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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 156 166 167
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 17 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.18% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 0.80% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 23
Median salary £23,500 £30,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.57% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £43,250 £41,100
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
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
625 749 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.11% 22.73% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 504 583 785
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Leeds

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MCP.

1 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 22 (78.57%) Citrix
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 16 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 16 (57.14%) MS Office
4 16 (57.14%) MCSE
5 14 (50.00%) ITIL
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 12 (42.86%) VMware
8 11 (39.29%) VPN
8 11 (39.29%) SLA
8 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
9 10 (35.71%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
9 10 (35.71%) MCSA
9 10 (35.71%) IIS
9 10 (35.71%) DameWare
9 10 (35.71%) MCITP
10 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
12 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (25.00%) Internet
12 7 (25.00%) SAN

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) IIS
3 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (21.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) VPN
2 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 7 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (21.43%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) IT Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (21.43%) Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Server Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Software Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 5 (17.86%) IT Support
6 5 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Trend Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
4 6 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 6 (21.43%) Presales
5 3 (10.71%) IT Governance
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.57%) ITSM
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (57.14%) MCSE
3 10 (35.71%) MCITP
3 10 (35.71%) MCSA
4 6 (21.43%) CCA
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) SLA
2 6 (21.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) DameWare
2 6 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Citrix
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
5 2 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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