Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 82 64
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.34% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 0.60% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Leicester median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.86% +41.67%
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +56.86% +41.67%

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 Leicester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 86 166 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.45% 26.14% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 75 132 97
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,000 £24,700
90th Percentile £54,900 £55,000 £60,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £34,778 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.06% - -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Leicester

MCP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for MCP in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix