Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 220 267 309
Rank change year-on-year +47 +42 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 33 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.062% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 2.06% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 22
10th Percentile £37,900 £24,000 "
25th Percentile £49,000 £27,150 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £33,750 £27,000
Median % change year-on-year +107.41% +25.00% -26.03%
75th Percentile £73,125 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £45,000 £42,800
Central London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 896 1,601 2,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.57% 18.92% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 760 1,419 1,839
10th Percentile £44,875 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.76%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in the City of London

MCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCP in the City of London.

Salary trend for MCP in the City of London

MCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing MCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for MCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Power Automate
2 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
2 1 (33.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Xerox