The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 85 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 19 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.52% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 3.64% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 19
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £31,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
MCP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
374 330 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.02% 30.25% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 323 278 440
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MCP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Swindon +12 15 £32,500 -
Melksham - 1 £27,000 - 2
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 12 (48.00%) MCSE
6 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) .NET
9 8 (32.00%) C#
9 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (28.00%) Cisco
10 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (24.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 5 (20.00%) SAN
12 5 (20.00%) CSS
12 5 (20.00%) Web Services
12 5 (20.00%) ITIL
12 5 (20.00%) HTML
12 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (20.00%) VoIP
12 5 (20.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (20.00%) MVC

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) VoIP
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (48.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) MCDST
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
5 3 (12.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago