The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 47 54
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 2.54% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.15% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Average salary - £42,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.49%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
MCP
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
90 135 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.03% 31.18% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 106
Average salary £43,174 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,805 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MCP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MCP Salary Trend in Liverpool

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware