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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 65 70 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 31 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.02% 1.93% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.07% 7.22% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 14
Average salary £29,295 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
280 263 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.26% 26.70% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 230 243 317
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 15 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Worthing -9 6 £29,295 +28.41% 3
Horsham -6 3 £18,000 -40.00%
Gatwick - 2 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £21,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £18,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
3 36 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (58.82%) ITIL
5 28 (54.90%) MCSE
6 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
8 20 (39.22%) Citrix
9 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
9 19 (37.25%) VMware
10 18 (35.29%) MCSA
10 18 (35.29%) MS Office
11 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
11 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
12 15 (29.41%) SCCM
13 14 (27.45%) Firewall
14 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
15 12 (23.53%) Office 365
16 10 (19.61%) Internet
16 10 (19.61%) DNS
16 10 (19.61%) DHCP
17 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
17 9 (17.65%) CRM
17 9 (17.65%) Linux
17 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
17 9 (17.65%) Websense
17 9 (17.65%) ITIL V3
17 9 (17.65%) XenApp

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 3 (5.88%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Office
2 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
3 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) Internet
2 10 (19.61%) DHCP
2 10 (19.61%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) SAN
5 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) Broadband
7 1 (1.96%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) IT Support
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) IT Graduate
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (17.65%) Linux
7 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
7 7 (13.73%) Mac OS
8 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.96%) Android
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) CRM
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.84%) Service Management
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) C
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (54.90%) MCSE
3 18 (35.29%) MCSA
4 7 (13.73%) MCITP
5 3 (5.88%) MCTS
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.96%) MCSD
6 1 (1.96%) MCPD
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 9 (17.65%) XenApp
4 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Server
5 4 (7.84%) UAG
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
2 5 (9.80%) SCVMM
2 5 (9.80%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (39.22%) Citrix
3 19 (37.25%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) Websense
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) WatchGuard
6 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
7 4 (7.84%) Symantec
8 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.88%) Altiris
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco
10 1 (1.96%) Draytek
10 1 (1.96%) BT
10 1 (1.96%) Sage
10 1 (1.96%) Sophos
10 1 (1.96%) Lotus
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £13,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27790.00 - £30800.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27250 - £30800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago