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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 74 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 0.28% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 1.05% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 16
Median salary £22,500 £36,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% -26.50%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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
257 285 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.08% 26.96% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 204 220 248
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £61,250
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 19 February 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) A+ Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Billing
3 10 (66.67%) Statistics
3 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) IIS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 10 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Deskside Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Deskside Support
1 10 (66.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 10 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (6.67%) Data Management
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) R
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (66.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCDST
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata