The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 64 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.16% 1.36% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.52% 5.15% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 20
Average salary £27,025 £23,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% -33.57%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
266 194 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.69% 26.39% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 221 170 160
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MCP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Sheffield +4 20 £27,025 -9.91% 2
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (83.78%) MCSE
4 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (78.38%) Change Management
5 29 (78.38%) VMware
6 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
7 16 (43.24%) SLA
7 16 (43.24%) HP
8 15 (40.54%) IBM
8 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
8 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
9 14 (37.84%) Citrix
10 13 (35.14%) Internet
10 13 (35.14%) SAN
10 13 (35.14%) Web Services
10 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (35.14%) Riverbed
10 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (29.73%) SCOM
11 11 (29.73%) Lync
12 7 (18.92%) DNS
12 7 (18.92%) DHCP
12 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
13 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
13 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
14 2 (5.41%) OPNET
14 2 (5.41%) Wireless

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (29.73%) Lync
2 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 13 (35.14%) Internet
3 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 7 (18.92%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Support Engineer
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Support Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) Server Support
3 17 (45.95%) Server Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) Server Support Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Change Management
2 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
3 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
3 1 (2.70%) Time Management
3 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (83.78%) MCSE
3 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCOM
2 2 (5.41%) OPNET
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (78.38%) VMware
3 16 (43.24%) HP
4 15 (40.54%) IBM
5 14 (37.84%) Citrix
6 13 (35.14%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
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Posted: 7 days ago
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