The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 76 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs citing MCP 29 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.36% 4.60% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.63% 15.97% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
336 313 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.29% 28.82% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 269 278 370
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -22 27 £40,000 +6.66%
Mansfield - 2 £27,500 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 79 (96.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (92.68%) C#
2 76 (92.68%) .NET
3 69 (84.15%) MCTS
4 68 (82.93%) Windows
5 66 (80.49%) ASP.NET
6 64 (78.05%) MVC
6 64 (78.05%) WPF
7 59 (71.95%) WCF
7 59 (71.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (71.95%) MVVM
8 55 (67.07%) MCAD
8 55 (67.07%) MCSD
8 55 (67.07%) WinForms
9 54 (65.85%) Scrum
9 54 (65.85%) TDD
9 54 (65.85%) NUnit
9 54 (65.85%) Kanban
9 54 (65.85%) Rhino Mocks
9 54 (65.85%) Moq
10 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
11 50 (60.98%) Razor View Engine
11 50 (60.98%) Web Application Development
11 50 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 38 (46.34%) .NET Framework
13 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
14 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (34.15%) Spring.NET
14 28 (34.15%) Castle Windsor
14 28 (34.15%) Ninject

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
1 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.22%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) VPN
2 7 (8.54%) ADSL
2 7 (8.54%) LAN
2 7 (8.54%) WAN
2 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.66%) DHCP
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) Wireless
4 1 (1.22%) SMTP
4 1 (1.22%) ATM
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) SSL
4 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 26 (31.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (65.85%) NUnit
1 54 (65.85%) Rhino Mocks
1 54 (65.85%) Moq
2 28 (34.15%) MSTest
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Dutch Language
3 7 (8.54%) French Language
3 7 (8.54%) German Language
3 7 (8.54%) Portuguese Language
3 7 (8.54%) Spanish Language
3 7 (8.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 54 (65.85%) .NET Developer
3 26 (31.71%) Junior
4 24 (29.27%) Graduate
4 24 (29.27%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 24 (29.27%) Junior Developer
4 24 (29.27%) Junior .NET Developer
4 24 (29.27%) Graduate Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Support Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.66%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Senior IT Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) IT Support
8 3 (3.66%) Senior IT Support
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (92.68%) .NET
2 66 (80.49%) ASP.NET
3 64 (78.05%) WPF
4 59 (71.95%) WCF
4 59 (71.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 55 (67.07%) WinForms
6 50 (60.98%) Razor View Engine
6 50 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 38 (46.34%) .NET Framework
8 28 (34.15%) Spring.NET
8 28 (34.15%) Castle Windsor
8 28 (34.15%) Ninject
8 28 (34.15%) Unity DI Container
9 26 (31.71%) NHibernate
10 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (6.10%) SOAP
11 5 (6.10%) REST
12 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.15%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (31.71%) Streaming Music
3 24 (29.27%) Computer Science
3 24 (29.27%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (10.98%) Client/Server
4 9 (10.98%) N-Tier
5 7 (8.54%) EPoS
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 68 (82.93%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.54%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (78.05%) MVC
2 59 (71.95%) MVVM
3 54 (65.85%) Scrum
3 54 (65.85%) TDD
3 54 (65.85%) Kanban
4 50 (60.98%) Web Application Development
5 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (34.15%) Dependency Injection
6 26 (31.71%) BDD
7 14 (17.07%) OO
7 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.98%) OOD
9 5 (6.10%) SOA
9 5 (6.10%) OOP
9 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.44%) Change Control
10 2 (2.44%) ITIL
11 1 (1.22%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (92.68%) C#
2 16 (19.51%) SQL
3 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.54%) VBA
6 1 (1.22%) LINC
6 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (96.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (84.15%) MCTS
3 55 (67.07%) MCAD
3 55 (67.07%) MCSD
4 14 (17.07%) MCPD
5 10 (12.20%) Degree
6 9 (10.98%) MCSA
7 8 (9.76%) A+ Certification
8 7 (8.54%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (8.54%) CCNP
8 7 (8.54%) CCNA
8 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.44%) MCSE
10 1 (1.22%) MCITP
10 1 (1.22%) HND
10 1 (1.22%) CCA
10 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.22%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.20%) XenApp
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.22%) XenServer
4 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 7 (8.54%) MOM
2 7 (8.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.44%) SCSM
3 2 (2.44%) SCOM
4 1 (1.22%) WSUS
4 1 (1.22%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Citrix
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) IronPort
5 1 (1.22%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.22%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.22%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.22%) Wyse
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Sophos
5 1 (1.22%) McKesson
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) Facebook