Period
to 21 June 2018

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 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 139 157
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18 -31
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.90% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 2.10% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 5
Cambridge median annual salary - £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -29.58% -5.33% -6.25%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,029 1,096 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.56% 42.80% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 727 780 792
Cambridge median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,775
90th Percentile £68,800 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Peregrine
1 4 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management

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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WebEx
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Bomgar
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (100.00%) Peregrine
1 4 (100.00%) Remedy
1 4 (100.00%) ServiceNow