The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 57 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.54% 1.87% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 5.50% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 11
Average salary £34,000 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 218 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.08% 33.90% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 129 205 112
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
West Midlands

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 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Symposium
4 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Nimsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Spiceworks
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
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