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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 22 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 2.78% 1.74% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 10.53% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
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
9 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 12.50% 16.52% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 11
Average salary £20,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 20 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft