Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 117 131
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.30% 1.02% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 3.63% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 28
Milton Keynes median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% -3.23% -29.14%
10th Percentile £28,550 £21,250 £20,225
90th Percentile £40,250 £37,875 £38,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +25.83% - +1.69%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 375 468 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.46% 27.97% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 277 399 576
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £23,875
90th Percentile £66,000 £66,250 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Milton Keynes

MCP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for MCP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) VCP6
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix