The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester 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 Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 28 23
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester - 1.96% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category - 12.50% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 26.51% 15.69% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +17.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
Worcestershire

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

MCP
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

MCP Salary Trend in Worcester

MCP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft