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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 23 61 19
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -42
Permanent jobs citing MCP 33 13 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 10.54% 2.45% 11.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.97% 5.53% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 45
Average salary £27,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
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
118 235 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.70% 44.26% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 113 222 165
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Woking

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
2 45 (73.77%) MS Office
3 43 (70.49%) MS Excel
4 42 (68.85%) HP
5 39 (63.93%) Active Directory
5 39 (63.93%) Windows
6 35 (57.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 34 (55.74%) Project Planning
7 34 (55.74%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (52.46%) Citrix
9 31 (50.82%) DHCP
9 31 (50.82%) DNS
9 31 (50.82%) SCCM
10 30 (49.18%) Service Management
10 30 (49.18%) TCP/IP
11 29 (47.54%) MS Exchange
11 29 (47.54%) Windows 7
12 28 (45.90%) Blackberry
13 27 (44.26%) VoIP
13 27 (44.26%) XenApp
13 27 (44.26%) XenDesktop
14 26 (42.62%) WAN
14 26 (42.62%) LAN
14 26 (42.62%) ITIL
14 26 (42.62%) Project Management
14 26 (42.62%) A+ Certification
14 26 (42.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 23 (37.70%) Digital Marketing
15 23 (37.70%) Marketing
16 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (47.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.84%) Lync
4 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.56%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (73.77%) MS Office
2 43 (70.49%) MS Excel
3 35 (57.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) DHCP
1 31 (50.82%) DNS
2 30 (49.18%) TCP/IP
3 27 (44.26%) VoIP
4 26 (42.62%) WAN
4 26 (42.62%) LAN
5 9 (14.75%) SAN
6 5 (8.20%) Firewall
7 4 (6.56%) VLAN
8 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) MS Access
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (37.70%) Marketing
2 8 (13.11%) Back Office
3 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Support Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 20 (32.79%) Desktop Support
3 17 (27.87%) Analyst
3 17 (27.87%) Applications Support
3 17 (27.87%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (16.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Service Desk Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Support
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Support Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (55.74%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (45.90%) Blackberry
3 12 (19.67%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows 7
3 15 (24.59%) Mac OS
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Project Planning
2 30 (49.18%) Service Management
3 26 (42.62%) ITIL
3 26 (42.62%) Project Management
4 23 (37.70%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
5 8 (13.11%) Network Design
5 8 (13.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
6 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.20%) ERP
8 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 3 (4.92%) Release Management
10 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.64%) Migration
10 1 (1.64%) Business Development
10 1 (1.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) A+ Certification
2 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.75%) Degree
4 5 (8.20%) MCSE
4 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
6 3 (4.92%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.64%) MCAD
7 1 (1.64%) MCTS
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.64%) MCPD
7 1 (1.64%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (63.93%) Active Directory
2 27 (44.26%) XenApp
2 27 (44.26%) XenDesktop
3 26 (42.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (50.82%) SCCM
2 5 (8.20%) SCOM
3 4 (6.56%) SCDPM
3 4 (6.56%) SCVMM
3 4 (6.56%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (85.25%) Microsoft
2 42 (68.85%) HP
3 32 (52.46%) Citrix
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle
5 11 (18.03%) Cisco
6 9 (14.75%) VMware
7 4 (6.56%) Symantec
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.56%) Dell