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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 122 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.24% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.71% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 36
Median salary £36,500 £26,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.73% -16.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,200 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
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
571 709 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.31% 33.35% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 413 634 567
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,490 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MCP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 5 £36,500 +35.18%
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (14.29%) LIMS
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft