The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.88% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £19,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
141 69 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.47% 21.63% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 129 64 129
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MCP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MCP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCDST
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared