The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 42 37
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.88% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.57% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £21,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.06%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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 Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.18% 24.56% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 40
Average salary £36,097 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.26% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware