The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 56 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.23% - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% - 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -20.26%
MCP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Qualifications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.47% 11.91% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MCP
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Bradford

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCDBA
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle