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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 129 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 36 142 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.13% 3.97% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.12% 12.20% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 128 89
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,375 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -6.66%
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
873 1164 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.33% 32.57% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 691 914 736
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -16 26 £32,500 +15.55% 1
Nottinghamshire -30 4 £20,000 -50.00% 3
Lincolnshire -6 3 £20,000 -42.85% 2
Derbyshire +1 2 £28,250 -33.52% 1
Leicestershire 0 1 - - 3
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 71 (80.68%) ITIL
2 64 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 54 (61.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (54.55%) Windows
5 36 (40.91%) MCSE
6 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
7 31 (35.23%) SLA
8 28 (31.82%) MCITP
9 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
10 25 (28.41%) Windows 7
11 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (23.86%) MOS
12 21 (23.86%) Service Delivery
12 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (23.86%) HND
13 20 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
13 20 (22.73%) DNS
13 20 (22.73%) Law
13 20 (22.73%) Coaching
14 19 (21.59%) MS Office
14 19 (21.59%) TCP/IP
15 18 (20.45%) MCSA
16 16 (18.18%) MCTS
17 15 (17.05%) ISO 9001
18 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
18 14 (15.91%) LAN
18 14 (15.91%) WAN
18 14 (15.91%) Service Management
19 12 (13.64%) Internet

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.23%) Lync
2 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.68%) CMS
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) DNS
2 19 (21.59%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.91%) LAN
3 14 (15.91%) WAN
4 12 (13.64%) Internet
5 10 (11.36%) VPN
6 9 (10.23%) DHCP
6 9 (10.23%) Extranet
6 9 (10.23%) Intranet
7 7 (7.95%) VLAN
8 4 (4.55%) IP Telephony
8 4 (4.55%) SAN
9 1 (1.14%) ADSL
9 1 (1.14%) Broadband
9 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.41%) NUnit
1 3 (3.41%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (3.41%) Moq
General
1 20 (22.73%) Law
2 11 (12.50%) Legal
2 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Publishing
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Analyst
2 25 (28.41%) Service Analyst
2 25 (28.41%) Service Desk Analyst
2 25 (28.41%) Team Leader
2 25 (28.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 6 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (6.82%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (6.82%) Developer
4 5 (5.68%) Service Manager
4 5 (5.68%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.41%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.41%) Support Technician
6 3 (3.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.27%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.27%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.41%) WinForms
2 3 (3.41%) NHibernate
2 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.41%) WCF
2 3 (3.41%) WPF
2 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.41%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Clustering
3 3 (3.41%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (54.55%) Windows
2 25 (28.41%) Windows 7
3 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.68%) Android
8 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.68%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (80.68%) ITIL
2 21 (23.86%) Service Delivery
3 20 (22.73%) Coaching
4 14 (15.91%) Service Management
5 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.64%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.41%) Kanban
7 3 (3.41%) MVVM
7 3 (3.41%) BDD
7 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.41%) MVC
7 3 (3.41%) Scrum
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.41%) TDD
7 3 (3.41%) Web Application Development
7 3 (3.41%) Line Management
8 2 (2.27%) ERP
8 2 (2.27%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) C#
2 4 (4.55%) C
3 3 (3.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (61.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (40.91%) MCSE
3 28 (31.82%) MCITP
4 21 (23.86%) HND
4 21 (23.86%) MOS
5 18 (20.45%) MCSA
6 16 (18.18%) MCTS
7 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
7 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
8 9 (10.23%) Degree
9 3 (3.41%) MCAD
9 3 (3.41%) MCSD
10 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (35.23%) SLA
2 15 (17.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.14%) XenServer
4 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) OpenView
2 2 (2.27%) OVSD
Vendors
1 64 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) VMware
3 8 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 7 (7.95%) Citrix
5 5 (5.68%) MobileIron
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (3.41%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) Dell
8 2 (2.27%) Remedy
9 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.14%) Epicor
9 1 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Atos
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Topps Tiles
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago