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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 35 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.84% 5.68% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.32% 26.32% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Median salary £37,500 £21,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
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
41 19 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.15% 21.59% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 24
Median salary £30,000 £21,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (88.89%) MCSE
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) SharePoint
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Office 365
3 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Lotus
4 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
4 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 7 (38.89%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
4 7 (38.89%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
5 5 (27.78%) MCDST
5 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.11%) Intranet

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 11 (61.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
3 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) MCSE
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCDST
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Dell
2 7 (38.89%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Lotus
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy