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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 30 33
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 2.13% 7.07%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.89% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 14
Average salary - £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
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
22 38 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 18.64% 26.95% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 43
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Database Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Database Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle