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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 133 86 68
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 32 118 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 3.26% 3.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 10.09% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 105 113
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -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
978 1169 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.85% 32.31% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 819 931 851
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -10 26 £23,000 -12.38% 3
Derbyshire +7 2 £30,750 -27.64%
Nottinghamshire -34 2 £20,000 -50.00% 2
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 69 (77.53%) ITIL
2 61 (68.54%) Microsoft
3 58 (65.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (61.80%) Windows
5 40 (44.94%) MCSE
6 32 (35.96%) MCITP
6 32 (35.96%) SLA
7 24 (26.97%) MCSA
7 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
7 24 (26.97%) Windows 7
7 24 (26.97%) MS Excel
7 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
8 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (25.84%) TCP/IP
8 23 (25.84%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (25.84%) HND
9 22 (24.72%) Crystal Reports
10 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (23.60%) MOS
11 20 (22.47%) Law
12 19 (21.35%) MCTS
12 19 (21.35%) Coaching
12 19 (21.35%) MS Office
13 18 (20.22%) DNS
14 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
14 17 (19.10%) MS Exchange
15 15 (16.85%) ISO 9001
16 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
16 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
17 13 (14.61%) Service Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (19.10%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.11%) Lync
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) TCP/IP
2 18 (20.22%) DNS
3 12 (13.48%) WAN
4 11 (12.36%) VPN
4 11 (12.36%) LAN
4 11 (12.36%) Internet
5 9 (10.11%) Extranet
5 9 (10.11%) Intranet
5 9 (10.11%) DHCP
6 7 (7.87%) VLAN
7 4 (4.49%) SAN
8 3 (3.37%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) Crystal Reports
2 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) NUnit
1 8 (8.99%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (8.99%) Moq
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (22.47%) Law
2 12 (13.48%) Legal
3 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Analyst
2 30 (33.71%) Team Leader
2 30 (33.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 24 (26.97%) Service Desk Analyst
3 24 (26.97%) Service Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Developer
5 8 (8.99%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.74%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Service Desk Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.37%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (2.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Administrator
10 2 (2.25%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) .NET
2 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.99%) WinForms
2 8 (8.99%) NHibernate
2 8 (8.99%) WCF
2 8 (8.99%) WPF
2 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (8.99%) Razor View Engine
2 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Streaming Music
3 7 (7.87%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 55 (61.80%) Windows
2 24 (26.97%) Windows 7
3 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (23.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.36%) Windows Vista
6 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.99%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.12%) Android
8 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (77.53%) ITIL
2 24 (26.97%) Service Delivery
3 19 (21.35%) Coaching
4 13 (14.61%) Service Desk Management
4 13 (14.61%) Service Management
5 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.99%) Web Application Development
6 8 (8.99%) Kanban
6 8 (8.99%) MVVM
6 8 (8.99%) BDD
6 8 (8.99%) MVC
6 8 (8.99%) Scrum
6 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.99%) TDD
7 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.25%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.25%) ITSM
8 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.25%) Line Management
9 1 (1.12%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) C#
2 4 (4.49%) C
3 3 (3.37%) SQL
4 1 (1.12%) VBScript
4 1 (1.12%) VB
4 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (65.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (44.94%) MCSE
3 32 (35.96%) MCITP
4 24 (26.97%) MCSA
5 23 (25.84%) HND
6 21 (23.60%) MOS
7 19 (21.35%) MCTS
8 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
8 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
9 9 (10.11%) Degree
10 8 (8.99%) MCAD
10 8 (8.99%) MCSD
11 2 (2.25%) MCT
11 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (35.96%) SLA
2 15 (16.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.12%) XenServer
4 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) OpenView
2 2 (2.25%) OVSD
Vendors
1 61 (68.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) VMware
3 6 (6.74%) Citrix
4 3 (3.37%) LANDesk
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco
5 2 (2.25%) HP
5 2 (2.25%) Remedy
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago