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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.91% 0.45% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £51,500 £48,312 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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
99 114 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 22.60% 25.68% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 92 95 50
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,500 £49,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) MCSD
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) Business Development
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) MCSD
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) HP