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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 134 99 62
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -37
Permanent jobs citing MCP 41 92 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.11% 2.40% 4.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.63% 8.98% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 86 128
Average salary £23,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.15% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £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
886 1024 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.06% 26.72% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 646 874 737
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 April 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 April 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
Nottinghamshire -15 13 £23,500 -41.25%
Northamptonshire -39 13 £25,000 -20.00% 3
Leicestershire +15 8 £29,250 -23.02%
Lincolnshire - 5 £20,000 -
Derbyshire +1 4 £23,250 -45.29%
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
2 45 (58.44%) Windows
3 44 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 34 (44.16%) ITIL
6 25 (32.47%) MCSE
7 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (24.68%) MS Office
10 16 (20.78%) Internet
10 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (19.48%) Degree
12 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 14 (18.18%) VMware
13 13 (16.88%) SLA
14 12 (15.58%) Citrix
14 12 (15.58%) MCSA
14 12 (15.58%) Coaching
15 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 11 (14.29%) Office 365
15 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
15 11 (14.29%) Cisco
16 10 (12.99%) MCITP
16 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
16 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
17 9 (11.69%) LAN
17 9 (11.69%) WAN

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.69%) Lync
4 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.49%) CMS
5 5 (6.49%) IIS
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 19 (24.68%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Internet
2 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.69%) WAN
3 9 (11.69%) LAN
3 9 (11.69%) Extranet
3 9 (11.69%) Intranet
4 8 (10.39%) DNS
5 7 (9.09%) Firewall
6 5 (6.49%) SAN
6 5 (6.49%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.90%) Wireless
8 2 (2.60%) DHCP
9 1 (1.30%) VPN
9 1 (1.30%) VoIP
9 1 (1.30%) ADSL
9 1 (1.30%) Broadband
9 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.30%) OLTP
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.39%) Law
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Support Technician
2 13 (16.88%) Service Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.39%) IT Support
5 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) IT Support Technician
6 6 (7.79%) Configuration Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.49%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Service Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (5.19%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
1 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.30%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 45 (58.44%) Windows
2 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 9 (11.69%) UNIX
6 9 (11.69%) Linux
7 5 (6.49%) Android
7 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.49%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) ITIL
2 12 (15.58%) Coaching
3 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.69%) Service Management
5 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.19%) Change Management
6 4 (5.19%) Line Management
7 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.60%) ERP
8 2 (2.60%) Time Management
9 1 (1.30%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.30%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.30%) Release Management
9 1 (1.30%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.30%) Project Management
9 1 (1.30%) CRM
9 1 (1.30%) ITSM
9 1 (1.30%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C#
3 1 (1.30%) C
3 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (32.47%) MCSE
3 15 (19.48%) Degree
4 12 (15.58%) MCSA
5 10 (12.99%) MCITP
6 8 (10.39%) MCTS
6 8 (10.39%) MOS
7 6 (7.79%) HND
8 4 (5.19%) RHCT
8 4 (5.19%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.60%) MCDBA
10 2 (2.60%) CNA
10 2 (2.60%) CNE
10 2 (2.60%) Novell Certification
10 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.30%) MCDST
11 1 (1.30%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 8 (10.39%) ISO 9001
3 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
5 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) Citrix
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco
5 9 (11.69%) LANDesk
6 6 (7.79%) HP
6 6 (7.79%) Dell
7 5 (6.49%) Remedy
7 5 (6.49%) MobileIron
8 4 (5.19%) EMC
8 4 (5.19%) IBM
9 3 (3.90%) Symantec
9 3 (3.90%) Sophos
10 2 (2.60%) Red Gate
11 1 (1.30%) Spiceworks
11 1 (1.30%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.30%) Veeam
11 1 (1.30%) Aerohive Networks
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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