The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 12 17
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 4.17% 12.07%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
MCP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 73.08% 66.67% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 53 14 19
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

MCP
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

MCP Salary Trend in Cumbria