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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 82 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 14 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.21% 3.87% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 13.61% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 29
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
355 338 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 30.66% 28.45% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 292 273 308
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 £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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 -38 14 £40,000 +33.33%
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (87.50%) MVC
3 35 (87.50%) C#
3 35 (87.50%) .NET
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 35 (87.50%) MCAD
3 35 (87.50%) MCSD
3 35 (87.50%) Scrum
3 35 (87.50%) WinForms
3 35 (87.50%) TDD
3 35 (87.50%) NUnit
3 35 (87.50%) MCTS
3 35 (87.50%) WCF
3 35 (87.50%) WPF
3 35 (87.50%) Kanban
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 35 (87.50%) MVVM
3 35 (87.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 35 (87.50%) Moq
3 35 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
3 35 (87.50%) Web Application Development
3 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (65.00%) BDD
4 26 (65.00%) NHibernate
4 26 (65.00%) Streaming Music
4 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (22.50%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) ATM
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (87.50%) NUnit
1 35 (87.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 35 (87.50%) Moq
2 9 (22.50%) MSTest
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
1 35 (87.50%) .NET Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Junior
3 9 (22.50%) Graduate
3 9 (22.50%) Junior Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Junior .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
1 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 35 (87.50%) WinForms
1 35 (87.50%) WCF
1 35 (87.50%) WPF
1 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 35 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
1 35 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 26 (65.00%) NHibernate
3 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (22.50%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (22.50%) Ninject
3 9 (22.50%) Spring.NET
3 9 (22.50%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) Streaming Music
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (22.50%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) MVC
1 35 (87.50%) Scrum
1 35 (87.50%) TDD
1 35 (87.50%) Kanban
1 35 (87.50%) MVVM
1 35 (87.50%) Web Application Development
2 26 (65.00%) BDD
3 9 (22.50%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (87.50%) MCAD
2 35 (87.50%) MCSD
2 35 (87.50%) MCTS
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) HND
4 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (5.00%) SCSM
2 1 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.50%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) Sophos
3 1 (2.50%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.50%) IronPort
3 1 (2.50%) Trend Micro