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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 66 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.81% 1.11% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 3.63% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 22
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £22,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
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
247 303 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.51% 30.51% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 211 263 321
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MCP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +15 3 £35,000 +21.05%
Chippenham - 3 £41,000 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (85.71%) VMware
4 23 (82.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (82.14%) WAN
5 22 (78.57%) CCNA
5 22 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
7 19 (67.86%) HP
7 19 (67.86%) Cisco
7 19 (67.86%) MCSE
7 19 (67.86%) Firewall
7 19 (67.86%) Problem Management
7 19 (67.86%) MCITP
7 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (67.86%) PowerShell
8 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (64.29%) VPN
9 17 (60.71%) Ethernet
9 17 (60.71%) VoIP
9 17 (60.71%) SSL
9 17 (60.71%) CCIE
9 17 (60.71%) Dell
9 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
9 17 (60.71%) IIS
9 17 (60.71%) Clustering
9 17 (60.71%) Migration

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 17 (60.71%) IIS
1 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) WAN
2 19 (67.86%) Firewall
3 18 (64.29%) VPN
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco PIX
4 17 (60.71%) DSL
4 17 (60.71%) Ethernet
4 17 (60.71%) MPLS
4 17 (60.71%) Remote Desktop
4 17 (60.71%) SSL
4 17 (60.71%) VoIP
5 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.86%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Consultant
1 14 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 14 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Ajax
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Clustering
1 17 (60.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Windows Server
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Problem Management
2 17 (60.71%) High Availability
2 17 (60.71%) Load Balancing
2 17 (60.71%) Migration
2 17 (60.71%) Server Building
3 12 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Logistics
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Encryption
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) ITSM
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (78.57%) CCNA
2 22 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (67.86%) MCITP
3 19 (67.86%) MCSE
4 17 (60.71%) CCIE
4 17 (60.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) MCSA
8 1 (3.57%) MCDST
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (60.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (85.71%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco
3 19 (67.86%) HP
4 17 (60.71%) Dell
4 17 (60.71%) Draytek
4 17 (60.71%) Juniper
4 17 (60.71%) ProCurve
4 17 (60.71%) SonicWALL
4 17 (60.71%) Symantec
4 17 (60.71%) Veeam
4 17 (60.71%) Veritas
4 17 (60.71%) WatchGuard
4 17 (60.71%) ZyXEL
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel