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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 87 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.49% 1.36% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 4.18% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 4
Median salary £23,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- -13.66%
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
322 359 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.26% 32.61% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 270 237 240
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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
Trowbridge - 2 £23,500 -
Malmesbury 0 1 £42,500 -
Swindon -12 1 £37,500 -
Corsham - 1 £22,500 -
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (38.10%) HP
5 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) DBS Check
7 6 (28.57%) MCTS
7 6 (28.57%) IIS
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) DHCP
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Dell
8 5 (23.81%) IPv4
8 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) VBScript
8 5 (23.81%) VB
8 5 (23.81%) HND
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
8 5 (23.81%) NAS
8 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010

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 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) IPv4
3 5 (23.81%) NAS
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (23.81%) Local Government
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) ICT Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Manager
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Ajax
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Raspberry Pi
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) VB
1 5 (23.81%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 6 (28.57%) MCTS
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) HND
4 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (14.29%) MCSA
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SmoothWall
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) Nimble Storage
4 5 (23.81%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco