Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 62 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.22% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 1.24% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Shropshire median annual salary - £17,250 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.47% -67.31%
West Midlands median annual salary £30,750 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.52% -5.00% -4.76%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 126 161 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 27.94% 27.90% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 94 107 93
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -11.76% +37.10%
10th Percentile £32,000 £22,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £54,250 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Shropshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Shropshire

MCP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 1 - -
MCP
West Midlands

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

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Skype

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft