The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 84 71 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.63% 2.06% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 7.63% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 8
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +104.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £48,500 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 249 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.79% 26.95% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 236 212 377
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
South West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -17 6 £28,500 -40.00%
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
6 3 (27.27%) Internet

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) IBM