The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 15 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.35% 1.75% -
As % of the Qualifications category 21.05% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £17,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-62.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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

Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 30.16% 23.68% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 19
Median salary £32,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £15,015 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Knutsford region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

MCP
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Knutsford

MCP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Spiceworks
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Spiceworks