The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 43 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.42% 1.42% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 7.69% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
MCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 21.94% 18.52% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 62 49
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
5 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
5 3 (37.50%) Line Management
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
1 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (37.50%) Line Management
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) DBS Check
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus