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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 54 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.50% 0.36% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.18% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £24,750 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
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
111 169 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.54% 30.51% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 91 111 86
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Reuters
3 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Fidessa
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) MVC

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (16.67%) LESS
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Fidessa
2 3 (50.00%) Reuters
2 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg