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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 39 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.67% 0.34% 4.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.88% 1.45% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 24
Average salary £52,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
163 69 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.22% 23.63% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 128 63 147
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 March 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) MCTS
5 13 (56.52%) CRM
6 12 (52.17%) Office 365
7 11 (47.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (47.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (47.83%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (47.83%) MCAD
7 11 (47.83%) MCSD
7 11 (47.83%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (47.83%) OO
7 11 (47.83%) C#
7 11 (47.83%) HTML
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
7 11 (47.83%) .NET
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
7 11 (47.83%) IIS
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 11 (47.83%) CSS
7 11 (47.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (47.83%) Ajax
7 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
7 11 (47.83%) WCF

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (73.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (47.83%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (47.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (47.83%) IIS
2 11 (47.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
4 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (26.09%) Lync
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) PC Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
1 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) Ajax
1 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
1 11 (47.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) CRM
2 11 (47.83%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (47.83%) OO
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
1 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
2 6 (26.09%) VBScript
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (65.22%) MCTS
3 11 (47.83%) MCAD
3 11 (47.83%) MCSD
4 8 (34.78%) MCSE
5 7 (30.43%) MCSA
6 6 (26.09%) MCITP
7 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.35%) VCP4
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) EMC
2 6 (26.09%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Intel