Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 115 122
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 33 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.08% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.13% 0.62% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 4
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -24.24% +26.92%
10th Percentile £35,500 £18,300 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £26,500 £41,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year +80.00% -5.66% +1.92%

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 Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 463 323 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 29.23% 22.00% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 412 283 379
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,125 £63,750 £55,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Oxford

MCP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for MCP in Oxford

MCP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (96.97%) C#
2 32 (96.97%) HTML
2 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
2 32 (96.97%) MVC
2 32 (96.97%) MCPD
2 32 (96.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (96.97%) Test Automation
2 32 (96.97%) HTML5
2 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) Continuous Improvement
2 32 (96.97%) NServiceBus
2 32 (96.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 32 (96.97%) Microservices
2 32 (96.97%) Kendo UI
2 32 (96.97%) SOLID
3 16 (48.48%) Web Development
3 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
3 16 (48.48%) CSS
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) SSDT
3 16 (48.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 16 (48.48%) Ajax
3 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
3 16 (48.48%) Sitefinity
3 16 (48.48%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 32 (96.97%) NServiceBus
2 16 (48.48%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 32 (96.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (48.48%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Applications Developer
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Senior Applications Developer
2 20 (60.61%) Senior Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Web Applications Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Web Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
1 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
1 32 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) HTML5
1 32 (96.97%) Kendo UI
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
2 16 (48.48%) Ajax
2 16 (48.48%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) CSS3
2 16 (48.48%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (96.97%) Continuous Improvement
1 32 (96.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 32 (96.97%) Microservices
1 32 (96.97%) MVC
1 32 (96.97%) SOLID
1 32 (96.97%) Test Automation
2 16 (48.48%) Web Development
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (96.97%) MCPD
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) VMware