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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 155 151 145
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 23 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.91% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 3.26% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 36
Median salary £32,500 £25,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.71% +9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
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
758 982 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.87% 27.99% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 571 721 873
Median salary £40,750 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -3 9 £34,500 +28.37% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 6 £23,800 +3.47%
Leicestershire -8 4 £18,000 -26.53%
Derbyshire +14 2 £25,000 -14.53% 2
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) ITIL
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 27 (61.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
5 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (47.73%) VMware
7 20 (45.45%) MCSA
8 19 (43.18%) MCSE
8 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (40.91%) HP
10 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
11 15 (34.09%) SCCM
11 15 (34.09%) Cisco
12 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
12 14 (31.82%) SAN
12 14 (31.82%) Office 365
13 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
14 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
15 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
16 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
17 8 (18.18%) Citrix
17 8 (18.18%) Apple
17 8 (18.18%) XenApp
17 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
18 7 (15.91%) CCNA

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 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
6 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Office 365
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) IaaS
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) Skype
3 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.55%) VLAN
4 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
1 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Law
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Support
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) IT Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) IT Support
7 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Network Technician
9 3 (6.82%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (29.55%) Windows 8
6 10 (22.73%) Windows 10
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.82%) Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Unix
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL V3
3 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Service Design
6 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.82%) Line Management
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
8 2 (4.55%) SDLC
8 2 (4.55%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C#
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C++
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (45.45%) MCSA
3 19 (43.18%) MCSE
4 7 (15.91%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (13.64%) A+ Certification
5 6 (13.64%) CCENT
5 6 (13.64%) MCITP
5 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.82%) MCTS
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) CCA
8 1 (2.27%) CCIP
8 1 (2.27%) CCNP
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.18%) XenApp
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) HP
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) Apple
5 8 (18.18%) Citrix
6 6 (13.64%) 3Com
6 6 (13.64%) Draytek
6 6 (13.64%) NETGEAR
6 6 (13.64%) ZyXEL
7 4 (9.09%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.55%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.55%) SAP
8 2 (4.55%) Veeam
9 1 (2.27%) Meraki
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