The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 152 170 141
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 19 22 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.65% 0.65% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 1.94% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 59
Median salary £20,500 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £21,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £34,000 £45,000
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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 936 1136 1282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.84% 33.58% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 745 954 1061
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Hampshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Hampshire

MCP
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Fareham - 10 £20,250 - 2
Southampton +18 3 £17,000 -19.04%
Havant +3 2 £38,750 +13.97%
Basingstoke +1 2 £21,500 -14.00%
Portsmouth -7 2 £70,000 +108.95%
MCP
South East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (64.00%) VMware
5 15 (60.00%) Citrix
6 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
7 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
8 12 (48.00%) SLA
9 10 (40.00%) MS Office
10 9 (36.00%) Change Management
11 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
13 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (16.00%) A+ Certification
15 4 (16.00%) SQL
15 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
15 4 (16.00%) MCTS
15 4 (16.00%) MCITP
16 3 (12.00%) Degree
16 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
16 3 (12.00%) MCSE
17 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
17 2 (8.00%) Retail

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) PBX
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Moq
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 5 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (4.00%) LINQ
1 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.00%) Time Management
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) BDD
3 1 (4.00%) Kanban
3 1 (4.00%) MVC
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCITP
2 4 (16.00%) MCTS
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) CCA
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) MCAD
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Draytek
5 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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