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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 185 178 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 59 103 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 1.35% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 4.46% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 90 99
Median salary £40,000 £30,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -17.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1912 2307 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.90% 30.18% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1910 1941
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,053 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +35 37 £40,000 +42.85% 4
Essex +16 11 £20,000 -40.87%
Bedfordshire -1 4 £43,750 -20.45%
Suffolk -2 4 £50,000 +127.27%
Cambridgeshire -27 2 £40,000 - 1
Norfolk 0 1 £25,000 -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 71 (60.68%) ITIL
2 70 (59.83%) Microsoft
2 70 (59.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (46.15%) Windows
4 36 (30.77%) VMware
4 36 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 35 (29.91%) SC Cleared
5 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
6 34 (29.06%) Active Directory
7 33 (28.21%) MS Office
8 32 (27.35%) Service Management
9 31 (26.50%) Windows 7
10 28 (23.93%) MCDST
11 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (20.51%) Citrix
13 24 (20.51%) Office 365
13 24 (20.51%) Windows Server
14 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
15 22 (18.80%) MS Exchange
16 21 (17.95%) Cisco
16 21 (17.95%) Firewall
17 20 (17.09%) Finance
17 20 (17.09%) Change Management
17 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (16.24%) MCSE
18 19 (16.24%) Degree
19 18 (15.38%) Problem Management
19 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
19 18 (15.38%) Validation

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 22 (18.80%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.82%) IBM Notes
3 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.27%) IIS
6 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.56%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.71%) Confluence
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Office
2 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.51%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.95%) Firewall
2 15 (12.82%) DNS
3 13 (11.11%) LAN
3 13 (11.11%) WAN
4 11 (9.40%) DHCP
5 10 (8.55%) VPN
6 9 (7.69%) VoIP
7 6 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 6 (5.13%) Junos
7 6 (5.13%) VPLS
8 5 (4.27%) SAN
8 5 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.56%) VLAN
10 2 (1.71%) 3G
10 2 (1.71%) Broadband
10 2 (1.71%) LTE
10 2 (1.71%) SSL
10 2 (1.71%) Symposium
10 2 (1.71%) VRRP
10 2 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) MS Access
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.71%) JIRA
General
1 20 (17.09%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Front Office
3 16 (13.68%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.85%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Analyst
2 16 (13.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (10.26%) Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (8.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.98%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Operations Support Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) .NET
2 12 (10.26%) HTML
3 11 (9.40%) .NET Framework
3 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET
3 11 (9.40%) CSS
4 9 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 9 (7.69%) jQuery
4 9 (7.69%) LINQ
5 3 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.71%) CSS3
6 2 (1.71%) HTML5
6 2 (1.71%) LAMP
7 1 (0.85%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.85%) WCF
7 1 (0.85%) WinForms
7 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.55%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.13%) Replication
5 5 (4.27%) iPad
6 4 (3.42%) iPhone
6 4 (3.42%) User Experience
7 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 54 (46.15%) Windows
2 31 (26.50%) Windows 7
3 26 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (20.51%) Windows Server
5 18 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 15 (12.82%) Linux
7 7 (5.98%) Windows 10
8 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.42%) Unix
9 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) CentOS
10 2 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.85%) Android
11 1 (0.85%) Debian
11 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (60.68%) ITIL
2 36 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 32 (27.35%) Service Management
4 20 (17.09%) Change Management
5 18 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 18 (15.38%) Validation
6 16 (13.68%) Technical Analysis
7 14 (11.97%) Information Security
7 14 (11.97%) SIEM
8 11 (9.40%) MVC
9 10 (8.55%) Web Development
10 8 (6.84%) Logistics
10 8 (6.84%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.98%) Front End Development
12 6 (5.13%) Data Protection
12 6 (5.13%) ITIL V3
12 6 (5.13%) Security Patching
13 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (2.56%) Presales
14 3 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) C#
3 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 9 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.13%) C
7 4 (3.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (59.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (29.91%) SC Cleared
2 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
3 28 (23.93%) MCDST
4 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (16.24%) Degree
5 19 (16.24%) MCSE
6 14 (11.97%) CCNA
6 14 (11.97%) CEH
6 14 (11.97%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (11.97%) CISM
6 14 (11.97%) CISSP
6 14 (11.97%) CRISC
6 14 (11.97%) GIAC
6 14 (11.97%) SANS
7 13 (11.11%) A+ Certification
8 11 (9.40%) MCSA
9 10 (8.55%) MCTS
9 10 (8.55%) Network+ Certification
10 8 (6.84%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (21.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (5.98%) SCCM
2 7 (5.98%) WSUS
3 6 (5.13%) FortiGate
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (5.13%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.56%) SCOM
5 2 (1.71%) DameWare
5 2 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.85%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 70 (59.83%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.77%) VMware
3 24 (20.51%) Citrix
4 21 (17.95%) Cisco
5 15 (12.82%) Lotus
6 14 (11.97%) AlienVault
6 14 (11.97%) LogLogic
6 14 (11.97%) LogRhythm
7 9 (7.69%) HP
8 8 (6.84%) Intel Security
8 8 (6.84%) Progress
8 8 (6.84%) Remedy
9 6 (5.13%) Dell
9 6 (5.13%) Juniper
9 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.27%) Avaya
11 4 (3.42%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.71%) Apple
12 2 (1.71%) Aruba
12 2 (1.71%) Mitel
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