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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 34 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.98% 1.40% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.24% 4.59% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Average salary £18,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 109 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 22.52% 30.62% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 65 91 97
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 1 August 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 14 (87.50%) ITIL
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) NetApp
5 7 (43.75%) SLA
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) MCITP
5 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
5 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
5 7 (43.75%) Retail
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 4 (25.00%) XenServer
6 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (25.00%) SaaS
6 4 (25.00%) Change Control
6 4 (25.00%) CCIA
6 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Wyse
6 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (25.00%) IIS
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 4 (25.00%) CCA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) VPN
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
2 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (12.50%) CQRS
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCITP
3 4 (25.00%) CCIA
3 4 (25.00%) CCA
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) MCTS
5 2 (12.50%) MCAD
5 2 (12.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) XenApp
1 4 (25.00%) XenServer
1 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) NetApp
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Wyse
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £17,500 to £20,000 per annum
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