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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 56 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.48% 2.40% 4.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 8.84% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 39
Median salary £28,000 £33,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% +24.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £23,775 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
171 249 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.17% 27.12% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 121 221 311
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,775 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram 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 27 September 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 +2 6 £23,625 -29.47% 1
Brackley - 2 £33,750 -
Kettering - 1 £41,000 - 1
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) SLA
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) MOS
5 8 (32.00%) Law
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (32.00%) HND
5 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (28.00%) MCSE
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) DHCP
7 6 (24.00%) Coaching
8 5 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (20.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (16.00%) SCCM
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (12.00%) Time Management
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 7

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 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 10 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 7 (28.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Coaching
5 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
7 2 (8.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) HND
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (32.00%) MOS
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.00%) MCITP
5 2 (8.00%) CCA
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (8.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) HP
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