The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 47 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 2.16% 0.59% 3.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 1.53% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,209 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% +18.02%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,834
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.97%
MCP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
111 131 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 34.26% 38.53% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 107 115 121
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

MCP
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

MCP Salary Trend in Reigate

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Symantec
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) HND
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) TOWER Software
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) MCPD
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior OSS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 4 (44.44%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) HND
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) MCPD
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) TOWER Software
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe