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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 40 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.32% 0.52% 7.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 2.41% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 26
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
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
88 83 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 27.85% 21.73% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 127
Average salary £32,500 £49,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.67% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 October 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) DAO
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DAO
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft