The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 107 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 0.73% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 2.63% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Median salary £24,000 £22,103 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.58% -34.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £23,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
MCP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
318 342 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.73% 27.71% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 271 296 322
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,103 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £49,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MCP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MCP Salary Trend in Wales

MCP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Wales

MCP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 4 £23,750 +7.45% 1
North Wales - 1 £24,500 -
MCP
UK

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 Wales region with a requirement for MCP.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) MCTS
5 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 3 (21.43%) MCSA
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Case Management
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) MCDST
6 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
6 2 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) People Management
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Case Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V2
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) MCTS
4 2 (14.29%) MCDST
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Unisys
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago