The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 103 131 96
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.53% 0.31% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 0.97% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 21
Median salary £18,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
411 620 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.11% 31.79% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 334 474 386
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MCP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +8 6 - -
Oxford +23 1 £18,000 -28.00%
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Sophos
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (50.00%) Coaching
5 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (50.00%) Product Management
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) SMTP
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) FTP
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) NetWare
5 4 (50.00%) CISSP
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) SCVMM

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) IT Support
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate IT Support
4 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
4 2 (25.00%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 4 (50.00%) NetWare
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (50.00%) Product Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 1 (12.50%) CCENT
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Sophos
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) 3Com
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Draytek
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
4 1 (12.50%) ZyXEL