The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 55 72 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 1.42% 6.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 5.13% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 27
Average salary - £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 156 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.05% 27.76% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 121 107
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MCP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

MCP Salary Trend in Leicester

MCP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago