The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 16 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 39 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.45% 1.76% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 7.69% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £21,000 £37,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 52 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.79% 22.91% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 75
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
West Midlands

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MCP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Kidderminster - 1 £21,000 -
Malvern - 1 £21,000 -
MCP
West Midlands

MCP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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