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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 120 73 104
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs citing MCP 11 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.50% 2.82% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 7.52% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 59 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
810 811 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.47% 37.49% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 629 666 740
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -21 9 £40,000 - 2
Peterborough -23 1 £18,500 -53.75% 1
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (53.57%) ITIL
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 11 (39.29%) Firewall
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
9 8 (28.57%) ISO 9001
9 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 8 (28.57%) Mitel
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (21.43%) .NET
11 6 (21.43%) MFC
11 6 (21.43%) C#
11 6 (21.43%) C++
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) Java
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
11 6 (21.43%) Android
11 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
11 6 (21.43%) jQuery
11 6 (21.43%) Pocket PC
11 6 (21.43%) Retail

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) Lync
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
3 3 (10.71%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Enterprise
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Technician
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) MFC
1 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 6 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Blackberry
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
4 6 (21.43%) Pocket PC
5 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.29%) Kindle
6 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Android
3 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Objective-C
4 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MOS
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCA
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Mitel
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) Websense
6 1 (3.57%) AppSense
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam
6 1 (3.57%) FalconStor
6 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.57%) Unisys
6 1 (3.57%) Nokia
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
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