The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 0 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.48% - 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% - 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 19
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  

MCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 542 460 566
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 40.09% 38.92% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 393 392 466
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing MCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Cambridge

MCP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MCP in Cambridge

MCP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MCP.

1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (86.96%) C++
3 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
3 20 (86.96%) Android
3 20 (86.96%) Apple iOS
4 19 (82.61%) Mobile App
4 19 (82.61%) Mobile Application Development
4 19 (82.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (82.61%) Degree
5 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
5 18 (78.26%) HTML5
6 17 (73.91%) Java
7 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (69.57%) Angular 2
8 11 (47.83%) Mobile Development
8 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
9 9 (39.13%) .NET
9 9 (39.13%) MFC
9 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
9 9 (39.13%) C#
9 9 (39.13%) jQuery
10 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
10 8 (34.78%) CSS
10 8 (34.78%) Windows
11 7 (30.43%) SQL
12 5 (21.74%) Windows Server

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Automotive
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) AngularJS
2 18 (78.26%) HTML5
3 16 (69.57%) Angular 2
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) MFC
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Computer Science
2 19 (82.61%) Mobile App
3 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Android
1 20 (86.96%) Apple iOS
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) Mobile Application Development
3 11 (47.83%) Mobile Development
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Software Audit
6 1 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C++
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Objective-C
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (82.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (82.61%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCENT
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Sophos
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) 3Com
4 1 (4.35%) Draytek
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) NETGEAR
4 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.35%) ZyXEL
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