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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
UK / Wales
Rank 89 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 0.24% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.20% 0.83% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Median salary £45,000 £22,103 £37,450
Median salary % change year-on-year
+103.59% -40.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,103 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £22,421 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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
273 360 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.73% 28.85% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 308 296
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +15 3 £31,000 +40.25% 1
West Wales - 3 £50,000 - 1
MCP
UK

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for MCP.

1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) People Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
6 3 (18.75%) MCSA
6 3 (18.75%) MCTS
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL V2
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) MCDST
7 2 (12.50%) Case Management
7 2 (12.50%) SUSE
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) C#
8 1 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) T-SQL

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 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) SUSE
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) People Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Case Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL V2
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) MCTS
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) MCDST
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Unisys
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