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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 89 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.72% 1.74% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% 6.42% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
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
312 358 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.83% 27.08% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 264 296 329
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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
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 3 July 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 8 - -
Gatwick -9 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Horsham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (44.19%) Internet
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (41.86%) Firewall
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (37.21%) Linux
8 15 (34.88%) C
8 15 (34.88%) MS Office
8 15 (34.88%) Mac OS X
8 15 (34.88%) Blackberry
8 15 (34.88%) Mac OS
9 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
10 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
11 11 (25.58%) ITIL
11 11 (25.58%) VMware
12 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
12 10 (23.26%) MCSE
12 10 (23.26%) MCSA
12 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
12 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
13 9 (20.93%) DNS
13 9 (20.93%) SAN
13 9 (20.93%) DHCP
13 9 (20.93%) SCCM
14 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
15 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
15 7 (16.28%) SQL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (27.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.30%) Lync
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) IaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Internet
2 18 (41.86%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 9 (20.93%) DHCP
4 9 (20.93%) SAN
5 4 (9.30%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Support Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (34.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Graduate
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) IT Graduate
6 2 (4.65%) Trainee
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) HTML5
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) MDX
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Blackberry
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (37.21%) Linux
6 15 (34.88%) Mac OS X
6 15 (34.88%) Mac OS
7 4 (9.30%) HPUX
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
3 5 (11.63%) Server Building
4 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Document Management
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C
2 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) MCSE
2 10 (23.26%) MCSA
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) MCPD
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) MCDBA
4 2 (4.65%) MCSD
4 2 (4.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) XenApp
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.30%) ISA Server
6 3 (6.98%) XenServer
6 3 (6.98%) UAG
7 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) SCOM
2 6 (13.95%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.98%) WSUS
4 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) HP
3 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
4 3 (6.98%) Websense
5 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.33%) Tableau
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago