MCP Jobs in the South East

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 338 359 426
Rank change year-on-year +21 +67 -98
Permanent jobs citing MCP 56 39 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 0.69% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 52 36 53
10th Percentile £29,175 - £26,250
25th Percentile £30,000 £23,500 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,000 £26,750 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +42.06% -23.57% -
75th Percentile £47,250 £37,344 £43,750
90th Percentile £57,750 £55,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% -0.71%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5,864 5,626 6,883
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 33.99% 39.69% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3,642 2,525 3,136
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £29,138
25th Percentile £38,125 £36,713 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,147 £51,000 £52,303
Median % change year-on-year +2.25% -2.49% +4.61%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £54,700 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.83% +9.09% -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCP in the South East.

Salary trend for MCP in the South East

MCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCP in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for MCP in the South East

MCP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +36 39 £37,500 +56.25% 3
Berkshire +27 19 £31,500 +31.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -16 11 £38,000 -15.56% 1
Hampshire -25 10 £46,500 +63.16% 3
Oxfordshire +15 9 £40,000 +48.15%
Surrey +2 7 £57,500 +27.78% 1
MCP
England

MCP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (69.64%) Microsoft 365
2 28 (50.00%) Azure
3 9 (16.07%) AWS
4 8 (14.29%) Entra ID
5 6 (10.71%) Azure Sentinel
5 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (10.71%) IaaS
5 6 (10.71%) Twilio
6 1 (1.79%) Azure Stack
6 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) DHCP
1 19 (33.93%) DNS
2 15 (26.79%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) VPN
4 10 (17.86%) LAN
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 9 (16.07%) Network Security
5 9 (16.07%) Wireless
6 6 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 6 (10.71%) SAN
6 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.36%) VLAN
7 3 (5.36%) VoIP
General
1 30 (53.57%) Social Skills
2 15 (26.79%) Organisational Skills
3 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.71%) Finance
5 5 (8.93%) Games
5 5 (8.93%) Retail
6 3 (5.36%) Banking
6 3 (5.36%) Legal
7 2 (3.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Hardware Engineer
1 13 (23.21%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Network Security Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) IT Support
7 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
1 9 (16.07%) Private Cloud
2 8 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Onboarding
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) IoT
4 1 (1.79%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 43 (76.79%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.14%) Android
5 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.14%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Customer Service
1 33 (58.93%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (46.43%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (23.21%) Asset Management
3 13 (23.21%) Break/Fix
3 13 (23.21%) IT Asset Management
4 12 (21.43%) ITIL
5 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (16.07%) Presales
6 9 (16.07%) Software Licensing
7 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.71%) Customer Experience
8 6 (10.71%) Email Filtering
8 6 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (10.71%) Patch Management
8 6 (10.71%) Server Monitoring
8 6 (10.71%) SIEM
8 6 (10.71%) Web Filtering
9 5 (8.93%) IT Strategy
10 4 (7.14%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) C
3 1 (1.79%) Go
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (32.14%) A+ Certification
2 18 (32.14%) Degree
3 13 (23.21%) DV Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) MCSA
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Certification
7 3 (5.36%) Azure Certification
7 3 (5.36%) DBS Check
7 3 (5.36%) MCSE
8 2 (3.57%) CCENT
8 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.57%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) SLA
2 6 (10.71%) GDPR
3 3 (5.36%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 46 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (42.86%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (10.71%) SCDPM
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (5.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Dell
3 9 (16.07%) Adobe
3 9 (16.07%) Apple
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
5 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 6 (10.71%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (8.93%) Datto
7 5 (8.93%) Sophos
7 5 (8.93%) WatchGuard
8 4 (7.14%) Citrix
8 4 (7.14%) HP
9 3 (5.36%) Draytek
9 3 (5.36%) NETGEAR
9 3 (5.36%) Ubiquiti
10 1 (1.79%) Ivanti