The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 31 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.00% 12.50% 5.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 39.13% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Average salary £22,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.40% 31.94% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 40
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

MCP
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Chelmsford

MCP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix