The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.40% - 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.23% - 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £20,000 - £28,002
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,504
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Qualifications Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 17.69% 17.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 29
Average salary £20,000 £26,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% -15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,800 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

MCP
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barton-upon-Humber - 3 £20,000 -
Grantham - 1 £17,000 -
Lincoln - 1 £45,000 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 7 (87.50%) MCITP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) MCSA
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Technician
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support
3 4 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Database Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
2 7 (87.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle