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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 72 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 27 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.44% 1.33% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 3.98% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 36
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
336 327 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.41% 33.50% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 283 285 342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Swindon +9 16 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Calne -2 1 £20,000 - 1
Corsham - 1 £55,000 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 44 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 25 (54.35%) ITIL
4 19 (41.30%) MCSE
5 18 (39.13%) MCSA
5 18 (39.13%) Windows
5 18 (39.13%) VMware
6 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
7 14 (30.43%) Cisco
7 14 (30.43%) CISSP
7 14 (30.43%) CHFI
7 14 (30.43%) SIEM
8 13 (28.26%) Firewall
8 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) Linux
10 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
10 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
11 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
11 10 (21.74%) SAN
12 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
12 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (19.57%) .NET
13 8 (17.39%) DNS
13 8 (17.39%) DHCP
14 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
14 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) Firewall
2 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) SAN
4 8 (17.39%) DNS
4 8 (17.39%) DHCP
5 5 (10.87%) VoIP
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (8.70%) Multicast
6 4 (8.70%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.52%) SNMP
8 2 (4.35%) Internet
9 1 (2.17%) NAS
9 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Security Manager
1 10 (21.74%) Operations Manager
1 10 (21.74%) Security Operations Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support
5 5 (10.87%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Server Support
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) Ajax
3 5 (10.87%) jQuery
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) UNIX
5 3 (6.52%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 17 (36.96%) PRINCE2
3 14 (30.43%) SIEM
4 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.04%) Security Management
5 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.70%) Data Security
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
9 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (41.30%) MCSE
3 18 (39.13%) MCSA
4 14 (30.43%) CISSP
4 14 (30.43%) CHFI
5 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (10.87%) CCNP
7 5 (10.87%) Degree
8 4 (8.70%) MCDST
8 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.70%) CCNA
8 4 (8.70%) SSCP
9 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
1 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.52%) Netcool
2 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.70%) Symantec
5 4 (8.70%) Sophos
5 4 (8.70%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) Juniper
5 4 (8.70%) IBM
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Calne, Wiltshire
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago