The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 160 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 60 167 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.17% 3.29% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 9.82% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 57 157 179
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1683 1700 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.95% 33.54% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1388 1829
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 19 £37,000 +13.84%
Guildford -14 6 £38,750 -3.12%
Reigate -15 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Staines - 3 £48,750 -
Godalming +19 2 £15,000 -62.50% 1
Cobham -14 2 £35,500 -5.33%
Leatherhead -26 2 £23,000 -58.18%
Woking -47 2 £21,500 -60.90%
Egham - 1 £28,000 -
Caterham - 1 £45,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 116 (82.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (71.63%) Microsoft
3 65 (46.10%) MCSE
4 54 (38.30%) Windows
5 37 (26.24%) .NET
6 36 (25.53%) ASP.NET
7 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
8 32 (22.70%) SLA
9 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
10 28 (19.86%) C#
11 27 (19.15%) SQL
11 27 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
12 25 (17.73%) Active Directory
13 24 (17.02%) LIMS
13 24 (17.02%) MCTS
14 23 (16.31%) Degree
14 23 (16.31%) VMware
15 22 (15.60%) MS Office
16 20 (14.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (14.18%) Oracle
17 19 (13.48%) ITIL
17 19 (13.48%) Cisco
17 19 (13.48%) Ajax
18 17 (12.06%) MCSA
18 17 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (12.06%) Internet
19 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
20 15 (10.64%) SAN
20 15 (10.64%) Windows 7

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (17.73%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.26%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.42%) Lync
8 2 (1.42%) SAS
9 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.60%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.06%) Internet
2 16 (11.35%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.64%) SAN
4 14 (9.93%) VPN
4 14 (9.93%) DNS
5 11 (7.80%) WAN
6 10 (7.09%) LAN
7 9 (6.38%) DHCP
8 7 (4.96%) IP Telephony
8 7 (4.96%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.96%) NAS
9 5 (3.55%) Firewall
10 4 (2.84%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.84%) Wireless
10 4 (2.84%) VoIP
11 2 (1.42%) Network Security
11 2 (1.42%) Intranet
12 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.71%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (4.26%) MySQL
3 6 (4.26%) MS Access
4 3 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (9.22%) Subversion
1 13 (9.22%) NUnit
2 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (9.22%) Finance
1 13 (9.22%) Games
2 6 (4.26%) Back Office
3 5 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) French Language
5 2 (1.42%) German Language
5 2 (1.42%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (36.88%) Analyst
2 33 (23.40%) Support Analyst
3 29 (20.57%) Applications Support
4 27 (19.15%) Developer
5 21 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 21 (14.89%) .NET Developer
5 21 (14.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 15 (10.64%) Consultant
7 12 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (5.67%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.26%) Support Manager
10 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.55%) Support Technician
11 5 (3.55%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.24%) .NET
2 36 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 19 (13.48%) Ajax
4 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (9.22%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (9.22%) WCF
4 13 (9.22%) LINQ
4 13 (9.22%) MonoRail
4 13 (9.22%) NHibernate
4 13 (9.22%) Razor View Engine
4 13 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 11 (7.80%) Web Services
5 11 (7.80%) XML
6 9 (6.38%) HTML
6 9 (6.38%) CSS
6 9 (6.38%) jQuery
7 6 (4.26%) ADO.NET
8 2 (1.42%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) LIMS
2 9 (6.38%) EFT
3 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.55%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.55%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.55%) Kindle
6 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.84%) Clustering
7 3 (2.13%) Handset
7 3 (2.13%) NHS
7 3 (2.13%) Replication
7 3 (2.13%) Informatics
8 2 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.42%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) SCADA
9 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (38.30%) Windows
2 20 (14.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 12 (8.51%) Windows XP
6 10 (7.09%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.67%) UNIX
8 4 (2.84%) Android
8 4 (2.84%) Linux
9 3 (2.13%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) Software Engineering
2 19 (13.48%) ITIL
3 13 (9.22%) E-Commerce
3 13 (9.22%) MVC
3 13 (9.22%) TDD
3 13 (9.22%) Scrum
3 13 (9.22%) Web Application Development
4 10 (7.09%) Information Management
5 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.26%) Release Management
6 6 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.55%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.55%) Information Security Management
7 5 (3.55%) Security Management
7 5 (3.55%) Information Security
8 4 (2.84%) High Availability
8 4 (2.84%) Software Testing
8 4 (2.84%) Supplier Management
8 4 (2.84%) Project Management
8 4 (2.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.86%) C#
2 27 (19.15%) SQL
3 11 (7.80%) VB.NET
4 9 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.96%) VB
6 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) Java
7 1 (0.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 116 (82.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (46.10%) MCSE
3 24 (17.02%) MCTS
4 23 (16.31%) Degree
5 17 (12.06%) MCSA
6 13 (9.22%) MCAD
6 13 (9.22%) MCSD
7 11 (7.80%) MCITP
8 8 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.67%) CCNA
9 6 (4.26%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.71%) GIAC
12 1 (0.71%) MCDST
12 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (22.70%) SLA
2 5 (3.55%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (17.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.26%) XenApp
3 6 (4.26%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.55%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 101 (71.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.31%) VMware
3 20 (14.18%) Oracle
4 19 (13.48%) Cisco
5 12 (8.51%) Citrix
6 11 (7.80%) Apple
7 9 (6.38%) HP
8 7 (4.96%) Symantec
9 6 (4.26%) Lotus
10 4 (2.84%) Avaya
11 3 (2.13%) SAP
11 3 (2.13%) Remedy
12 2 (1.42%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.42%) IBM
12 2 (1.42%) BMC
12 2 (1.42%) Intel
13 1 (0.71%) Dell
13 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.71%) Sage
13 1 (0.71%) Polycom
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago