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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 100 163 82
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -81
Permanent jobs citing MCP 122 61 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.68% 1.19% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.03% 3.61% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 117 58 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
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
1520 1692 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.39% 33.14% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1489 1395
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Egham +16 26 £41,250 +47.32% 1
Redhill - 17 £35,000 - 2
Reigate +27 14 £26,500 -47.00%
Leatherhead +5 12 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Woking +25 8 £28,000 +30.23%
Staines -21 6 £29,000 -40.51%
Guildford +4 4 £32,250 -16.77% 1
Chertsey -16 4 £42,500 +14.86%
Weybridge - 2 £37,000 -
Epsom - 1 £32,500 -
Horley - 1 £55,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 161 (83.85%) Microsoft
2 156 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (63.54%) MCSE
4 113 (58.85%) Windows
5 97 (50.52%) MS Excel
6 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
7 75 (39.06%) MS Exchange
8 73 (38.02%) MCITP
9 72 (37.50%) DNS
10 71 (36.98%) MCSA
11 65 (33.85%) SCCM
12 64 (33.33%) DHCP
13 62 (32.29%) Cisco
13 62 (32.29%) Windows 7
14 61 (31.77%) ITIL
15 60 (31.25%) VMware
16 56 (29.17%) MS Office
17 53 (27.60%) Analytical Skills
18 49 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
19 47 (24.48%) WAN
20 46 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
21 45 (23.44%) SQL Server
22 43 (22.40%) LAN
23 42 (21.88%) Citrix
23 42 (21.88%) Firewall
23 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
24 39 (20.31%) HP
25 38 (19.79%) Hyper-V
26 36 (18.75%) Symantec

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 75 (39.06%) MS Exchange
2 42 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (17.71%) IIS
4 30 (15.63%) Lync
5 16 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.08%) Commerce Server
7 4 (2.08%) CMS
8 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (50.52%) MS Excel
2 56 (29.17%) MS Office
3 31 (16.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Office 365
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 72 (37.50%) DNS
2 64 (33.33%) DHCP
3 47 (24.48%) WAN
4 43 (22.40%) LAN
5 42 (21.88%) Firewall
6 33 (17.19%) TCP/IP
7 26 (13.54%) SAN
7 26 (13.54%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (11.46%) VoIP
9 20 (10.42%) VPN
10 19 (9.90%) Skype
11 16 (8.33%) VLAN
12 15 (7.81%) iSCSI
13 10 (5.21%) Internet
14 6 (3.13%) Intranet
14 6 (3.13%) NAS
15 3 (1.56%) Unified Communications
16 2 (1.04%) Network Security
16 2 (1.04%) ISDN
16 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 30 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.60%) MySQL
3 5 (2.60%) MS Access
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 6 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.08%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (13.02%) Marketing
2 15 (7.81%) Finance
3 5 (2.60%) Back Office
3 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 47 (24.48%) Support Engineer
3 32 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 31 (16.15%) Administrator
5 30 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (15.10%) Analyst
7 24 (12.50%) Applications Support
8 23 (11.98%) Support Analyst
9 22 (11.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (11.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 18 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (5.73%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (5.73%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
13 10 (5.21%) Windows Systems Engineer
13 10 (5.21%) Service Desk Engineer
14 8 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
15 7 (3.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.77%) Software Packaging
2 11 (5.73%) .NET
3 10 (5.21%) HTML
4 9 (4.69%) CSS
5 5 (2.60%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.60%) HTML5
5 5 (2.60%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.08%) CSS3
6 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (2.08%) D3.js
7 3 (1.56%) XML
8 2 (1.04%) Middleware
8 2 (1.04%) V-Ray
9 1 (0.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.60%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (16.67%) Clustering
3 23 (11.98%) Blackberry
4 20 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.81%) EqualLogic
6 13 (6.77%) Replication
6 13 (6.77%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.60%) LIMS
8 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.56%) RMADS
8 3 (1.56%) NHS
9 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
10 1 (0.52%) iPhone
10 1 (0.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 113 (58.85%) Windows
2 62 (32.29%) Windows 7
3 49 (25.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (23.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (15.63%) Linux
6 18 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 13 (6.77%) Windows XP
8 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.69%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.77%) ITIL
2 33 (17.19%) Service Management
2 33 (17.19%) Asset Management
2 33 (17.19%) Project Planning
3 32 (16.67%) Migration
4 31 (16.15%) Project Management
5 26 (13.54%) Network Load Balancing
6 25 (13.02%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (12.50%) Time Management
8 21 (10.94%) Service Delivery
9 16 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (8.33%) Problem Management
10 14 (7.29%) Patch Management
11 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (5.21%) Data Protection
11 10 (5.21%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.21%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.17%) ERP
12 8 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.98%) SQL
2 9 (4.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.65%) C#
4 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.52%) C
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VBScript
6 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 156 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 122 (63.54%) MCSE
3 73 (38.02%) MCITP
4 71 (36.98%) MCSA
5 20 (10.42%) CCNA
5 20 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (9.90%) Degree
7 18 (9.38%) A+ Certification
8 13 (6.77%) MCDST
9 9 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (4.17%) MCTS
11 7 (3.65%) MCPD
11 7 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (3.13%) HND
12 6 (3.13%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
13 4 (2.08%) SAP Certification
14 3 (1.56%) DV Cleared
15 2 (1.04%) VCP5
15 2 (1.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.56%) QA
4 2 (1.04%) HL7
System Software
1 76 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (19.79%) Hyper-V
4 22 (11.46%) XenDesktop
5 20 (10.42%) XenApp
6 19 (9.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (2.60%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.04%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.04%) vSphere
8 2 (1.04%) vCloud
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 65 (33.85%) SCCM
2 31 (16.15%) Backup Exec
3 28 (14.58%) SCOM
4 27 (14.06%) WSUS
5 2 (1.04%) OpenView
5 2 (1.04%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 161 (83.85%) Microsoft
2 62 (32.29%) Cisco
3 60 (31.25%) VMware
4 42 (21.88%) Citrix
5 39 (20.31%) HP
6 36 (18.75%) Symantec
7 19 (9.90%) Dell
8 16 (8.33%) ServiceNow
9 6 (3.13%) TOWER Software
9 6 (3.13%) Oracle
10 5 (2.60%) SAP
11 4 (2.08%) EMC
11 4 (2.08%) Remedy
11 4 (2.08%) Veritas
12 3 (1.56%) AppSense
12 3 (1.56%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.56%) Kaspersky
13 2 (1.04%) McAfee
13 2 (1.04%) Sophos
13 2 (1.04%) NetApp
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