The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 39 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.40% 3.54% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 16.49% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 11
Average salary £36,250 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -
Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 97 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 16.78% 21.46% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 92 86
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MCP
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

MCP Salary Trend in Norfolk

MCP
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Norfolk

MCP
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Norwich +10 7 £36,250 +31.81%
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) MCSA
3 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) DHCP
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) XenApp
4 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) Websense
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (58.33%) MS Office
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (33.33%) NAS
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) AppSense
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) ADSL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
1 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 4 (33.33%) ADSL
5 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCSA
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (33.33%) CCA
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) MCSE
7 1 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) MCTS
7 1 (8.33%) MCITP
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) XenApp
1 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Websense
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) AppSense
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Altiris
7 1 (8.33%) Google
7 1 (8.33%) Apple