Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 157 135
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.20% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.66% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Gloucestershire median annual salary £31,000 £21,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £29,100 £19,900 £17,300
90th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £41,500
South West median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% - +2.94%

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 514 1061 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.18% 46.72% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 394 818 637
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,650 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,375 £65,000 £65,650
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Gloucestershire

MCP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend 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 17 November 2017. 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 +23 3 £31,000 -
MCP
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware