Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 132 150
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -26
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 43 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.20% 1.59% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 3.80% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 44 5
Cambridge median annual salary - £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £25,250 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -36.88% +8.11% -7.50%

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 824 1,133 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 32.17% 41.87% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 577 825 740
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.29% - -

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 19 August 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Peregrine
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS

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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WebEx
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ACDT
2 1 (20.00%) ACHDS
2 1 (20.00%) ACTC
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) MCDST
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSM
2 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (80.00%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Bomgar
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (80.00%) Peregrine
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
1 4 (80.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Apple