The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 150 149 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Permanent jobs citing MCP 28 42 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 1.13% 2.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.35% 4.61% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 84
Median salary £29,000 £23,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
MCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
835 912 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.16% 24.53% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 641 668 874
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCP Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MCP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MCP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +12 12 £29,000 +48.71% 1
Northamptonshire +4 8 £32,500 +38.29% 2
Leicestershire +3 5 £22,000 -24.78%
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £22,000 -6.38%
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for MCP.

1 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 41 (62.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (60.61%) Windows
4 36 (54.55%) VMware
5 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
6 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 32 (48.48%) ITIL
8 30 (45.45%) MCSE
9 27 (40.91%) MS Office
10 26 (39.39%) MCSA
11 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (25.76%) Cisco
13 16 (24.24%) DHCP
13 16 (24.24%) DNS
13 16 (24.24%) Citrix
14 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
15 13 (19.70%) IP Telephony
15 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
16 12 (18.18%) SCCM
16 12 (18.18%) Migration
16 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
17 11 (16.67%) LAN
17 11 (16.67%) WAN
17 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
17 11 (16.67%) Degree
18 10 (15.15%) VoIP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (40.91%) MS Office
2 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DHCP
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) IP Telephony
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) WAN
4 10 (15.15%) VoIP
5 9 (13.64%) SAN
6 8 (12.12%) Broadband
6 8 (12.12%) Internet
6 8 (12.12%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.09%) Junos
9 2 (3.03%) Firewall
9 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.52%) NAS
10 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (13.64%) Law
1 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Games
3 3 (4.55%) Local Government
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 8 (12.12%) Team Leader
8 7 (10.61%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Support
10 4 (6.06%) Active Directory Support Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.03%) Health Informatics
4 2 (3.03%) Informatics
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.03%) Android
8 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.52%) Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) ITIL
2 12 (18.18%) Migration
3 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 10 (15.15%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.12%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.55%) Game Development
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) Change Management
9 1 (1.52%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.52%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Release Management
9 1 (1.52%) Service Management
9 1 (1.52%) Software Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) Software License Management
9 1 (1.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (62.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (45.45%) MCSE
3 26 (39.39%) MCSA
4 11 (16.67%) Degree
5 8 (12.12%) HND
5 8 (12.12%) MOS
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (9.09%) MCITP
8 4 (6.06%) MCDST
9 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CCA
10 1 (1.52%) CCNA
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.52%) MCTS
10 1 (1.52%) VCAP
10 1 (1.52%) VCDX
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 7 (10.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.58%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 36 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Cisco
4 16 (24.24%) Citrix
5 10 (15.15%) Apple
6 3 (4.55%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.03%) Juniper
7 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.52%) Altiris
8 1 (1.52%) AppSense
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) EMC
8 1 (1.52%) Express Metrix
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Symantec
8 1 (1.52%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago