The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 64 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 2.19% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 8.33% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
MCP
Tyne and Wear

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 120 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.58% 26.32% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 142 108 97
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MCP Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCT
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) MCT
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft