The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 91 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% - 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £36,250 - £30,750
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 - £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
247 353 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.25% 28.04% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 147 233 247
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MCP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago