The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 30 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 0.84% 9.38% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
MCP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 11.76% 18.75% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 16
Average salary £39,250 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.72% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £65,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

MCP
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

MCP Salary Trend in Wilmslow

MCP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware