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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 85 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 0.16% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 0.62% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 23
Median salary £20,000 £31,413 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.33% +28.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £29,483 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £33,343 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
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
200 322 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.60% 25.76% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 158 242 243
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Essex

MCP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Colchester - 1 £32,500 - 1
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) Office 365
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) MS Office
6 8 (50.00%) Citrix
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (50.00%) Logistics
7 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 7 (43.75%) A+ Certification
7 7 (43.75%) SLA
7 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
8 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (37.50%) Remedy
8 6 (37.50%) MCSE
8 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 6 (37.50%) Progress
8 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (31.25%) VMware
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 3 (18.75%) MCSA
11 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010

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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) IMAP
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) POP3
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Moq
1 1 (6.25%) MSTest
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
5 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Ninject
2 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (6.25%) Spring.NET
2 1 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Logistics
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) A+ Certification
3 6 (37.50%) MCSE
3 6 (37.50%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (12.50%) MCAD
5 2 (12.50%) MCSD
5 2 (12.50%) MCTS
6 1 (6.25%) CCA
6 1 (6.25%) CCEA
6 1 (6.25%) CCENT
6 1 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) MCPD
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) SmoothWall
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Progress
3 6 (37.50%) Remedy
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Draytek
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) NETGEAR
6 1 (6.25%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Toshiba
6 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) ZyXEL
Basildon, Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago