Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 87 131
Rank change year-on-year -8 +44 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 55 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% 3.37% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 6.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 46 2
Median annual salary £29,500 £52,000 £33,202
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.27% +56.62% +66.01%
10th Percentile £27,750 £40,375 £32,184
90th Percentile £42,050 £60,000 £34,194
South West median annual salary £29,500 £47,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -37.23% +67.86% +13.13%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 400 870 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.46% 53.34% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 298 589 490
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Gloucestershire

MCP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCP in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for MCP in Gloucestershire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCP in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for MCP in Gloucestershire

MCP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +9 1 £41,500 -7.78%
MCP
South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) CCENT
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (66.67%) SLA

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCENT
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft