The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 91 92
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.12% 0.10% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.35% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £27,500 £22,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.38%  
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 Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 146 283 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 17.36% 28.97% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 117 182 276
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,458 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

MCP
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for MCP in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) 3Com
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL