The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 46 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.82% 1.49% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.74% 4.61% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 1
Median salary £22,500 £26,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -3.70%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
MCP
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
154 152 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.00% 32.34% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 120 137 155
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,462 £59,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MCP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +14 14 £22,500 -13.46%
MCP
North East

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MCP.

1 20 (76.92%) CCNA
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (42.31%) CCNP
5 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
6 9 (34.62%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) HP
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
8 7 (26.92%) MCSA
8 7 (26.92%) CCENT
9 6 (23.08%) NETGEAR
9 6 (23.08%) ZyXEL
9 6 (23.08%) Draytek
9 6 (23.08%) 3Com
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) SLA
11 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
12 2 (7.69%) Dell
12 2 (7.69%) Internet
12 2 (7.69%) Firewall
12 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (7.69%) Investment Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) IT Support
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Technician
3 4 (15.38%) Server Technician
4 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) PC Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) CCNA
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) CCNP
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
4 7 (26.92%) CCENT
4 7 (26.92%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) MCDST
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) 3Com
3 6 (23.08%) Draytek
3 6 (23.08%) NETGEAR
3 6 (23.08%) ZyXEL
4 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.85%) Fidessa
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Reuters