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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 159 136 145
Rank change year-on-year -23 +9  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.17% 0.98% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 3.60% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 36
Median salary £42,875 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £33,000 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  

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 the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 597 862 871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.39% 27.14% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 455 643 633
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

MCP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for MCP in the East Midlands

MCP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in the East Midlands

MCP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -1 2 £42,875 +71.50%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire +3 1 £48,000 +95.91% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £36,500 -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MCP.

1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (61.90%) ITIL
4 13 (61.90%) MCSA
4 13 (61.90%) Office 365
4 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
6 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) SCCM
7 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business
7 10 (47.62%) Skype
8 8 (38.10%) Service Design
8 8 (38.10%) HP
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco
9 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 7 (33.33%) CCNA
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (23.81%) A+ Certification
11 5 (23.81%) SAN
11 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
12 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
12 4 (19.05%) Linux
12 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 4 (19.05%) Project Management
12 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
12 4 (19.05%) 3Com

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Skype
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Server Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.76%) CentOS
8 1 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Service Design
3 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (61.90%) MCSA
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (33.33%) MCSE
4 5 (23.81%) A+ Certification
5 4 (19.05%) CCENT
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.76%) CCIP
7 1 (4.76%) CCNP
7 1 (4.76%) CCSP
7 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) 3Com
4 4 (19.05%) Draytek
4 4 (19.05%) NETGEAR
4 4 (19.05%) ZyXEL
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Adobe
7 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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