The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 97 89
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.098% 0.091% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.30% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
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 Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 334 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 19.06% 30.39% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 137 222 298
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 £26,100 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,458 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Nottinghamshire

MCP
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +11 1 £27,500 +25.00% 1
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCENT
4 1 (16.67%) CCIP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) 3Com
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Autodesk
5 1 (16.67%) Draytek
5 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) ZyXEL