Period
to 24 July 2017

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

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 169 154
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 11 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.51% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.77% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 19
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £27,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -34.15% +82.22%
10th Percentile £42,500 £23,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £55,000 £36,750 £51,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -20.00%

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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 855 902 940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.63% 28.50% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 727 735 706
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,950
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.39% +3.41%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Oxfordshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Oxfordshire

MCP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Oxford +5 8 £45,000 +38.46%
Thame - 3 £55,000 -
MCP
South East

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

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
2 8 (72.73%) MCPD
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (72.73%) NServiceBus
2 8 (72.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 8 (72.73%) Kendo UI
2 8 (72.73%) SSDT
2 8 (72.73%) Microservices
2 8 (72.73%) SOLID
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Siemens NX
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Itk

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (72.73%) NServiceBus
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (27.27%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SSDT
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Applications Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Applications Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Web Applications Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Senior Web Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Web Applications Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) Ajax
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) CSS3
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) HTML5
1 8 (72.73%) Kendo UI
2 3 (27.27%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (72.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Microservices
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
1 8 (72.73%) SOLID
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) CAD
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) PLM
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCPD
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Siemens