The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 42 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.89% 1.32% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 6.56% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
MCP
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 61 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.89% 20.13% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 57
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,434 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago