The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 19 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.53% 7.69% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 17.14% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £15,250 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.11% +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
MCP
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
16 70 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 20.25% 44.87% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 61 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Tunbridge Wells region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

MCP
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

MCP Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) MCAD
3 6 (46.15%) MCSD
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) NUnit
3 6 (46.15%) MCTS
3 6 (46.15%) MCITP
3 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 6 (46.15%) LINQ
3 6 (46.15%) Kanban
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (46.15%) Moq
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (38.46%) Network+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) ADSL
2 3 (23.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) NUnit
1 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (46.15%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (30.77%) Junior
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
1 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
1 6 (46.15%) LINQ
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
1 6 (46.15%) Kanban
1 6 (46.15%) BDD
1 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) A+ Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) MCAD
3 6 (46.15%) MCSD
3 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 6 (46.15%) MCTS
3 6 (46.15%) MCITP
4 5 (38.46%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory