Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 96 123
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 25 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.60% 1.58% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 4.27% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 16
Wiltshire median annual salary £25,000 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.02% +26.15% -
South West median annual salary £25,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -27.01% -2.14% +2.94%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 556 633 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.62% 37.15% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 474 544 615
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,421
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -11.21% -1.45%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,760 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Wiltshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Wiltshire

MCP
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Swindon +5 14 £21,000 -40.00%
Salisbury - 7 £25,000 -
Trowbridge - 4 - -
MCP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) CRM
3 12 (48.00%) SLA
3 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (48.00%) Office 365
4 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (36.00%) Driving Licence
7 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (32.00%) HP
7 8 (32.00%) Dell
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) MCDST
8 7 (28.00%) MCTS
8 7 (28.00%) MCITP
8 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (28.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 8

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) ADSL
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (32.00%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (32.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) ICT Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) ICT Support
5 4 (16.00%) ICT Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) CRM
2 11 (44.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) MCDST
1 7 (28.00%) MCITP
1 7 (28.00%) MCTS
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Dell
2 8 (32.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) VMware