The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Wiltshire / Chippenham
Rank 28 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 0.92% - 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £41,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  

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 Chippenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 58 106 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 53.21% 61.27% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 93 58
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.55% -18.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham 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 Chippenham

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Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for MCP in Chippenham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Server Building
2 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) ZyXEL
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) Draytek
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec

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Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (75.00%) DSL
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Draytek
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (75.00%) ZyXEL