The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 43 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.38% 0.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.30% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £29,250 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.17% -  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  

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 Peterborough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43 58 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 14.83% 18.47% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 40 89
Median salary £39,000 £50,688 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.05% +7.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £98,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

MCP
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for MCP in Peterborough

MCP
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Peterborough over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Peterborough

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for MCP.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (50.00%) VCAP
4 4 (50.00%) VCDX
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) ZyXEL
5 2 (25.00%) Draytek
5 2 (25.00%) CCENT
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) 3Com
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Field Service Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Server Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Development
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) VCAP
3 4 (50.00%) VCDX
4 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCENT
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) 3Com
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Draytek
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) ZyXEL