The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 42 67 23
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -44
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 2 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.47% 0.39% 12.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.99% 1.00% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 49
Average salary £28,000 £21,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.23% -60.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £21,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
MCP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 201 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 27.47% 38.80% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 85 193 169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MCP
Salary Trend in Woking

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

MCP Salary Trend in Woking

MCP
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Woking region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Woking

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 33 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 32 (82.05%) MS Office
4 27 (69.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (66.67%) Project Planning
5 26 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (66.67%) HP
6 24 (61.54%) Citrix
6 24 (61.54%) Service Management
7 23 (58.97%) Marketing
7 23 (58.97%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (51.28%) SCCM
8 20 (51.28%) DHCP
8 20 (51.28%) DNS
9 19 (48.72%) VoIP
9 19 (48.72%) Windows
9 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
9 19 (48.72%) Project Management
9 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
9 19 (48.72%) XenApp
9 19 (48.72%) XenDesktop
9 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
10 18 (46.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 18 (46.15%) A+ Certification
10 18 (46.15%) Blackberry
10 18 (46.15%) LAN
10 18 (46.15%) WAN
10 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
10 18 (46.15%) ITIL
11 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 32 (82.05%) MS Office
3 27 (69.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) DHCP
1 20 (51.28%) DNS
2 19 (48.72%) VoIP
3 18 (46.15%) WAN
3 18 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 18 (46.15%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.56%) NAS
5 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (58.97%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 18 (46.15%) Desktop Support
2 18 (46.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 18 (46.15%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (35.90%) Applications Support
4 10 (25.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (25.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) Service Desk Engineer
5 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (20.51%) Analyst
6 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Graduate
10 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (46.15%) Blackberry
3 5 (12.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
1 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
2 9 (23.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 24 (61.54%) Service Management
3 23 (58.97%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (48.72%) Project Management
5 18 (46.15%) ITIL
6 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.82%) ERP
7 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.56%) Coaching
9 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.56%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.56%) Server Building
9 1 (2.56%) Business Development
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) A+ Certification
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.26%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) CCIA
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCAD
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
1 19 (48.72%) XenApp
1 19 (48.72%) XenDesktop
2 18 (46.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) HP
3 24 (61.54%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) VMware