The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 4.17% - 8.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
MCP
London

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

Qualifications Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 33.33% 40.74% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

MCP
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

MCP Salary Trend in Westminster

MCP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Westminster 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft