The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England / North East
Rank 53 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% 1.02% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.42% 4.55% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Median salary £25,000 £21,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
149 132 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.37% 22.45% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 116 115 165
Median salary £29,000 £32,018 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.42% -28.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MCP Salary Trend in the North East

MCP
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in the North East

MCP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +11 20 £25,000 +19.04%
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for MCP.

1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
3 22 (75.86%) CCNA
3 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (72.41%) CCNP
4 21 (72.41%) VMware
4 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
5 8 (27.59%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) SLA
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) VLAN
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) Dell
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
10 2 (6.90%) Banking
10 2 (6.90%) Degree
10 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
10 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.90%) Android
10 2 (6.90%) iPhone
10 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (6.90%) MCDST
10 2 (6.90%) MCITP
10 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
10 2 (6.90%) Fidessa
10 2 (6.90%) MCSA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) VLAN
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) IT Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) IT Support
3 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) PC Support
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
2 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.45%) Change Management
3 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) CCNA
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) CCNP
2 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.90%) MCDST
4 2 (6.90%) MCITP
4 2 (6.90%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Dell
4 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.90%) Fidessa
5 2 (6.90%) Reuters
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) IBM