The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 76 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.21% 2.41% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 5.65% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 6
Median salary £21,000 £19,000 £25,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -25.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,000 £21,625
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,000 £28,250
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -13.04%
MCP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
222 336 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.80% 42.64% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 207 225 312
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MCP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MCP Salary Trend in Southampton

MCP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Southampton

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SLA
3 8 (72.73%) A+ Certification
3 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 8 (72.73%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) CCA
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CCEA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 2 (18.18%) FortiGate

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ERP
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) A+ Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCA
2 2 (18.18%) CCEA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) XenApp
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
1 2 (18.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Graet benefits - see below.
Posted: 15 hours ago