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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 53 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.27% 2.38% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 8.33% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £42,500 £22,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -53.68%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- -13.66%
MCP
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 132 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.76% 28.51% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 61
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MCP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MCP Salary Trend in Ipswich

MCP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos