Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 93 67
Rank change year-on-year +27 -26 +18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.17% 0.23% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 1.39% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Leicester median annual salary £25,500 £18,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -35.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £17,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £26,750 £19,000 £35,625
Leicestershire median annual salary £25,500 £18,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +41.67% -35.71% +33.33%

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 121 144 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 20.97% 16.90% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 113 119 152
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,300 £20,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,750 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware