The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 80 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.94% 3.32% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 10.76% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 36
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
MCP
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
420 316 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 39.51% 30.83% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 317 232 210
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCP
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

MCP Salary Trend in Nottingham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) MCSE
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) RHCT
6 3 (25.00%) Line Management
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (16.67%) Sophos
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) CNA
7 2 (16.67%) CNE
7 2 (16.67%) Novell Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
7 2 (16.67%) SCCM

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Line Management
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) RHCT
3 2 (16.67%) CNA
3 2 (16.67%) CNE
3 2 (16.67%) Novell Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
5 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
5 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £25k DOE + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago