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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 170 172 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 2.10% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 9
Average salary £22,250 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.22% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,820 £23,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
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
848 904 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.21% 24.51% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 679 747 490
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) MS Office
6 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
7 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (35.71%) MCSE
7 5 (35.71%) MCSA
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) MCDST
8 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
9 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
9 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) Document Management
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 2 (14.29%) Extranet
10 2 (14.29%) DHCP
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (14.29%) MCTS
10 2 (14.29%) DameWare

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) Extranet
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) PDA
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) MCSA
3 4 (28.57%) MCDST
4 2 (14.29%) MCTS
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCAD
5 1 (7.14%) MCSD
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) DameWare
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £20800 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago