The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 156 153 177
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 53 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.27% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.27% 5.59% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 26
Average salary £25,000 £30,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
MCP
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1005 1073 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.89% 22.72% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 779 928 693
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MCP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 21 £24,500 -19.67% 2
Wakefield +22 15 £19,500 -7.14%
Halifax - 13 £42,000 - 1
Bradford -2 3 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Huddersfield +2 1 £19,000 -36.66%
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (76.06%) ITIL
2 46 (64.79%) Microsoft
3 44 (61.97%) Active Directory
4 41 (57.75%) Windows
5 34 (47.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (46.48%) Internet
7 31 (43.66%) MS Office
8 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
9 27 (38.03%) Service Management
10 19 (26.76%) Cisco
10 19 (26.76%) VMware
11 18 (25.35%) IIS
12 17 (23.94%) Windows XP
12 17 (23.94%) Finance
13 16 (22.54%) SLA
13 16 (22.54%) Citrix
13 16 (22.54%) Intranet
13 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
14 15 (21.13%) Remedy
14 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (19.72%) CCNA
16 13 (18.31%) MCSE
16 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (18.31%) Incident Management
16 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
17 12 (16.90%) MCDST
18 11 (15.49%) ITSM
19 10 (14.08%) Web Services
19 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (25.35%) IIS
2 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (43.66%) MS Office
2 29 (40.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.63%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 33 (46.48%) Internet
2 16 (22.54%) Intranet
3 9 (12.68%) VPN
4 5 (7.04%) DNS
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) SAN
7 2 (2.82%) HTTP
7 2 (2.82%) NAS
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.41%) LAN
8 1 (1.41%) Network Security
8 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Back Office
2 5 (7.04%) Legal
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (64.79%) Analyst
2 33 (46.48%) Service Analyst
3 32 (45.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Technical Support
5 9 (12.68%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Monitoring Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Support Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Desktop Support
6 8 (11.27%) IT Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.45%) IT Support
8 6 (8.45%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (8.45%) Web Applications Support
9 5 (7.04%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) IT Risk Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Risk Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) Web Services
2 9 (12.68%) SOAP
2 9 (12.68%) WCF
3 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) iPhone
6 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (57.75%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Windows XP
3 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
4 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) ITIL
2 27 (38.03%) Service Management
3 13 (18.31%) Incident Management
4 11 (15.49%) ITSM
5 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
6 5 (7.04%) IT Governance
6 5 (7.04%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Change Management
7 4 (5.63%) Coaching
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.63%) CRM
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.63%) Information Security
7 4 (5.63%) Line Management
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.82%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.82%) Presales
8 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (47.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.72%) CCNA
2 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (18.31%) MCSE
4 12 (16.90%) MCDST
5 9 (12.68%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (9.86%) Degree
6 7 (9.86%) MCITP
7 6 (8.45%) CCA
8 5 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (7.04%) MCSA
9 4 (5.63%) CISSP
9 4 (5.63%) SSCP
10 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) SLA
2 5 (7.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (61.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Nagios
1 9 (12.68%) OpenView
2 7 (9.86%) SCCM
3 6 (8.45%) DameWare
4 1 (1.41%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 46 (64.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.76%) Cisco
2 19 (26.76%) VMware
3 16 (22.54%) Citrix
4 15 (21.13%) Remedy
5 9 (12.68%) AppDynamics
5 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.45%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) Northgate
7 4 (5.63%) Sage
8 2 (2.82%) Dell
8 2 (2.82%) NetApp
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Consult RPM
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago