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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 24 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.92% - 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.90% - 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £52,000 - £18,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
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
29 17 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.88% 19.54% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 45
Average salary £29,500 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £27,750 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014. 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 - 2 £52,000 -
MCP
West Midlands

MCP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree