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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 46 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.86% 0.43% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £17,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
MCP
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 59 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.33% 25.32% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 12
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Shropshire

MCP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 3 £17,000 -20.93%
MCP
West Midlands

MCP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) A+ Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) A+ Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification