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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 81 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing MCP 14 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.29% 2.70% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 8.70% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 11
Average salary £32,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -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
385 345 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 35.55% 31.05% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 340 280 288
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 -4 9 £30,000 -29.41%
Calne +1 2 £32,500 +54.76%
Malmesbury - 2 £42,500 - 1
Corsham +3 1 £11,500 -79.09%
MCP
South West

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) HP
6 8 (34.78%) MCTS
7 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) IIS
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
9 5 (21.74%) DBS Check
9 5 (21.74%) SmoothWall
9 5 (21.74%) Ruckus Wireless
9 5 (21.74%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) NAS
9 5 (21.74%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (21.74%) DHCP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (30.43%) IIS
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) IPv4
3 5 (21.74%) NAS
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (21.74%) Local Government
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) IT Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) ICT Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Manager
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
2 5 (21.74%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Security Management
3 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) VB
1 5 (21.74%) VBScript
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) MCTS
3 5 (21.74%) DBS Check
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) HND
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (17.39%) MCSA
5 3 (13.04%) MCSE
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) MCDST
7 1 (4.35%) MCITP
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SmoothWall
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Nimble Storage
4 5 (21.74%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco