The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.50% - 2.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% - 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 21
Median salary £20,000 - £40,000
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 Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 92 99 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 22.83% 17.10% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 169
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

MCP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for MCP in Dorset

MCP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Weymouth - 2 £20,000 -
MCP
South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) AppSense
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) CCA
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCA
2 3 (50.00%) CCEA
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) AppSense
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
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