Period
to 19 October 2018

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

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 140 151
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.34% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.74% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £20,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.22% -52.91% +56.36%
10th Percentile £27,125 £19,125 £26,100
90th Percentile £50,625 £43,850 £53,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 574 516 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.28% 25.49% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 463 457 609
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £64,900 £60,000 £59,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in West Sussex

MCP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for MCP in West Sussex

MCP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MCP in West Sussex

MCP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Gatwick 0 5 £45,000 +73.08% 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £25,000 -
MCP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for MCP.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) MCSA
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) Okta
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Network Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technology Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Server Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCSA
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CCEA
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Okta
5 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam