The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 29 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.90% 3.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £21,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MCP
Lancashire

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

Qualifications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 15.32% 20.93% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 25
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,400 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

MCP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

MCP Salary Trend in Preston

MCP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago