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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.30% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -20.13%
MCP
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
102 77 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 30.72% 18.78% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 71 83
Average salary £39,000 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MCP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MCP Salary Trend in Luton

MCP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware