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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 44 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.29% 0.25% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 1.41% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +21.15%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
94 71 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 30.42% 17.84% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 115
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) MCSE
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) MCSA
6 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) 3G
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 4 (28.57%) Degree
9 4 (28.57%) 4G
9 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 4 (28.57%) 2G
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (21.43%) Firewall
10 3 (21.43%) Finance
10 3 (21.43%) MCDST
10 3 (21.43%) MCITP
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (21.43%) Lync
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (21.43%) SCCM
10 3 (21.43%) Symantec
10 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (21.43%) Sophos

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (21.43%) Lync
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) 3G
1 4 (28.57%) 4G
1 4 (28.57%) 2G
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) WLAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) GSM
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) UMTS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) LTE
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) F#
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) MCDST
5 3 (21.43%) MCITP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (14.29%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) Sophos
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) HP