The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 165 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 1.28% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 5.15% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 18
Average salary £24,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.67% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £52,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
783 854 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.28% 24.91% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 595 731 531
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MCP Salary Trend in Leeds

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (70.00%) ITIL
3 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) MS Office
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (43.33%) Finance
5 13 (43.33%) Citrix
6 12 (40.00%) SLA
6 12 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (30.00%) IIS
8 9 (30.00%) ITSM
9 8 (26.67%) Service Management
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (26.67%) Internet
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) MCSE
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) DameWare
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) CCA
11 6 (20.00%) SCCM
11 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.00%) Windows 8

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
1 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Office
2 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (13.33%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 6 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
4 6 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 6 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) ITSM
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
3 8 (26.67%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 5 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
7 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.67%) Presales
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) MCSE
3 6 (20.00%) CCA
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.67%) MCITP
4 5 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
2 5 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) DameWare
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 13 (43.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Northgate
4 4 (13.33%) Sage
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago