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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 90 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% - 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £25,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
MCP
Scotland

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
317 355 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.48% 25.56% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 178 242 215
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago