The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.32% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 0.83% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Median salary £22,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
475 841 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.95% 38.40% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 299 612 563
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MCP Salary Trend in Reading

MCP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in Reading

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for MCP.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 8 (36.36%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) MCSE
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) MCTS
7 7 (31.82%) VLAN
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) Presales
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
10 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
10 4 (18.18%) SCCM
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) WAN
10 4 (18.18%) MCSA
10 4 (18.18%) VPN
10 4 (18.18%) HP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 3 (13.64%) Documentum
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) VLAN
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Skype
7 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (4.55%) CTI
8 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) PBX
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) VoIP
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Management Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Software Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Presales
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V2
5 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 7 (31.82%) MCTS
4 4 (18.18%) MCSA
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) MCITP
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) VCP5
5 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (9.09%) CCA
6 2 (9.09%) CCAA
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (9.09%) VCP6
6 2 (9.09%) VTSP
7 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.55%) CCENT
7 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vCloud
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) PowerCLI
3 2 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Lumension
5 3 (13.64%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Huawei
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) 3Com
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Draytek
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) NEC
7 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.55%) ZyXEL
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