Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 68 58
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.52% 0.18% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 0.61% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Ipswich median annual salary £65,000 £20,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +225.00% -27.27% -3.51%
Suffolk median annual salary £65,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +116.67% +9.09% -3.51%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 163 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 28.27% 29.96% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 149 137
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,325 £20,600 £23,400
90th Percentile £58,625 £60,000 £63,500
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Ipswich

MCP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for MCP in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft