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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 104 132 114
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.31% 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 1.47% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £51,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,126 £32,375
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -10.03%

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
384 543 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.19% 31.57% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 322 409 306
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Wallingford - 2 £25,000 -
Oxford +31 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Abingdon +8 1 £28,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Sophos
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Coaching
6 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
6 4 (36.36%) Time Management
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
6 4 (36.36%) Product Management
6 4 (36.36%) CISSP
6 4 (36.36%) SMTP
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) FTP
6 4 (36.36%) HTTP

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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) FTP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) SMTP
2 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Server Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Velocity
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
4 4 (36.36%) NetWare
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
1 4 (36.36%) Product Management
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Case Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CCENT
6 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Sophos
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
3 2 (18.18%) Polycom
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) 3Com
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Draytek
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) NETGEAR
4 1 (9.09%) ZyXEL