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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 72 76 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.10% 1.63% 4.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 7.04% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 40
Median salary £32,500 £23,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -32.85%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
128 213 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.68% 23.18% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 114 182 237
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northampton +3 7 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Brackley - 1 £32,500 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) ITIL
3 16 (48.48%) Windows
4 15 (45.45%) Citrix
4 15 (45.45%) VMware
5 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco
7 12 (36.36%) MS Office
7 12 (36.36%) IP Telephony
8 11 (33.33%) MCSE
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 9 (27.27%) Law
10 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
10 8 (24.24%) MOS
10 8 (24.24%) SLA
10 8 (24.24%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (24.24%) Service Desk Management
11 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (21.21%) HND
11 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
12 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 6 (18.18%) MCITP
13 4 (12.12%) Finance
14 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
14 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
14 2 (6.06%) Health Informatics
14 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (27.27%) Law
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Service Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 8 (24.24%) Team Leader
4 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (15.15%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.06%) Health Informatics
2 2 (6.06%) Informatics
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
2 8 (24.24%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.03%) High Availability
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) MCSE
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MOS
3 7 (21.21%) HND
4 6 (18.18%) MCITP
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCDST
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Citrix
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
4 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.03%) AppSense
5 1 (3.03%) Twitter
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Fantastic salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago