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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 141 150 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs citing MCP 34 38 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 1.07% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 4.32% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 70
Median salary £29,000 £21,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,600 £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
839 879 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.42% 24.79% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 650 643 864
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 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 27 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
Northamptonshire +11 14 £33,500 +42.55%
Derbyshire +7 13 £29,000 +48.71%
Leicestershire +1 5 £22,000 +2.32%
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 40 (61.54%) Windows
3 35 (53.85%) VMware
4 34 (52.31%) ITIL
5 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (50.77%) Windows Server
6 32 (49.23%) Active Directory
7 25 (38.46%) MS Office
7 25 (38.46%) MCSE
8 23 (35.38%) MCSA
9 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
12 17 (26.15%) Citrix
13 15 (23.08%) SLA
13 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (21.54%) MS Exchange
14 14 (21.54%) DHCP
14 14 (21.54%) DNS
14 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (20.00%) Cisco
15 13 (20.00%) Law
15 13 (20.00%) IP Telephony
15 13 (20.00%) Degree
16 12 (18.46%) MOS
16 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
16 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (18.46%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (18.46%) HND

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 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 14 (21.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (38.46%) MS Office
2 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) DHCP
1 14 (21.54%) DNS
2 13 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 10 (15.38%) SAN
4 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.23%) LAN
5 6 (9.23%) VoIP
5 6 (9.23%) WAN
6 4 (6.15%) Broadband
6 4 (6.15%) Internet
6 4 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.08%) Junos
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (20.00%) Law
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (18.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 12 (18.46%) Team Leader
5 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Support Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (9.23%) Active Directory Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Active Directory Support
9 6 (9.23%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Exchange Support
9 6 (9.23%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Windows Support Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
10 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.08%) Health Informatics
2 2 (3.08%) Informatics
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Windows
2 33 (50.77%) Windows Server
3 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Service Delivery
2 12 (18.46%) Service Desk Management
3 10 (15.38%) Migration
4 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.15%) Coaching
7 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management
8 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.62%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.08%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.54%) High Availability
10 1 (1.54%) Release Management
10 1 (1.54%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (1.54%) Software License Management
10 1 (1.54%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (38.46%) MCSE
3 23 (35.38%) MCSA
4 13 (20.00%) Degree
5 12 (18.46%) HND
5 12 (18.46%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (18.46%) MOS
6 6 (9.23%) MCITP
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.08%) CCA
8 2 (3.08%) MCDST
8 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.54%) CCNA
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.54%) MCTS
9 1 (1.54%) VCAP
9 1 (1.54%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) SLA
2 7 (10.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (49.23%) Active Directory
2 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.77%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (10.77%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 17 (26.15%) Citrix
4 13 (20.00%) Cisco
5 8 (12.31%) Apple
6 2 (3.08%) Juniper
7 1 (1.54%) Altiris
7 1 (1.54%) AppSense
7 1 (1.54%) BMC
7 1 (1.54%) Express Metrix
7 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Twitter