The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 166 105 73
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -32
Permanent jobs citing MCP 55 111 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.15% 2.38% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 7.33% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 110 161
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1585 1515 1994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.28% 32.48% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1262 1688
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MCP Salary Trend in Surrey

MCP
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Surrey

MCP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Chertsey +2 12 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Woking -14 5 £33,000 -34.00% 2
Leatherhead -15 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Guildford +1 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Godalming +2 2 £15,000 -58.33%
Weybridge -7 1 £19,500 -38.09%
Reigate -35 1 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Redhill - 1 £54,000 - 1
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 96 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 93 (77.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (49.17%) MCSE
4 56 (46.67%) Windows
5 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
6 32 (26.67%) SLA
7 29 (24.17%) Active Directory
8 28 (23.33%) MS Exchange
9 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 24 (20.00%) VMware
10 24 (20.00%) MS Office
11 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
11 23 (19.17%) Windows 7
12 21 (17.50%) Degree
13 20 (16.67%) LIMS
14 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (14.17%) ITIL
15 17 (14.17%) Oracle
16 16 (13.33%) DNS
16 16 (13.33%) WAN
17 15 (12.50%) LAN
17 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET
17 15 (12.50%) .NET
17 15 (12.50%) MCTS
18 14 (11.67%) SQL
18 14 (11.67%) C#
18 14 (11.67%) MCSA
19 13 (10.83%) Citrix
19 13 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2010

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 28 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (2.50%) SAS
7 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.67%) Lync
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 24 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) DNS
1 16 (13.33%) WAN
2 15 (12.50%) LAN
3 12 (10.00%) SAN
4 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
5 10 (8.33%) Internet
6 9 (7.50%) DHCP
7 8 (6.67%) VPN
8 6 (5.00%) iSCSI
8 6 (5.00%) NAS
9 5 (4.17%) IP Telephony
10 4 (3.33%) VoIP
10 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.33%) Wireless
10 4 (3.33%) Firewall
10 4 (3.33%) Network Security
11 3 (2.50%) VLAN
11 3 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.67%) Intranet
13 1 (0.83%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.17%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) MS Access
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (5.00%) Subversion
1 6 (5.00%) NUnit
2 2 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.00%) Games
3 5 (4.17%) Back Office
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) French Language
4 3 (2.50%) German Language
4 3 (2.50%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Analyst
2 30 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 27 (22.50%) Applications Support
4 24 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 21 (17.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 19 (15.83%) Consultant
7 12 (10.00%) Developer
8 10 (8.33%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (5.00%) Service Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.17%) Support Technician
13 4 (3.33%) Support Consultant
13 4 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 15 (12.50%) .NET
2 9 (7.50%) HTML
3 8 (6.67%) CSS
3 8 (6.67%) Ajax
4 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
4 6 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (5.00%) WCF
4 6 (5.00%) LINQ
4 6 (5.00%) MonoRail
4 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.00%) NHibernate
5 5 (4.17%) jQuery
6 4 (3.33%) XML
7 3 (2.50%) Web Services
7 3 (2.50%) Flash
8 2 (1.67%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.83%) HTML5
9 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) LIMS
2 11 (9.17%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) Clustering
4 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.33%) Replication
6 3 (2.50%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.50%) iPhone
6 3 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.50%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.67%) EFT
7 2 (1.67%) NHS
7 2 (1.67%) Informatics
7 2 (1.67%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Handset
8 1 (0.83%) Kindle
8 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (46.67%) Windows
2 23 (19.17%) Windows 7
3 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.50%) Android
6 8 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 8 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.83%) UNIX
8 5 (4.17%) Linux
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 17 (14.17%) ITIL
3 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.67%) Information Management
6 6 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.00%) MVC
6 6 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.00%) TDD
6 6 (5.00%) Scrum
7 5 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.17%) Release Management
7 5 (4.17%) Service Management
7 5 (4.17%) Coaching
8 4 (3.33%) Change Control
8 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.33%) Migration
8 4 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
1 14 (11.67%) C#
2 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) C++
6 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 93 (77.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (49.17%) MCSE
3 21 (17.50%) Degree
4 15 (12.50%) MCTS
5 14 (11.67%) MCSA
6 9 (7.50%) MCITP
7 8 (6.67%) A+ Certification
8 7 (5.83%) MCAD
9 6 (5.00%) MCSD
10 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.17%) CCNA
11 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.83%) GIAC
14 1 (0.83%) MCDST
14 1 (0.83%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (26.67%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (24.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.83%) XenApp
5 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.83%) SCCM
3 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 96 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.00%) VMware
3 17 (14.17%) Oracle
4 13 (10.83%) Citrix
5 12 (10.00%) Apple
6 9 (7.50%) Cisco
6 9 (7.50%) HP
7 8 (6.67%) Symantec
8 4 (3.33%) McAfee
9 3 (2.50%) Mitel
10 2 (1.67%) SAP
10 2 (1.67%) IBM
10 2 (1.67%) BMC
10 2 (1.67%) Lotus
10 2 (1.67%) Avaya
10 2 (1.67%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.83%) Polycom
11 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.83%) Remedy
11 1 (0.83%) CODA
Chertsey, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c.45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago