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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 56 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.20% 3.50% 4.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 14.29% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 20
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,375 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -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
157 91 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.40% 24.53% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 83 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £50,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 7 (87.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (75.00%) MCSA
4 5 (62.50%) VBScript
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) NetApp
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Replication
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 5 (62.50%) Lync
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (37.50%) MCTS
5 3 (37.50%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) IIS
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (87.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VBScript
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) MCTS
4 3 (37.50%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) EMC
1 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) LANDesk
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension / car allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago