The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 104 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.086% 1.57% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 3.75% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 29
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
MCP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
460 587 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.48% 41.78% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 357 491 496
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MCP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MCP Salary Trend in Cambridge

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) LAMP
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) Server Building
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) CentOS
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Confluence
6 1 (16.67%) LIMS
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £350000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago