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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
UK / Wales
Rank 87 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 0.29% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 0.99% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -15.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
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 Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
290 403 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.88% 29.42% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 205 329 264
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +18 4 £35,500 +9.23% 2
West Wales - 3 £50,000 -
MCP
UK

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) MCTS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Case Management
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) PHP
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP

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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Case Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) MCDST
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Unisys
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Ensono
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago