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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 72 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.23% 1.31% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 4.86% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 14
Median salary £22,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,126 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -10.38%

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
242 288 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.77% 26.99% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 208 231 249
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 17 January 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) MCSE
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) A+ Certification
3 10 (58.82%) Billing
3 10 (58.82%) Statistics
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) VB
6 4 (23.53%) MySQL
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) SAS
6 4 (23.53%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (23.53%) Big Data
6 4 (23.53%) MCTS
6 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
6 4 (23.53%) Teradata
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) R
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco

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 4 (23.53%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
General
1 10 (58.82%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Deskside Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Deskside Support
1 10 (58.82%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Report Developer
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) jQuery
1 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
1 10 (58.82%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Dashboard Development
1 4 (23.53%) Data Management
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
2 1 (5.88%) Line Management
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
1 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) R
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
1 4 (23.53%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) MCSE
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) A+ Certification
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCDST
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Teradata
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp