The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 16 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 2.50% 1.20% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 3.70% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +2.04%
MCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 7.50% 32.53% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

MCP
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Twickenham

MCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix