The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 28 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 4.73% 1.72% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.14% 8.89% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
MCP
Norfolk

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

Qualifications Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 19.59% 19.31% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 56
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

MCP
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

MCP Salary Trend in Norwich

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (33.33%) Degree

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft