The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 41 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.86% 1.20% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 4.35% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Median salary £35,000 £28,912 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -27.72%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
MCP
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
84 138 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.00% 27.66% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 63 126 135
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,823 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

MCP Salary Trend in Swindon

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for MCP.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) Automotive
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (45.45%) Logistics
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (18.18%) Data Encryption
8 2 (18.18%) Mitel
8 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (45.45%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Encryption
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) MCDST
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel