The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 222 266 256
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCP 27 47 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 2.03% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 77
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
MCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1319 2314 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.59% 23.76% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1998 2498
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MCP Salary Trend in the City of London

MCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in the City of London

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for MCP.

1 60 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 52 (70.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (60.81%) Windows
4 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
5 33 (44.59%) ITIL
6 31 (41.89%) MCSE
7 24 (32.43%) Windows 7
8 23 (31.08%) Finance
9 19 (25.68%) MS Office
9 19 (25.68%) Citrix
9 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (25.68%) CCNA
10 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
11 17 (22.97%) Cisco
12 16 (21.62%) LAN
12 16 (21.62%) WAN
12 16 (21.62%) .NET
12 16 (21.62%) C#
13 15 (20.27%) VMware
13 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
14 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
15 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
15 13 (17.57%) Blackberry
15 13 (17.57%) SCCM
15 13 (17.57%) MCITP
15 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (16.22%) Firewall
16 12 (16.22%) MCSA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.70%) CMS
7 2 (2.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 33 (44.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (25.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) LAN
1 16 (21.62%) WAN
2 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.22%) Firewall
4 10 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (10.81%) IP Telephony
6 7 (9.46%) DHCP
6 7 (9.46%) DNS
7 5 (6.76%) SAN
7 5 (6.76%) VPN
8 4 (5.41%) Network Security
8 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.05%) Skype
9 3 (4.05%) Wireless
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.70%) Internet
10 2 (2.70%) NAS
11 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) Power BI
5 2 (2.70%) QlikView
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Law
2 4 (5.41%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Back Office
3 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Service Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Administrator
3 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (16.22%) Developer
5 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (12.16%) Desktop Support
5 9 (12.16%) Service Desk Support
5 9 (12.16%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.11%) ADO.NET
3 6 (8.11%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.81%) Smartphone
3 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.11%) Economics
4 6 (8.11%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.05%) iPhone
6 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.70%) Fintech
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) BYOD
7 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.81%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows 7
3 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.81%) Windows 10
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.76%) Android
8 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.41%) Linux
9 3 (4.05%) Unix
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Asset Management
3 7 (9.46%) CRM
4 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (8.11%) Service Management
4 6 (8.11%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (8.11%) Web Application Development
5 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.41%) Change Control
6 4 (5.41%) Change Management
6 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
6 4 (5.41%) ITSM
6 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.05%) Analytics
7 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.05%) Coaching
7 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.05%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) C#
2 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) SQL
5 4 (5.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) VB
6 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (70.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (41.89%) MCSE
3 19 (25.68%) CCNA
3 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (17.57%) MCITP
5 12 (16.22%) MCSA
6 10 (13.51%) Degree
6 10 (13.51%) MCTS
7 9 (12.16%) MCDST
8 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (6.76%) MCPD
11 3 (4.05%) CCNP
12 2 (2.70%) MCAD
12 2 (2.70%) MCSD
13 1 (1.35%) ACSP
13 1 (1.35%) HNC
13 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (1.35%) MCDBA
13 1 (1.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.41%) vSphere
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.35%) DameWare
Vendors
1 60 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Citrix
3 17 (22.97%) Cisco
4 15 (20.27%) VMware
5 10 (13.51%) CheckPoint
6 7 (9.46%) Dell
7 4 (5.41%) arcserve
7 4 (5.41%) Bloomberg
7 4 (5.41%) Reuters
8 3 (4.05%) HP
8 3 (4.05%) Linedata
9 2 (2.70%) Avaya
9 2 (2.70%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.70%) NetApp
10 1 (1.35%) Apple
10 1 (1.35%) Intel
10 1 (1.35%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.35%) Mitel
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle
10 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
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