The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 43 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.84% 2.88% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 8.18% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £30,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Derbyshire

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

Qualifications Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 110 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 31.80% 35.26% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71 99 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

MCP
Salary Trend in Derby

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

MCP Salary Trend in Derby

MCP
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Derby region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Derby

MCP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware