The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 114 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.99% 1.63% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 4.62% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
MCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
747 888 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.27% 35.32% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 814
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 21 (72.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (68.97%) SQL
5 18 (62.07%) Degree
5 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
6 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
7 16 (55.17%) .NET
7 16 (55.17%) MFC
7 16 (55.17%) C#
7 16 (55.17%) C++
7 16 (55.17%) HTML
7 16 (55.17%) Java
7 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
7 16 (55.17%) Objective-C
7 16 (55.17%) jQuery
7 16 (55.17%) Android
7 16 (55.17%) Pocket PC
7 16 (55.17%) Apple iOS
7 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
9 12 (41.38%) Client/Server
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.69%) Retail
12 5 (17.24%) VMware
12 5 (17.24%) Citrix
12 5 (17.24%) MS Office

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) MPLS
2 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.34%) VLAN
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Enterprise
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Software Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
1 16 (55.17%) MFC
1 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
1 16 (55.17%) jQuery
2 4 (13.79%) PhoneGap
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Computer Science
2 16 (55.17%) Pocket PC
2 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) Client/Server
4 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Android
2 16 (55.17%) Apple iOS
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services Management
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) C#
3 16 (55.17%) C++
3 16 (55.17%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (62.07%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) NetApp
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Xamarin
4 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.45%) Unisys
5 1 (3.45%) Websense
5 1 (3.45%) AppSense
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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