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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 51 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCP 26 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.34% 5.48% 4.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.53% 17.19% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 26
Average salary £32,500 £28,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -29.68%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
179 221 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.98% 31.89% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 198 171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 21 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Wellingborough - 1 £40,000 -
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 59 (88.06%) ITIL
2 54 (80.60%) Microsoft
3 39 (58.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (53.73%) Windows
5 27 (40.30%) MCSE
6 25 (37.31%) SLA
7 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
8 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
8 21 (31.34%) MCITP
8 21 (31.34%) Windows 7
9 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
11 18 (26.87%) Coaching
12 17 (25.37%) MOS
12 17 (25.37%) HND
13 16 (23.88%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (23.88%) MCSA
13 16 (23.88%) Law
13 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (22.39%) DNS
14 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
15 14 (20.90%) LAN
15 14 (20.90%) WAN
15 14 (20.90%) ISO 9001
15 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (17.91%) Service Management
17 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
17 11 (16.42%) Legal
17 11 (16.42%) MS Office
18 10 (14.93%) VPN

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.45%) Lync
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (7.46%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.42%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) DNS
1 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
2 14 (20.90%) LAN
2 14 (20.90%) WAN
3 10 (14.93%) VPN
4 7 (10.45%) DHCP
4 7 (10.45%) Intranet
4 7 (10.45%) Internet
4 7 (10.45%) Extranet
5 5 (7.46%) VLAN
6 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.99%) SAN
8 1 (1.49%) ADSL
8 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (23.88%) Law
2 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Analyst
2 20 (29.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 20 (29.85%) Service Analyst
2 20 (29.85%) Service Desk Analyst
2 20 (29.85%) Team Leader
3 6 (8.96%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Developer
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (2.99%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
1 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Vista
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.46%) Mac OS
6 5 (7.46%) Android
7 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (88.06%) ITIL
2 19 (28.36%) Service Delivery
3 18 (26.87%) Coaching
4 12 (17.91%) Service Management
5 8 (11.94%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.99%) Trend Analysis
9 2 (2.99%) ITSM
9 2 (2.99%) ERP
10 1 (1.49%) CRM
10 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.49%) Business Development
10 1 (1.49%) Release Management
10 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) C
2 3 (4.48%) C#
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (40.30%) MCSE
3 21 (31.34%) MCITP
4 17 (25.37%) MOS
4 17 (25.37%) HND
5 16 (23.88%) MCSA
6 10 (14.93%) MCTS
7 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
7 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
8 7 (10.45%) Degree
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (37.31%) SLA
2 14 (20.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) OVSD
2 2 (2.99%) OpenView
Vendors
1 54 (80.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) LANDesk
2 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) MobileIron
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco
5 2 (2.99%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Dell
6 1 (1.49%) Epicor
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago