The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 32 29
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate - 0.60% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.23% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,950 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.13% +4.16%
MCP
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.06% 18.67% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 63
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

MCP
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

MCP Salary Trend in Harrogate

MCP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Service Delivery
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware