The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 39 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.42% 0.84% 4.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.14% 3.96% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Average salary £43,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.62% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
MCP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 101 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 29.76% 21.17% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 70 69 110
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MCP
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

MCP Salary Trend in Newbury

MCP
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Newbury

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MCSA
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) MCDST
8 3 (25.00%) MCITP
8 3 (25.00%) SCCM
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Lync
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) VoIP
8 3 (25.00%) CCNA
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) Juniper
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Symantec
8 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (25.00%) Sophos

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Lync
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) 2G
2 2 (16.67%) LTE
2 2 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) GSM
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) UMTS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MCSE
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCDST
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) VCP5
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) HP