The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 94 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 16 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.10% 1.64% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 4.69% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 16
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
MCP
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
434 405 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.83% 35.00% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 325 294 272
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MCP
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) MCSE
3 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 12 (54.55%) MCSA
4 12 (54.55%) Law
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) MCITP
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
10 3 (13.64%) CCNP
10 3 (13.64%) CCNA
11 2 (9.09%) CNA
11 2 (9.09%) CNE
11 2 (9.09%) Novell Certification
11 2 (9.09%) Citrix

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) QlikView
General
1 12 (54.55%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Technician
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) PC Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) PC Support
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (63.64%) MCSE
3 12 (54.55%) MCSA
4 11 (50.00%) MCITP
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
5 3 (13.64%) CCNA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.09%) CNA
6 2 (9.09%) CNE
6 2 (9.09%) Novell Certification
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.55%) MCDST
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Jaspersoft
Milton Keynes
First Point
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago