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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 76 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 24 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.08% 0.79% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.16% 2.99% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 18
Average salary £29,025 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.25% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
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
335 335 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.03% 26.55% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 280 282 324
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 - 9 £40,000 -
Worthing - 5 £29,295 -
Horsham -2 3 £17,000 -43.33%
Gatwick - 2 £40,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (58.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (48.00%) MCSE
3 24 (48.00%) ITIL
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (42.00%) MS Office
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (34.00%) Citrix
6 17 (34.00%) Firewall
6 17 (34.00%) SharePoint
7 15 (30.00%) VMware
8 14 (28.00%) MCSA
8 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (26.00%) Office 365
9 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
10 12 (24.00%) Internet
10 12 (24.00%) Blackberry
10 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
11 11 (22.00%) Mac OS
12 10 (20.00%) ITIL V3
12 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.00%) Linux
12 10 (20.00%) C
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.00%) CRM
13 9 (18.00%) Websense

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (34.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) MS Office
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) Internet
3 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 7 (14.00%) DNS
5 6 (12.00%) SAN
6 4 (8.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.00%) Broadband
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.00%) Military
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Support Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Graduate
6 3 (6.00%) Graduate
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Trainee
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (2.00%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
5 11 (22.00%) Mac OS
6 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 9 (18.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) Service Management
4 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (48.00%) MCSE
3 14 (28.00%) MCSA
4 7 (14.00%) MCITP
5 2 (4.00%) MCPD
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (4.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) XenApp
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) SCOM
2 6 (12.00%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (6.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) Citrix
3 15 (30.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Websense
5 6 (12.00%) HP
6 5 (10.00%) WatchGuard
6 5 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.00%) Draytek
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Lotus
7 1 (2.00%) Sage
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.00%) Sophos
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago