Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 60 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 13 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.00% 1.80% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.67% 6.67% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 13
Swindon median annual salary £23,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.86% +16.67% -22.58%
10th Percentile £23,250 £28,725 £22,147
90th Percentile £23,750 £36,775 £37,300
Wiltshire median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% -25.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 150 210 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.08% 26.96% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 122 171 262
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -4.49%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,750 £26,735
90th Percentile £60,250 £70,000 £69,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Swindon

MCP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for MCP in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MCP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 12 (92.31%) CRM
2 12 (92.31%) SLA
2 12 (92.31%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) Dell
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 4 (30.77%) ADSL
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (7.69%) SCCM
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) ADSL
General
1 12 (92.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) CRM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Dell
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco