The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 86 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCP 22 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.90% 1.54% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.48% 5.99% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 23
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +75.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,550 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
MCP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
294 334 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.34% 25.75% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 245 279 286
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MCP Salary Trend in West Sussex

MCP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in West Sussex

MCP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -2 12 - -
Gatwick +2 7 £27,500 -35.29%
Horsham 0 1 £42,500 +142.85%
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
1 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (57.14%) Internet
3 19 (54.29%) Firewall
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 16 (45.71%) C
5 16 (45.71%) MS Office
5 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
5 16 (45.71%) Mac OS X
5 16 (45.71%) Mac OS
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (20.00%) SAN
10 7 (20.00%) DHCP
10 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (20.00%) DNS
10 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 7 (20.00%) MCSE
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
11 6 (17.14%) Retail
11 6 (17.14%) VMware
11 6 (17.14%) ITIL
11 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 5 (14.29%) SharePoint

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.43%) Lync
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) Internet
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 7 (20.00%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 16 (45.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Support Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) MDX
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Blackberry
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
1 28 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) Mac OS X
4 16 (45.71%) Mac OS
5 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) HPUX
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.57%) Server Building
3 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Document Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) HND
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) ISA Server
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) XenServer
3 3 (8.57%) UAG
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (8.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago