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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 66 67 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.78% 1.95% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 9.40% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Median salary £22,000 £21,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
MCP
East Midlands

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
150 149 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.33% 20.78% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 111 104 215
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Leicester +1 4 £22,000 +2.32%
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Junos
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Junos
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper