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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 134 127 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -38
Permanent jobs citing MCP 74 76 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.62% 1.67% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 5.20% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 158
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,209 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
1508 1462 2029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.97% 32.09% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1185 1792
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Woking +27 14 £22,750 -20.17% 1
Leatherhead - 13 £37,500 - 1
Guildford -16 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Farnham +17 5 £35,000 +115.38% 1
Staines +13 4 £38,400 +74.54%
Weybridge - 4 £29,250 -
Shepperton +3 3 £19,000 -20.83%
Reigate -22 2 £27,250 -31.87%
Camberley -14 1 £22,500 -
Cobham - 1 £38,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £65,000 - 2
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 102 (80.31%) Microsoft
2 88 (69.29%) Windows
3 73 (57.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (43.31%) MS Excel
5 54 (42.52%) MS Office
6 50 (39.37%) Active Directory
7 48 (37.80%) MCSE
8 44 (34.65%) MS Exchange
9 39 (30.71%) DNS
9 39 (30.71%) Windows 7
10 35 (27.56%) DHCP
11 33 (25.98%) ITIL
12 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
13 28 (22.05%) Blackberry
14 26 (20.47%) SLA
14 26 (20.47%) A+ Certification
15 25 (19.69%) LAN
15 25 (19.69%) WAN
15 25 (19.69%) HP
16 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (18.90%) Hyper-V
17 20 (15.75%) Oracle
17 20 (15.75%) Citrix
18 19 (14.96%) Service Management
18 19 (14.96%) VMware
18 19 (14.96%) XenApp
18 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (14.17%) Apple
19 18 (14.17%) Android
20 15 (11.81%) SQL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 44 (34.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (3.15%) CMS
8 4 (3.15%) Commerce Server
8 4 (3.15%) IIS
9 3 (2.36%) SAS
10 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.79%) Lync
11 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.79%) JBoss
11 1 (0.79%) Apache
11 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (43.31%) MS Excel
2 54 (42.52%) MS Office
3 12 (9.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.71%) DNS
2 35 (27.56%) DHCP
3 25 (19.69%) LAN
3 25 (19.69%) WAN
4 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.24%) VLAN
6 12 (9.45%) Wireless
6 12 (9.45%) IP Telephony
7 10 (7.87%) SAN
8 9 (7.09%) VoIP
9 7 (5.51%) NAS
10 6 (4.72%) Firewall
10 6 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.72%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.15%) Network Security
11 4 (3.15%) VPN
11 4 (3.15%) Internet
12 1 (0.79%) 3G
12 1 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) MS Access
2 7 (5.51%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.36%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (5.51%) Back Office
2 3 (2.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) French Language
2 3 (2.36%) German Language
2 3 (2.36%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (28.35%) Support Engineer
2 32 (25.20%) Analyst
3 31 (24.41%) Support Analyst
4 24 (18.90%) Consultant
5 18 (14.17%) Applications Support
6 15 (11.81%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (10.24%) Support Technician
8 12 (9.45%) Network Technician
9 11 (8.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (8.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (7.87%) Service Analyst
11 8 (6.30%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 8 (6.30%) IT Support
12 7 (5.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 6 (4.72%) Auditor
13 6 (4.72%) Senior Network Technician
13 6 (4.72%) .NET Developer
13 6 (4.72%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) .NET
2 12 (9.45%) HTML
3 10 (7.87%) CSS
4 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.09%) .NET Framework
5 7 (5.51%) XML
6 4 (3.15%) WCF
7 3 (2.36%) Flash
7 3 (2.36%) DAO
7 3 (2.36%) WF
7 3 (2.36%) jQuery
7 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.36%) Web Services
7 3 (2.36%) ADO.NET
7 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (2.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (2.36%) NHibernate
8 2 (1.57%) HTML5
9 1 (0.79%) Ajax
9 1 (0.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.05%) Blackberry
2 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.30%) LIMS
4 8 (6.30%) iPhone
5 7 (5.51%) Clustering
6 5 (3.94%) PDA
7 3 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.36%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.36%) Replication
8 2 (1.57%) iPad
8 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.57%) Informatics
9 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.79%) SCADA
9 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 88 (69.29%) Windows
2 39 (30.71%) Windows 7
3 24 (18.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.17%) Android
5 13 (10.24%) Windows XP
5 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.51%) Mac OS
7 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.72%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.94%) Linux
9 4 (3.15%) UNIX
9 4 (3.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.15%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.98%) ITIL
2 19 (14.96%) Service Management
3 12 (9.45%) ITSM
4 10 (7.87%) Asset Management
4 10 (7.87%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.30%) Project Planning
6 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.51%) Software Asset Management
7 7 (5.51%) Software Licensing
7 7 (5.51%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.51%) Release Management
7 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.51%) Data Analysis
8 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.94%) Project Management
9 5 (3.94%) Workflow
9 5 (3.94%) Information Management
9 5 (3.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) SQL
2 13 (10.24%) C#
3 7 (5.51%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.36%) C++
6 2 (1.57%) Java
6 2 (1.57%) Perl
6 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.57%) VBScript
6 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (57.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (37.80%) MCSE
3 26 (20.47%) A+ Certification
4 13 (10.24%) Degree
5 12 (9.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (7.87%) MCSA
7 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
8 7 (5.51%) MCTS
9 6 (4.72%) MCITP
10 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.94%) CCNA
10 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.15%) SAP Certification
12 3 (2.36%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (2.36%) ECDL
13 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.57%) MCAD
13 2 (1.57%) MCPD
14 1 (0.79%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.47%) SLA
2 15 (11.81%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 50 (39.37%) Active Directory
2 24 (18.90%) Hyper-V
3 19 (14.96%) XenApp
4 15 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (9.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 12 (9.45%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.09%) VMware ESX
7 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) SCCM
2 9 (7.09%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.79%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) SCOM
5 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 102 (80.31%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.69%) HP
3 20 (15.75%) Oracle
3 20 (15.75%) Citrix
4 19 (14.96%) VMware
5 18 (14.17%) Apple
6 13 (10.24%) Symantec
7 12 (9.45%) Mitel
8 11 (8.66%) SAP
9 7 (5.51%) BMC
9 7 (5.51%) McAfee
9 7 (5.51%) IBM
10 6 (4.72%) Cisco
11 4 (3.15%) Veritas
12 3 (2.36%) Sybase
13 2 (1.57%) Adobe
13 2 (1.57%) Epicor
13 2 (1.57%) Sage
14 1 (0.79%) Autodesk
14 1 (0.79%) Nintex
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Canon
Salary: £25340 - £26747 per annum + 5% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefts package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £20,000-£25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunbury
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits: Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago