The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 106 106
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.80% 0.88% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 2.87% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 24
Median salary £34,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

MCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 352 453 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.56% 30.71% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 265 353 540
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing MCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Buckinghamshire

MCP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +16 4 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes -9 4 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Chesham +1 2 £34,000 +28.30%
Amersham - 2 £45,000 -
MCP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (65.00%) Windows
4 25 (62.50%) MCSE
5 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
6 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (37.50%) MCSA
8 14 (35.00%) VMware
9 12 (30.00%) Office 365
10 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
11 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (25.00%) Finance
11 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
13 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
14 7 (17.50%) Software Licensing
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Licensing
14 7 (17.50%) Snow
15 6 (15.00%) Citrix
15 6 (15.00%) DNS
15 6 (15.00%) Cisco
16 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
16 5 (12.50%) IIS
16 5 (12.50%) HTML
16 5 (12.50%) JavaScript

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
2 5 (12.50%) Local Government
3 3 (7.50%) Dutch Language
3 3 (7.50%) French Language
3 3 (7.50%) German Language
3 3 (7.50%) Polish Language
3 3 (7.50%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) IT Support
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) CSS
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
1 5 (12.50%) jQuery
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (7.50%) CSS3
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.00%) Ajax
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.00%) Kendo UI
4 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
1 7 (17.50%) Software Licensing
2 5 (12.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (7.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.50%) Data Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Software License Management
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Logistics
5 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (62.50%) MCSE
3 15 (37.50%) MCSA
4 5 (12.50%) MCITP
4 5 (12.50%) VTSP
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.00%) MBCS
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) MCDST
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
1 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Snow
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix
5 5 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (5.00%) Nintex
6 2 (5.00%) Telerik
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