The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 59 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.35% 1.86% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.61% 7.84% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 33
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,550 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,550 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
MCP
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 153 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.79% 23.68% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 88 137 186
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCP Salary Trend in Northampton

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MCP.

1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
5 12 (44.44%) IP Telephony
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (44.44%) MS Office
5 12 (44.44%) Citrix
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) Law
7 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 9 (33.33%) SLA
7 9 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (33.33%) MOS
7 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
8 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (29.63%) HND
9 7 (25.93%) ISO 9001
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (18.52%) MCSE
11 2 (7.41%) MCSA
11 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
11 2 (7.41%) Finance
11 2 (7.41%) Legal
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (37.04%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 9 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MOS
2 8 (29.63%) HND
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCDST
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
2 7 (25.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
3 12 (44.44%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago