The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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 Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 47.46% 35.14% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 26
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £38,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,963 £150,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

MCP
Salary Trend in Fife

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

MCP Salary Trend in Fife

MCP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft