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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 83 96 89
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 1.61% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
329 373 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.45% 29.44% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 346 311
Median salary £35,000 £35,369 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 6 £30,000 -50.00% 1
MCP
Wales

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MCP.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) MCSA
4 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
5 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (29.41%) People Management
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
5 5 (29.41%) Email Filtering
5 5 (29.41%) Web Filtering
5 5 (29.41%) DBS Check
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) NAS
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) Commerce Server
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
1 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Skype
2 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Technician
2 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 5 (29.41%) Email Filtering
2 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (29.41%) People Management
2 5 (29.41%) Web Filtering
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Case Management
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCSA
3 5 (29.41%) DBS Check
4 4 (23.53%) MCSE
5 2 (11.76%) CCA
5 2 (11.76%) CCEA
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (11.76%) Kaspersky
3 2 (11.76%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) Veeam
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
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