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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 75 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 2.24% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 8.64% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 9
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
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
175 162 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.01% 25.96% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 141 137 133
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago