The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.91% - 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% - 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year - +0.33%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Middlesex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 31 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 40.78% 24.22% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 58
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

MCP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for MCP in Middlesex

MCP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Middlesex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MSF
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft