The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 38 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 30 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 5.86% 5.88% 5.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 21.05% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 26
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,950 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.13% +4.16%
MCP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 95 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 38.09% 27.94% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 71 147
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MCP
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

MCP Salary Trend in Warrington

MCP
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCP Salary Histogram in Warrington

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 54 (93.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (79.31%) MCTS
3 31 (53.45%) Windows
4 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 28 (48.28%) C#
5 28 (48.28%) .NET
5 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
5 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET
5 28 (48.28%) MCAD
5 28 (48.28%) MCSD
5 28 (48.28%) MVC
5 28 (48.28%) Scrum
5 28 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (48.28%) Kanban
5 28 (48.28%) TDD
5 28 (48.28%) NUnit
5 28 (48.28%) Spring.NET
5 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (48.28%) Dependency Injection
5 28 (48.28%) Inversion of Control
5 28 (48.28%) MSTest
5 28 (48.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 28 (48.28%) Moq
5 28 (48.28%) Castle Windsor
5 28 (48.28%) Ninject
5 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 28 (48.28%) Unity DI Container
6 24 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
6 24 (41.38%) Web Application Development
6 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 22 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 21 (36.21%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) VPN
2 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.41%) DNS
4 12 (20.69%) DHCP
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) PBX
6 3 (5.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.45%) Intranet
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) Network Security
8 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (48.28%) NUnit
1 28 (48.28%) MSTest
1 28 (48.28%) Rhino Mocks
1 28 (48.28%) Moq
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
1 28 (48.28%) .NET Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Support Engineer
3 17 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) IT Support
4 11 (18.97%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) .NET
1 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET
1 28 (48.28%) Spring.NET
1 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
1 28 (48.28%) Castle Windsor
1 28 (48.28%) Ninject
1 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 28 (48.28%) Unity DI Container
2 24 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
2 24 (41.38%) WCF
3 4 (6.90%) WPF
3 4 (6.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (34.48%) Windows 7
5 17 (29.31%) Windows XP
6 13 (22.41%) Linux
7 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (20.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) MVC
1 28 (48.28%) Scrum
1 28 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
1 28 (48.28%) Kanban
1 28 (48.28%) TDD
1 28 (48.28%) Dependency Injection
2 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Web Application Development
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) Service Management
5 4 (6.90%) OOP
5 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (6.90%) OO
5 4 (6.90%) OOD
5 4 (6.90%) MVVM
6 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.72%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (93.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (79.31%) MCTS
3 28 (48.28%) MCAD
3 28 (48.28%) MCSD
4 22 (37.93%) MCSA
5 18 (31.03%) MCSE
6 15 (25.86%) MCITP
7 3 (5.17%) CCNA
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) OpenView
1 2 (3.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
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