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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 157 110 79
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -31
Permanent jobs citing MCP 54 97 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.18% 2.06% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 6.41% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 96 157
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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
1554 1514 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.94% 32.16% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1360 1257 1701
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Leatherhead -11 7 £34,000 -9.33%
Chertsey - 7 £25,500 - 1
Woking -4 6 £34,500 -31.00% 2
Guildford +2 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Shepperton - 2 £19,000 -
Godalming -1 1 £15,000 -53.12% 1
Weybridge -4 1 £19,500 -38.09%
Redhill - 1 £54,000 - 1
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 95 (78.51%) Microsoft
2 88 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (50.41%) Windows
4 58 (47.93%) MCSE
5 35 (28.93%) MS Excel
6 33 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 31 (25.62%) MS Exchange
8 30 (24.79%) SLA
9 27 (22.31%) MS Office
10 25 (20.66%) VMware
11 24 (19.83%) Software Engineering
11 24 (19.83%) Windows 7
12 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 20 (16.53%) LIMS
14 19 (15.70%) ITIL
14 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (15.70%) Degree
15 18 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (14.05%) Oracle
16 17 (14.05%) LAN
16 17 (14.05%) WAN
17 16 (13.22%) MCTS
18 15 (12.40%) DNS
18 15 (12.40%) Citrix
18 15 (12.40%) Apple
19 14 (11.57%) MCSA
20 13 (10.74%) SQL
20 13 (10.74%) Blackberry
20 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
21 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 31 (25.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (2.48%) SAS
8 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (28.93%) MS Excel
2 27 (22.31%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.83%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) LAN
1 17 (14.05%) WAN
2 15 (12.40%) DNS
3 12 (9.92%) SAN
4 10 (8.26%) DHCP
4 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.44%) VPN
6 8 (6.61%) Internet
7 6 (4.96%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.96%) NAS
7 6 (4.96%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.13%) Wireless
9 4 (3.31%) Network Security
9 4 (3.31%) VLAN
9 4 (3.31%) Firewall
9 4 (3.31%) VoIP
10 3 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.83%) 3G
11 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (4.13%) MS Access
2 5 (4.13%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Subversion
1 5 (4.13%) NUnit
1 5 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (4.96%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Games
2 5 (4.13%) Back Office
2 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) French Language
3 3 (2.48%) German Language
3 3 (2.48%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Analyst
2 30 (24.79%) Support Analyst
3 27 (22.31%) Applications Support
4 24 (19.83%) Support Engineer
5 22 (18.18%) Consultant
6 21 (17.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (6.61%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (6.61%) Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Support Technician
10 5 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.13%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) .NET
1 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 10 (8.26%) HTML
3 8 (6.61%) CSS
4 5 (4.13%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (4.13%) NHibernate
4 5 (4.13%) Ajax
4 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.13%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (4.13%) LINQ
4 5 (4.13%) MonoRail
4 5 (4.13%) WCF
5 3 (2.48%) XML
5 3 (2.48%) Flash
5 3 (2.48%) jQuery
6 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) LIMS
2 13 (10.74%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.79%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.79%) Clustering
5 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.48%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.48%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) iPhone
6 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.65%) Informatics
7 2 (1.65%) iPad
7 2 (1.65%) NHS
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.83%) Handset
8 1 (0.83%) EFT
8 1 (0.83%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.41%) Windows
2 24 (19.83%) Windows 7
3 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.09%) Android
6 9 (7.44%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.79%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.79%) UNIX
8 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.13%) Linux
9 5 (4.13%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.83%) Software Engineering
2 19 (15.70%) ITIL
3 11 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.61%) Information Management
6 6 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.96%) Incident Management
6 6 (4.96%) Service Management
6 6 (4.96%) Change Control
6 6 (4.96%) Coaching
7 5 (4.13%) Web Application Development
7 5 (4.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.13%) Project Management
7 5 (4.13%) MVC
7 5 (4.13%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.13%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.13%) TDD
7 5 (4.13%) Scrum
7 5 (4.13%) Release Management
8 4 (3.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) SQL
2 12 (9.92%) C#
3 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.65%) VB
5 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.65%) C++
6 1 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (47.93%) MCSE
3 19 (15.70%) Degree
4 16 (13.22%) MCTS
5 14 (11.57%) MCSA
6 10 (8.26%) A+ Certification
7 9 (7.44%) MCITP
8 7 (5.79%) MCAD
9 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
9 6 (4.96%) CCNA
9 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.13%) MCSD
10 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.13%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.48%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.65%) MCPD
13 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.79%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 18 (14.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 9 (7.44%) XenApp
5 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (3.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.31%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.48%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.96%) SCCM
3 5 (4.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 95 (78.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.66%) VMware
3 17 (14.05%) Oracle
4 15 (12.40%) Citrix
4 15 (12.40%) Apple
5 9 (7.44%) HP
5 9 (7.44%) Symantec
6 6 (4.96%) Cisco
7 5 (4.13%) McAfee
8 4 (3.31%) Mitel
9 2 (1.65%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.65%) Lotus
9 2 (1.65%) SAP
9 2 (1.65%) IBM
9 2 (1.65%) BMC
10 1 (0.83%) Epicor
10 1 (0.83%) NetApp
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
10 1 (0.83%) EMC
10 1 (0.83%) Adobe
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Circa 5k car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c.45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago