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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 84 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.78% 3.58% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 12.54% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 28
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
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
321 295 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.32% 28.53% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 280 252 289
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (89.29%) MVC
3 25 (89.29%) Scrum
3 25 (89.29%) C#
3 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
3 25 (89.29%) MCAD
3 25 (89.29%) MCSD
3 25 (89.29%) WinForms
3 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (89.29%) TDD
3 25 (89.29%) NUnit
3 25 (89.29%) MCTS
3 25 (89.29%) WCF
3 25 (89.29%) WPF
3 25 (89.29%) Kanban
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (89.29%) MVVM
3 25 (89.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (89.29%) Moq
3 25 (89.29%) Razor View Engine
3 25 (89.29%) Web Application Development
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (75.00%) BDD
4 21 (75.00%) Streaming Music
4 21 (75.00%) NHibernate
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.29%) Finance

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (3.57%) Lync
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) ATM
1 1 (3.57%) SMTP
1 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) NUnit
1 25 (89.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (89.29%) Moq
2 4 (14.29%) MSTest
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
1 25 (89.29%) .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Graduate
2 4 (14.29%) Junior
2 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
1 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
1 25 (89.29%) WinForms
1 25 (89.29%) WCF
1 25 (89.29%) WPF
1 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 25 (89.29%) Razor View Engine
1 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 21 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (14.29%) Ninject
3 4 (14.29%) Spring.NET
3 4 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Streaming Music
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) MVC
1 25 (89.29%) Scrum
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (89.29%) TDD
1 25 (89.29%) Kanban
1 25 (89.29%) MVVM
1 25 (89.29%) Web Application Development
2 21 (75.00%) BDD
3 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (89.29%) MCAD
2 25 (89.29%) MCSD
2 25 (89.29%) MCTS
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) HND
3 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Sophos
1 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
1 1 (3.57%) IronPort
1 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro
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