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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 77 77 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 0.24% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 1.06% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £21,500 £24,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.13% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
184 188 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.60% 22.20% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 159 154 144
Median salary £42,250 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus