The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 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.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South Wales / Caerphilly
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Caerphilly 8.33% - 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.75% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £20,000 - -
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 Caerphilly.

Academic & Professional Certification
Caerphilly
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16 0 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Caerphilly 44.44% - 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 15
Median salary £22,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in Caerphilly

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Caerphilly 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 Caerphilly

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Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Salary trend for MCP in Caerphilly

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Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly

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 Caerphilly region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Caerphilly 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft