The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 14 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 2.63% - 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £41,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
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 West Malling region.

Qualifications Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 9 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 15.79% 18.00% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 50
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £55,000 £58,681
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

MCP
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

MCP Salary Trend in West Malling

MCP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft