The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 51 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.84% 2.70% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 8.02% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Average salary £23,250 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.29% +57.40%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
MCP
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 187 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.29% 33.63% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 72 137 103
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MCP
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -4 3 £23,250 -45.29%
Chesterfield - 1 - -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell