The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 19 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 17 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.49% 3.28% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.59% 14.29% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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 Docklands, London region.

Qualifications Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 26.35% 22.95% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 60
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £47,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

MCP
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

MCP Salary Trend in Docklands, London

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
1 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (88.46%) MS Office
2 23 (88.46%) C
2 23 (88.46%) Blackberry
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
3 18 (69.23%) Linux
3 18 (69.23%) Mac OS X
3 18 (69.23%) Internet
3 18 (69.23%) Mac OS
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
5 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 2 (7.69%) Back Office
6 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (7.69%) Unisys
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) LINC
6 2 (7.69%) Dojo
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.85%) MCITP
7 1 (3.85%) SCCM
7 1 (3.85%) SCVMM

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (88.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Internet
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Support Engineer
2 18 (69.23%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (69.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
1 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (69.23%) Mac OS
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
2 1 (3.85%) Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) LINC
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Unisys
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware