The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 24 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.98% 4.59% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 31.25% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £35,000 £19,500 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% +14.70%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
MCP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 16 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.83% 14.68% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 40
Median salary £37,500 £21,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -33.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MCP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MCP Salary Trend in Wakefield

MCP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for MCP.

1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) MCDST
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware