The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 60 74
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.19% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.88% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £29,126 £32,125
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -9.33%

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 164 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 24.72% 24.30% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 136 111
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,950
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MCP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) ZyXEL
2 3 (60.00%) Draytek
2 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) 3Com
2 3 (60.00%) CCENT
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CCENT
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) 3Com
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Draytek
2 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
2 3 (60.00%) ZyXEL
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 2 (40.00%) VMware