The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 23 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 3.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.58% 17.19% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 5
Average salary £38,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
West Midlands

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

MCP
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

MCP Salary Trend in Walsall

MCP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware