The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 62 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 17 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.14% 5.75% 7.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 19.39% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 42
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
MCP
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
194 263 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.46% 29.65% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 168 238 180
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

MCP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -12 16 £25,000 -3.84% 2
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (71.43%) ITIL
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) Windows
5 13 (30.95%) Coaching
6 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (23.81%) Service Management
7 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 10 (23.81%) MCSE
7 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 10 (23.81%) LAN
7 10 (23.81%) WAN
8 9 (21.43%) ISO 9001
8 9 (21.43%) SLA
8 9 (21.43%) Law
8 9 (21.43%) MOS
8 9 (21.43%) Office 365
9 8 (19.05%) MCSA
10 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (16.67%) Intranet
10 7 (16.67%) Internet
10 7 (16.67%) Extranet
10 7 (16.67%) Lync
10 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 7 (16.67%) Degree
10 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 6 (14.29%) LANDesk

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (16.67%) Lync
2 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LAN
1 10 (23.81%) WAN
2 7 (16.67%) Intranet
2 7 (16.67%) Internet
2 7 (16.67%) Extranet
3 3 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) ADSL
5 1 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.90%) Mac OS
3 5 (11.90%) Android
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Coaching
3 10 (23.81%) Service Management
4 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (4.76%) ITSM
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.38%) Release Management
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C#
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.81%) MCSE
3 9 (21.43%) MOS
4 8 (19.05%) MCSA
5 7 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) MCITP
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.76%) HND
9 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) ISO 9001
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 5 (11.90%) MobileIron
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Epicor
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago