Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 72 78
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.73% 0.16% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 0.52% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Cheltenham median annual salary £36,000 £20,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.61% -33.87% -
10th Percentile £23,850 £19,250 £29,100
90th Percentile £41,150 £21,750 £32,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,250 £32,905 £31,000
% change year-on-year +37.52% +6.14% +47.62%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 313 191 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 45.49% 29.98% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 193 128 100
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £65,375 £71,325
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Cheltenham

MCP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for MCP in Cheltenham

MCP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for MCP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Psychology
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) RHCE
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) OCP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware