The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 40 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.41% 1.15% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 3.88% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £18,750 £20,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -
Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 103 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.65% 29.68% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 85 79
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
MCP
Cambridgeshire

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MCP
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

MCP Salary Trend in Peterborough

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) MCITP
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (40.00%) MS Office
7 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (35.00%) IIS
8 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Wyse
8 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) CCA
8 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (30.00%) DHCP
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) SSL
8 6 (30.00%) XenApp
8 6 (30.00%) XenServer
8 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
8 6 (30.00%) SaaS
8 6 (30.00%) Change Control
8 6 (30.00%) CCIA
8 6 (30.00%) NetScaler

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) VPN
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) SSL
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
1 6 (30.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (25.00%) WCF
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (30.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Change Control
3 5 (25.00%) CQRS
3 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 5 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) MCITP
3 6 (30.00%) CCIA
3 6 (30.00%) CCA
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCAD
4 5 (25.00%) MCSD
4 5 (25.00%) MCTS
5 4 (20.00%) MCSE
5 4 (20.00%) MCSA
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) XenApp
1 6 (30.00%) XenServer
1 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Wyse
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) CA
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Nimsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £17,500 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago