The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 90 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.093% 1.01% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 3.47% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 12
Median salary - £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -6.25%
MCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 404 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.81% 29.23% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 140 275 312
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MCP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

MCP Salary Trend in Essex

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Deskside Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Deskside Support
2 2 (28.57%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Progress