Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 80 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.29% 0.12% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 0.40% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Slough median annual salary £19,750 £32,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.23% +21.50% -40.56%
10th Percentile £18,875 £31,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £20,625 £33,750 £29,750
Berkshire median annual salary £23,000 £42,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year -45.88% +53.15% -20.71%

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 119 252 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.40% 30.40% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 111 229 295
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +18.81% +2.02%
10th Percentile £22,500 £37,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £92,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +9.38% +4.35%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Slough

MCP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for MCP in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Slough region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya