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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 83 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.96% 2.00% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 5.06% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 8
Average salary £21,000 £19,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
232 356 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.78% 39.51% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 219 245 323
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £23,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) MS Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) COM
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Service Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
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