The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 63 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.15% 0.68% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 3.42% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 117 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.82% 19.86% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 124 95 143
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MCP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MCP Salary Trend in Coventry

MCP
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Coventry

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) MCSE
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) MS Office
4 8 (47.06%) VoIP
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 6 (35.29%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) SLA
7 5 (29.41%) Nortel
7 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Symposium
7 5 (29.41%) Nortel Meridian
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) LAN
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
8 4 (23.53%) Workflow

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) VoIP
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Symposium
3 5 (29.41%) Nortel Meridian
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) PABX
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) SMTP
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (17.65%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Workflow
1 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
1 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) MCSE
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (35.29%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) MCTS
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (5.88%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Nortel
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
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