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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 49 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.18% 1.18% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 4.73% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 11
Median salary £30,500 £32,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,823 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
103 148 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.41% 24.92% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 90 132 94
Median salary £32,750 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 1 March 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) ITSM
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3

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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Encryption
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP