The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 65 24 42
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.39% 12.38% 4.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% 28.09% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 49 20
Average salary £21,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
190 178 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 37.48% 44.06% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 182 170 134
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
Surrey

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
5 10 (40.00%) MS Office
6 9 (36.00%) EFT
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (24.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (24.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) Ajax
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) jQuery
7 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) Release Management
8 5 (20.00%) Back Office
8 5 (20.00%) MySQL
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) HTML

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
1 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) MS Access
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Support Manager
6 4 (16.00%) Applications Manager
6 4 (16.00%) Account Manager
7 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (8.00%) Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Graduate
8 2 (8.00%) Junior
8 2 (8.00%) Client Account Manager
8 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
1 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) Ajax
2 6 (24.00%) jQuery
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) EFT
2 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.00%) Handset
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) Lotus
4 3 (12.00%) Apple
4 3 (12.00%) Remedy
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix