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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 67 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCP 17 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.93% 3.86% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.67% 13.36% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 21
Average salary £23,500 £37,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.74% +51.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £23,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
196 247 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.27% 28.86% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 166 229 126
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 14 £23,500 -39.74% 1
MCP
East Midlands

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) ITIL
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
5 18 (43.90%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
7 12 (29.27%) MCSA
8 11 (26.83%) MS Office
9 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (21.95%) MCSE
10 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
11 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
11 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 8 (19.51%) Law
11 8 (19.51%) MOS
12 7 (17.07%) Coaching
13 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
13 6 (14.63%) SCCM
13 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
13 6 (14.63%) VMware
13 6 (14.63%) SLA
13 6 (14.63%) LAN
13 6 (14.63%) WAN
14 5 (12.20%) Cisco
14 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (12.20%) Intranet
14 5 (12.20%) Internet
14 5 (12.20%) Extranet
14 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
14 5 (12.20%) Crystal Reports

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) CMS
2 5 (12.20%) Lync
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Office
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) LAN
1 6 (14.63%) WAN
2 5 (12.20%) Intranet
2 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 5 (12.20%) Extranet
2 5 (12.20%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.44%) ADSL
3 1 (2.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Law
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Support Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Service Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
5 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
6 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
2 5 (12.20%) Mac OS
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.07%) Coaching
4 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Management
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) ERP
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C#
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) MCSA
3 9 (21.95%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) MOS
5 5 (12.20%) Degree
6 4 (9.76%) HND
7 3 (7.32%) MCITP
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
2 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) LANDesk
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 5 (12.20%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.44%) Epicor
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
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