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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 38 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.50% 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
51 106 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.17% 29.61% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 82 80
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Luton

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) MCDST
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Fintech
5 1 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCDST
4 1 (20.00%) CCA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security