The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 217 202 187
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCP 22 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.44% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 1.68% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 25
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £20,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £50,200 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
MCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1617 1488 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.13% 25.97% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1151 1182
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MCP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MCP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Warwickshire +5 7 £20,000 -32.20% 1
Birmingham -23 4 £36,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £31,500 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £22,500 -
Coventry +10 1 £21,500 -13.13%
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MCP.

1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
5 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
6 14 (32.56%) ITIL
7 13 (30.23%) .NET
8 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
8 12 (27.91%) MCSE
9 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
9 11 (25.58%) C#
9 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (25.58%) MCTS
10 10 (23.26%) MVC
10 10 (23.26%) HTML
10 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
10 10 (23.26%) MS Office
10 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
11 9 (20.93%) IIS
11 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
11 9 (20.93%) Web Services
11 9 (20.93%) Ajax
11 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
12 8 (18.60%) Degree
12 8 (18.60%) jQuery
13 7 (16.28%) Automotive
13 7 (16.28%) VMware
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.65%) CMS
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) LAN
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) Kerberos
3 4 (9.30%) VoIP
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) Intranet
5 2 (4.65%) SSL
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) WLAN
6 1 (2.33%) IPsec
6 1 (2.33%) L2TP
6 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 7 (16.28%) Automotive
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Service Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Developer
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (16.28%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Software Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (16.28%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Asset Management Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) Consultant
7 6 (13.95%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.93%) Ajax
4 9 (20.93%) Web Services
5 8 (18.60%) jQuery
6 7 (16.28%) Classic ASP
6 7 (16.28%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Remoting
8 2 (4.65%) Google Maps API
8 2 (4.65%) Middleware
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
8 2 (4.65%) WCF
8 2 (4.65%) WinForms
8 2 (4.65%) WPF
8 2 (4.65%) XHTML
9 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Licensing
1 3 (6.98%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Economics
2 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.65%) MVS
6 2 (4.65%) Unix
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.33%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) MVC
3 7 (16.28%) SDLC
3 7 (16.28%) Web Development
4 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.95%) Software Asset Management
4 6 (13.95%) Software Licensing
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.98%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) ITSM
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) MVVM
7 2 (4.65%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) C#
2 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
3 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.91%) MCSE
3 11 (25.58%) MCTS
4 8 (18.60%) Degree
5 7 (16.28%) A+ Certification
5 7 (16.28%) MCAD
5 7 (16.28%) MCSD
6 6 (13.95%) MCSA
7 5 (11.63%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (9.30%) ISEB
8 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (6.98%) MCDST
9 3 (6.98%) MCITP
10 2 (4.65%) CCNA
10 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.33%) CNE
11 1 (2.33%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Avaya
4 3 (6.98%) Symantec
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
5 2 (4.65%) PayPal
5 2 (4.65%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.33%) AVG
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.33%) Sophos
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago