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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 131 130 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -57
Permanent jobs citing MCP 38 39 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.20% 1.24% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.28% 4.59% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 127
Average salary £24,000 £27,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% -23.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
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
887 849 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.92% 27.09% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 650 664 874
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Northamptonshire -1 25 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Derbyshire -1 6 £25,000 -7.40% 2
Leicestershire +2 5 £24,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £22,500 +12.50% 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 47 (68.12%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.97%) Windows
3 35 (50.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (49.28%) ITIL
5 30 (43.48%) VMware
6 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
7 28 (40.58%) Windows Server
8 26 (37.68%) MCSE
8 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (30.43%) MS Office
10 17 (24.64%) Cisco
11 16 (23.19%) Citrix
11 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
11 16 (23.19%) SLA
11 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
13 14 (20.29%) Law
13 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
14 13 (18.84%) MOS
14 13 (18.84%) IP Telephony
14 13 (18.84%) Service Delivery
14 13 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (18.84%) HND
14 13 (18.84%) Service Desk Management
15 12 (17.39%) ISO 9001
16 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
16 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
16 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.25%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) MS Office
2 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) IP Telephony
2 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) SAN
4 9 (13.04%) DHCP
4 9 (13.04%) DNS
5 8 (11.59%) LAN
5 8 (11.59%) WAN
6 5 (7.25%) VoIP
7 4 (5.80%) Broadband
7 4 (5.80%) Internet
7 4 (5.80%) Junos
7 4 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (4.35%) Firewall
8 3 (4.35%) VPN
9 2 (2.90%) NAS
9 2 (2.90%) Network Security
10 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (20.29%) Law
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.35%) Games
4 3 (4.35%) Local Government
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Support Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (18.84%) Service Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 13 (18.84%) Team Leader
4 10 (14.49%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Windows Server Support
9 4 (5.80%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.90%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.90%) Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (57.97%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Windows Server
3 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Android
7 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
7 6 (8.70%) Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.45%) Unix
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) ITIL
2 13 (18.84%) Service Delivery
2 13 (18.84%) Service Desk Management
3 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
4 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.70%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Change Management
7 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.35%) Game Development
9 2 (2.90%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.90%) Time Management
10 1 (1.45%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.45%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (1.45%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.45%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.45%) Service Management
10 1 (1.45%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (1.45%) Software License Management
10 1 (1.45%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (37.68%) MCSE
3 13 (18.84%) HND
3 13 (18.84%) MOS
4 10 (14.49%) MCDST
5 9 (13.04%) MCSA
6 8 (11.59%) Degree
7 5 (7.25%) MCITP
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.45%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) SLA
2 12 (17.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (42.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
2 14 (20.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) SCOM
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (68.12%) Microsoft
2 30 (43.48%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Cisco
4 16 (23.19%) Citrix
5 7 (10.14%) LANDesk
6 6 (8.70%) MobileIron
7 5 (7.25%) Altiris
7 5 (7.25%) Dell
7 5 (7.25%) HP
8 3 (4.35%) Apple
9 1 (1.45%) AppSense
9 1 (1.45%) BMC
9 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.45%) EMC
9 1 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) NetApp
9 1 (1.45%) Symantec
9 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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