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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 91 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 1.88% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +28.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
MCP
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
380 373 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.92% 33.45% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 326 311 257
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,523
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MCP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MCP Salary Trend in South Wales

MCP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in South Wales

MCP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Cardiff -7 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Bridgend - 1 £42,500 -
MCP
Wales

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) CRM
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Intel
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Commerce Server
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Microsoft Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (21.43%) CRM Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Intel
5 1 (7.14%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago