The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 92 84 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -32
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.89% 2.28% 4.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 8.28% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 50
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
MCP
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
404 326 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 29.88% 27.58% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 275 256 272
Average salary £34,549 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -23 12 £23,500 -41.25%
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (41.18%) MCSE
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) Remedy
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) RHCT
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) SCCM
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) Line Management
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Sophos
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) HND
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Symantec
8 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) SystemC
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Line Management
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (41.18%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) RHCT
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) HND
3 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CNA
4 2 (11.76%) CNE
4 2 (11.76%) Novell Certification
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) MBCS
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) Remedy
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) LANDesk
4 3 (17.65%) Sophos
4 3 (17.65%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
6 1 (5.88%) Veeam
6 1 (5.88%) Spiceworks
6 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
6 1 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) Toshiba
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee