The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 28 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 6.10% 2.94% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.30% 16.67% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £29,950 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.13% +4.16%
MCP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 20.12% 17.65% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 35
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

MCP
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

MCP Salary Trend in Windsor

MCP
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Windsor

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) MCSA
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) MCTS
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) Lync
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) MCDST
3 3 (30.00%) Finance

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Windsor 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCSA
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCTS
2 7 (70.00%) MCITP
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya