The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 12 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.56% 3.70% -
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
MCP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham region.

Qualifications Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 38.89% 25.93% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 8
Average salary £30,500 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

MCP
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Oldham region.

MCP Salary Trend in Oldham

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMV
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) APACS
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware