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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 80 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.12% 1.77% 3.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.11% 7.11% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 32
Median salary £34,500 £26,875 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,750 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,184 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
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
176 225 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.89% 24.92% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 204 280
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -1 4 £36,740 +36.70%
Brackley - 3 £32,500 -
Kettering - 1 £18,000 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) ITIL
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) MCSE
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
7 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Skype
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (23.53%) Service Design
8 4 (23.53%) Office 365
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 3 (17.65%) Time Management
9 3 (17.65%) Line Management
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) MCITP
9 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
9 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) Skype
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Service Design
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) CCENT
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) LANDesk
3 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.88%) 3Com
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Draytek
4 1 (5.88%) Meraki
4 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
4 1 (5.88%) ZyXEL
Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32600.00 - £36600.00 per annum + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago