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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 10 14
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - 6.98% 5.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - 50.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
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
3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.11% 13.95% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £54,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) APACS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMV
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft