The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 31 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.31% 0.67% -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.81% 1.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £33,826 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
MCP
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 55 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 21.39% 36.91% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 18
Average salary £33,826 £33,163 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.99% -26.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds