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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 53 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 25 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.33% 3.38% 5.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.74% 14.71% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 33
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £48,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
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
182 170 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 24.23% 22.97% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 149 154 207
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -14 20 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Brackley - 4 £23,750 -
Kettering - 2 £44,000 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (60.98%) ITIL
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) Citrix
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
6 14 (34.15%) VMware
6 14 (34.15%) Law
7 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
7 13 (31.71%) IP Telephony
7 13 (31.71%) MOS
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
7 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (31.71%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (31.71%) MS Office
7 13 (31.71%) SLA
7 13 (31.71%) Cisco
7 13 (31.71%) Service Desk Management
8 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (29.27%) ISO 9001
8 12 (29.27%) HND
8 12 (29.27%) MCSE
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) Retail
10 6 (14.63%) MCDST
10 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
10 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
10 6 (14.63%) Android
10 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (34.15%) Law
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Service Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 13 (31.71%) Team Leader
3 10 (24.39%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Health Informatics
2 2 (4.88%) Informatics
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Android
4 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
4 6 (14.63%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
2 13 (31.71%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.44%) High Availability
4 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (31.71%) MOS
2 12 (29.27%) HND
2 12 (29.27%) MCSE
3 6 (14.63%) MCDST
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) SLA
2 12 (29.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) Citrix
3 14 (34.15%) VMware
4 13 (31.71%) Cisco
5 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
5 6 (14.63%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.44%) AppSense
6 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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