The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 196 208 204
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 42 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.75% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 2.43% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 66
Median salary £35,000 £31,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1706 2224 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.63% 30.78% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1885 1850
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the East of England region.

MCP Salary Trend in the East of England

MCP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in the East of England

MCP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hertfordshire +22 23 £35,000 +2.94%
Bedfordshire +10 6 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Essex +6 4 £36,000 +16.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £31,000 +16.98% 1
Suffolk -5 4 £30,000 -31.42%
Norfolk -13 1 £25,000 -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 of England region with a requirement for MCP.

1 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
2 60 (60.61%) ITIL
3 55 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (44.44%) Windows
5 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
6 27 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 25 (25.25%) SC Cleared
7 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
7 25 (25.25%) MS Office
8 23 (23.23%) Citrix
9 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 22 (22.22%) Service Management
9 22 (22.22%) Incident Management
10 19 (19.19%) Problem Management
10 19 (19.19%) Change Management
10 19 (19.19%) Windows 8
11 18 (18.18%) MCSE
12 15 (15.15%) Finance
12 15 (15.15%) VMware
12 15 (15.15%) MCSA
12 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (15.15%) MCDST
12 15 (15.15%) MCTS
12 15 (15.15%) Windows Server
13 14 (14.14%) AlienVault
13 14 (14.14%) CESG Certified Professional
13 14 (14.14%) SANS
13 14 (14.14%) LogRhythm
13 14 (14.14%) CEH
13 14 (14.14%) LogLogic

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (25.25%) MS Office
2 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) G Suite
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) DNS
2 11 (11.11%) DHCP
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
4 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
4 6 (6.06%) SAN
5 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.05%) VoIP
6 2 (2.02%) LAN
6 2 (2.02%) VPN
6 2 (2.02%) WAN
6 2 (2.02%) Wireless
7 1 (1.01%) 3G
7 1 (1.01%) 4G
7 1 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.01%) Internet
7 1 (1.01%) LTE
7 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.01%) VLAN
7 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (15.15%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Retail
3 10 (10.10%) Front Office
4 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (29.29%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Support Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Developer
5 8 (8.08%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) IT Support
5 8 (8.08%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Service Desk Support
6 7 (7.07%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) .NET
2 7 (7.07%) HTML
3 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.04%) CSS
5 4 (4.04%) jQuery
6 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.02%) CSS3
7 2 (2.02%) HTML5
7 2 (2.02%) Web Services
8 1 (1.01%) WCF
8 1 (1.01%) WinForms
8 1 (1.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.09%) iPad
2 9 (9.09%) User Experience
3 8 (8.08%) iPhone
3 8 (8.08%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.05%) Replication
5 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.02%) Fintech
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.01%) Life Science
7 1 (1.01%) LIMS
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.44%) Windows
2 27 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 19 (19.19%) Windows 8
4 15 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) Linux
7 3 (3.03%) Unix
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.01%) Android
9 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.61%) ITIL
2 22 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 22 (22.22%) Service Management
3 19 (19.19%) Change Management
3 19 (19.19%) Problem Management
4 14 (14.14%) SIEM
5 12 (12.12%) Information Security
6 9 (9.09%) Security Operations
6 9 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (9.09%) Validation
7 7 (7.07%) Logistics
7 7 (7.07%) MVC
8 6 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.05%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.04%) Software Deployment
11 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.08%) C#
2 8 (8.08%) SQL
3 5 (5.05%) VBScript
4 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) C
5 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (25.25%) SC Cleared
2 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
3 18 (18.18%) MCSE
4 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (15.15%) MCDST
4 15 (15.15%) MCSA
4 15 (15.15%) MCTS
5 14 (14.14%) CEH
5 14 (14.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (14.14%) CISM
5 14 (14.14%) CISSP
5 14 (14.14%) CRISC
5 14 (14.14%) GIAC
5 14 (14.14%) SANS
6 12 (12.12%) CCNA
6 12 (12.12%) Degree
7 10 (10.10%) A+ Certification
8 8 (8.08%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (8.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.02%) vSphere
4 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (5.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.01%) QRadar
Vendors
1 65 (65.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.23%) Citrix
3 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 14 (14.14%) AlienVault
4 14 (14.14%) LogLogic
4 14 (14.14%) LogRhythm
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco
6 9 (9.09%) HP
7 7 (7.07%) Remedy
8 6 (6.06%) Intel Security
8 6 (6.06%) Lotus
8 6 (6.06%) Progress
9 5 (5.05%) SonicWALL
10 4 (4.04%) Symantec
11 2 (2.02%) 3Com
11 2 (2.02%) AppSense
11 2 (2.02%) Avaya
11 2 (2.02%) Draytek
11 2 (2.02%) Mitel
11 2 (2.02%) ZyXEL
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