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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 31 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 14 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 5.47% 1.20% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.73% 2.73% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 4
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
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
89 110 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 34.77% 44.00% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 96 100
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) MCSE
3 14 (66.67%) Time Management
3 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) HND
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) TOWER Software
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 6 (28.57%) MCPD
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
6 4 (19.05%) D3.js
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) TDD

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (19.05%) D3.js
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) BDD
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) MCPD
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) TOWER Software
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec