The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 61 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.76% 1.43% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 5.15% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
MCP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 136 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.90% 27.81% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 150 121 81
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MCP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MCP Salary Trend in Suffolk

MCP
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

MCP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +4 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Stowmarket - 1 £30,000 -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for MCP.

1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) MCDST
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) User Experience

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Development Director
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCDST
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft