The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 42 49
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester - 3.01% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.84% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £33,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.68%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
MCP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Qualifications Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 102 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 27.32% 38.35% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 96 77
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

MCP
Salary Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Winchester region.

MCP Salary Trend in Winchester

MCP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware