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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 47 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.72% 0.64% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.70% 2.26% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £20,008 £65,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-69.21% +116.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £65,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
146 133 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.14% 28.18% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 104 110 97
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

MCP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Ipswich +3 11 £17,500 -73.07% 2
Newmarket - 5 £43,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £22,016 -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 18 (78.26%) Hyper-V
4 17 (73.91%) HP
5 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
6 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
7 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
7 14 (60.87%) MS Office
8 13 (56.52%) SQL
8 13 (56.52%) DHCP
8 13 (56.52%) VPN
8 13 (56.52%) DNS
8 13 (56.52%) Apple
8 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (56.52%) Sophos
8 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (56.52%) SonicWALL
9 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
10 9 (39.13%) iPad
11 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (30.43%) MCSE
12 7 (30.43%) VMware
13 5 (21.74%) S-PLUS
14 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (17.39%) IBM Notes
14 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
14 4 (17.39%) Lotus
14 4 (17.39%) Lync

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (65.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) IBM Notes
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (17.39%) Lync
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Office
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (21.74%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) DHCP
1 13 (56.52%) VPN
1 13 (56.52%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WLAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Support Assistant
1 9 (39.13%) IT Support Assistant
1 9 (39.13%) IT Assistant
1 9 (39.13%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Server Support
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) WSH
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows 7
2 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (13.04%) HP ASE
4 3 (13.04%) MCITP
5 2 (8.70%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) VCP4
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.35%) VCP5
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) MCSD
6 1 (4.35%) HND
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
1 18 (78.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) HP
3 13 (56.52%) Apple
3 13 (56.52%) Sophos
3 13 (56.52%) SonicWALL
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Lotus
6 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
6 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 3 (13.04%) Brocade
6 3 (13.04%) Symantec
Ipswich
Blue Town Online
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 21 days ago