Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 102 106
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.13% 0.59% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 2.25% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Cardiff median annual salary £20,500 £24,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% -41.82% +41.03%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,100 £18,750
90th Percentile £21,750 £31,000 £77,500
South Wales median annual salary £30,250 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.04% -16.92% -2.99%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 162 355 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.58% 26.03% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 142 325 365
Cardiff median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - +11.94%
10th Percentile £21,550 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,250 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Cardiff

MCP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for MCP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Google Drive
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Drive
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) OneDrive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft