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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 52 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.29% - 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £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
81 105 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.21% 29.83% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 43
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 17 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware