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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 80 107 64
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -43
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.62% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 2.05% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 25
Median salary £41,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -13.04%
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
260 439 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.08% 30.28% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 301 324
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCP.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) MCTS
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Support
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCITP
1 6 (85.71%) MCSA
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) MCTS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware