The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.94% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
MCP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.71% 9.38% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 11
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +49.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

MCP
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

MCP Salary Trend in Macclesfield

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) MCDST
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (66.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCDST
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (33.33%) VMware