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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 97 110 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.27% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 0.72% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 31
Median salary £36,500 £27,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.18% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
432 556 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.80% 37.87% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 312 494 457
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £27,164 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £50,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LIMS
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office

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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
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