The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe 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 18 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 4.21% - 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% - 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 23.16% 20.43% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 13
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

MCP
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

MCP Salary Trend in Crewe

MCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) LINQ
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) VMware