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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 52 39
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 1.95% 4.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.00% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 16
Average salary - £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
91 150 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 19.12% 32.54% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 63 134 107
Average salary £34,000 £47,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle