (94.44%) MVVM
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
4 9 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (50.00%) Moq
4 9 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 9 (50.00%) Ninject
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) NUnit
4 9 (50.00%) WPF
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) Kanban
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (50.00%) MSTest
4 9 (50.00%) OOD
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) MCAD
4 9 (50.00%) MCSD

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (50.00%) Moq
1 9 (50.00%) NUnit
1 9 (50.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 9 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 9 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (50.00%) Ninject
2 9 (50.00%) WPF
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) WinForms
3 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 8 (44.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) OOP
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
1 17 (94.44%) OO
1 17 (94.44%) MVVM
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Kanban
2 9 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (50.00%) OOD
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) SOA
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) MCTS
3 9 (50.00%) MCAD
3 9 (50.00%) MCSD
4 8 (44.44%) MCPD
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
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