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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - - 2.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
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
72 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.82% 18.84% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 63
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco