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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 64 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.78% 0.57% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.76% 2.33% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Average salary £27,500 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.57%
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
133 129 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.78% 24.39% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 114 102 160
Average salary £39,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,200 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) Workflow
7 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (28.57%) Symposium
7 4 (28.57%) Nortel Meridian
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) Nortel
8 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) LAN

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Symposium
3 4 (28.57%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) SMTP
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) PABX
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (7.14%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Nortel
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
Coventry
Trustmarque
Salary: £17,500 day shift
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago