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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 19 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.76% 4.72% -
As % of the Qualifications category 27.12% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 0
Median salary £22,875 £21,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
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
59 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.98% 28.35% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 18
Median salary £37,500 £21,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 28 June 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (57.50%) ITIL
3 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (52.50%) Intranet
3 21 (52.50%) Internet
3 21 (52.50%) Service Management
4 20 (50.00%) Remedy
5 17 (42.50%) Blackberry
5 17 (42.50%) MCSE
6 16 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 14 (35.00%) MS Office
9 13 (32.50%) MCDST
10 12 (30.00%) VMware
10 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
11 11 (27.50%) Office 365
11 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (20.00%) SLA
12 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
13 7 (17.50%) Cisco
13 7 (17.50%) HP
13 7 (17.50%) Dell
13 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
13 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
13 7 (17.50%) 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 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Office
2 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) Internet
1 21 (52.50%) Intranet
2 7 (17.50%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Analyst
2 27 (67.50%) Service Analyst
2 27 (67.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
7 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 21 (52.50%) Service Management
3 16 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Supplier Management
6 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (42.50%) MCSE
3 16 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (32.50%) MCDST
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) Remedy
3 12 (30.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) Dell
4 7 (17.50%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp