The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England / South West
Rank 201 215 179
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs citing MCP 27 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.63% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.79% 1.90% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 63
Median salary £28,750 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,158 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £33,850 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1509 1898 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.83% 33.08% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1498 1490
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MCP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MCP Salary Trend in the South West

MCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in the South West

MCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol 0 11 £26,000 -1.88%
Wiltshire +22 10 £31,750 +6.14%
Dorset +28 2 £28,750 +9.96%
Somerset +2 2 £27,042 -9.86%
Cornwall -5 1 £17,000 - 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for MCP.

1 45 (77.59%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 39 (67.24%) Windows Server
4 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (53.45%) VMware
5 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (37.93%) MCSE
6 22 (37.93%) Firewall
7 20 (34.48%) MCSA
7 20 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 20 (34.48%) WAN
7 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
8 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (29.31%) LAN
10 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
11 14 (24.14%) ITIL
11 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (24.14%) CCNA
11 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (22.41%) Citrix
12 13 (22.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (18.97%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
13 11 (18.97%) MS Office
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.52%) DHCP
14 9 (15.52%) Windows XP
14 9 (15.52%) HP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) Firewall
2 20 (34.48%) WAN
3 17 (29.31%) LAN
4 11 (18.97%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (15.52%) DHCP
6 8 (13.79%) DNS
7 7 (12.07%) VPN
8 6 (10.34%) SAN
9 4 (6.90%) VoIP
10 3 (5.17%) ADSL
10 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.17%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (5.17%) DPNSS
10 3 (5.17%) DSL
10 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.17%) Intranet
10 3 (5.17%) MPLS
10 3 (5.17%) Q.931
10 3 (5.17%) SSL
10 3 (5.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Support Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) IT Support
3 15 (25.86%) IT Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (12.07%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Consultant
8 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support
8 6 (10.34%) Server Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Network Support
9 5 (8.62%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.17%) jQuery
1 3 (5.17%) WCF
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) Replication
4 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (77.59%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) Windows Server
3 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
7 9 (15.52%) Windows Vista
7 9 (15.52%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.90%) Linux
9 3 (5.17%) Unix
10 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Presales
2 6 (10.34%) Project Management
2 6 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.90%) High Availability
4 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.90%) Server Building
5 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.17%) Migration
5 3 (5.17%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.17%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.45%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.45%) Business Development
6 2 (3.45%) Change Control
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.45%) ISMS
6 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (37.93%) MCSE
3 20 (34.48%) MCSA
4 14 (24.14%) CCNA
4 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (22.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (12.07%) Degree
7 6 (10.34%) CCNP
7 6 (10.34%) MCITP
8 5 (8.62%) A+ Certification
9 4 (6.90%) CCA
9 4 (6.90%) CCEA
9 4 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (5.17%) CCENT
10 3 (5.17%) CCIE
10 3 (5.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (3.45%) MCTS
11 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
11 2 (3.45%) VCAP
11 2 (3.45%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.62%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.90%) XenApp
6 2 (3.45%) Firmware
7 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) Citrix
4 9 (15.52%) HP
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco
6 6 (10.34%) Draytek
6 6 (10.34%) ZyXEL
7 5 (8.62%) Mitel
8 4 (6.90%) AppSense
8 4 (6.90%) EMC
8 4 (6.90%) WatchGuard
9 3 (5.17%) 3Com
9 3 (5.17%) CommVault
9 3 (5.17%) Dell
9 3 (5.17%) Juniper
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle
9 3 (5.17%) ProCurve
9 3 (5.17%) SonicWALL
9 3 (5.17%) Symantec
9 3 (5.17%) Veritas
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