The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birkenhead region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead - - 37.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £16,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 5.56% - 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £16,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
Merseyside

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

MCP
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

MCP Salary Trend in Birkenhead

MCP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS