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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 36
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.00% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 26 50 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 26.26% 27.93% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 87
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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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

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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

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Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

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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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Assistant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Assistant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Assistant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware