The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 63 75
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.17% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.61% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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 Warwickshire region.

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
112 163 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.62% 27.26% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 93 137 148
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Google
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) Apple
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Google Apps
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) Sophos