The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 34 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.73% - 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £23,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -20.26%
MCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.79% 24.58% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 49
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MCP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

MCP Salary Trend in Croydon

MCP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (75.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
Croydon, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago