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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 79 124 101
Rank change year-on-year +45 -23  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 28 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.00% 0.057% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.76% 0.20% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 23
Median salary £35,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.66% -17.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £41,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £55,000
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 361 500 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.77% 28.57% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 280 374 422
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
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 March 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 - 20 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes +9 4 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Chesham - 3 £33,000 -
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (74.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (58.00%) MCSE
4 26 (52.00%) Windows
5 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (22.00%) WAN
6 11 (22.00%) MCSA
6 11 (22.00%) LAN
6 11 (22.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) Office 365
8 9 (18.00%) Finance
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (16.00%) jQuery
9 8 (16.00%) Unified Communications
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.00%) Mitel
9 8 (16.00%) Billing
9 8 (16.00%) Statistics
9 8 (16.00%) CSS
9 8 (16.00%) HTML
9 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (16.00%) VoIP
9 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.00%) A+ Certification
9 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence

MCP
Top Related 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 6 (12.00%) IIS
1 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) LAN
1 11 (22.00%) WAN
2 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Billing
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Dutch Language
3 3 (6.00%) French Language
3 3 (6.00%) German Language
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Local Government
3 3 (6.00%) Polish Language
3 3 (6.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) IT Support
1 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Deskside Support
2 8 (16.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) CSS
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
1 8 (16.00%) jQuery
2 6 (12.00%) CSS3
2 6 (12.00%) HTML5
2 6 (12.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.00%) Ajax
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Statistics
2 7 (14.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (14.00%) Software Licensing
3 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (12.00%) Migration
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
5 4 (8.00%) IT Asset Management
5 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Software License Management
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (58.00%) MCSE
3 11 (22.00%) MCSA
4 8 (16.00%) A+ Certification
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 4 (8.00%) CCNA
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.00%) MCITP
7 2 (4.00%) MCDST
7 2 (4.00%) VTSP
8 1 (2.00%) CCA
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) Mitel
5 7 (14.00%) Snow
6 5 (10.00%) Avaya
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (4.00%) Telerik
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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