Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 100 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +72
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 6 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.98% 0.58% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 2.44% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,625 £32,750
25th Percentile £24,000 £25,125 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £25,000 £27,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.91% -49.55% +12.82%
75th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £59,375
90th Percentile " £33,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +7.69%

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 332 246 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 27.19% 23.77% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 187 132 447
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,625 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.62% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £64,375 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in West Sussex

MCP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCP in West Sussex.

Salary trend 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 8 December 2021. 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
Worthing -3 4 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Horsham - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 £29,500 - 1
Haywards Heath - 2 £22,500 -
MCP
South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (33.33%) MCSA
5 4 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (33.33%) Social Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Avaya
7 2 (16.67%) Mitel
7 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
General
1 4 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Field Service Technician
5 2 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Field Support Technician
5 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
5 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
6 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSA
2 4 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Mitel