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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 51 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.39% 0.83% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 3.03% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,750 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
162 132 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.27% 27.39% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 129 124 120
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £46,983
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 28 April 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) SharePoint
5 15 (55.56%) MCTS
6 13 (48.15%) CRM
7 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 12 (44.44%) Office 365
8 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) Ajax
8 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
8 11 (40.74%) WCF
8 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (40.74%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (40.74%) OO
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 11 (40.74%) MCAD
8 11 (40.74%) MCSD
8 11 (40.74%) C#
8 11 (40.74%) HTML
8 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 11 (40.74%) SQL
8 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
8 11 (40.74%) .NET
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (62.96%) SharePoint
2 11 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (40.74%) IIS
2 11 (40.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (22.22%) Lync
5 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Office 365
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
1 11 (40.74%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
1 11 (40.74%) CSS
1 11 (40.74%) Ajax
1 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
1 11 (40.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 6 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) CRM
2 11 (40.74%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (40.74%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
1 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
2 6 (22.22%) VBScript
2 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (55.56%) MCTS
3 11 (40.74%) MCAD
3 11 (40.74%) MCSD
4 8 (29.63%) MCSE
4 8 (29.63%) MCSA
5 6 (22.22%) MCITP
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.70%) CCNA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) AirWatch
2 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) EMC
2 6 (22.22%) NetApp
3 3 (11.11%) Reuters
3 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Fidessa
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Intel