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

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.52% - 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.02% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £32,500 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  

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 57 79 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 21.59% 23.94% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 53
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,500 £27,384
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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

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

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Veeam
3 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) VTSP
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (12.50%) Statistics
7 1 (12.50%) Business Development
7 1 (12.50%) ZyXEL
7 1 (12.50%) Draytek
7 1 (12.50%) CCENT

MCP
Co-occurring 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 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Support Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Support Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Field Service Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Supervisor
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Development
1 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (12.50%) Presales
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) VTSP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CCENT
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) VCAP
6 1 (12.50%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Veeam
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) 3Com
3 1 (12.50%) Draytek
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
3 1 (12.50%) ZyXEL