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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 60 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.20% 0.69% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 3.36% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £23,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 119 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.00% 20.66% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 132 98 241
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MCP Salary Trend in Somerset

MCP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 1 £23,000 -54.00%
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (12.50%) Hyperic
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Sage 1000
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
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