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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 178 183 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -79
Permanent jobs citing MCP 27 25 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.50% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 2.29% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 75
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
1066 1092 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.70% 21.71% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 824 917 675
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +14 15 £34,000 +4.61%
Huddersfield -2 7 £20,000 -36.50%
Wakefield - 3 £21,000 -
Bradford - 2 £48,312 -
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 83 (94.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 63 (71.59%) Windows
4 54 (61.36%) SQL Server
5 47 (53.41%) VMware
6 41 (46.59%) MCSE
7 40 (45.45%) Citrix
8 39 (44.32%) Active Directory
8 39 (44.32%) SharePoint
9 35 (39.77%) Cisco
10 34 (38.64%) MS Excel
10 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (36.36%) MCITP
11 32 (36.36%) SAN
12 31 (35.23%) CCA
12 31 (35.23%) Citrix Certification
13 30 (34.09%) MS Exchange
14 26 (29.55%) MCSA
14 26 (29.55%) ITIL
14 26 (29.55%) VoIP
15 24 (27.27%) MCTS
15 24 (27.27%) Hyper-V
16 22 (25.00%) Wireless
17 21 (23.86%) SQL
17 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2013
18 20 (22.73%) XenApp
18 20 (22.73%) vSphere
18 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
18 20 (22.73%) Dell
18 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 39 (44.32%) SharePoint
2 30 (34.09%) MS Exchange
3 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (21.59%) IIS
6 17 (19.32%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (19.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (19.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (10.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.27%) Apache
9 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.45%) Office 365
2 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (36.36%) SAN
2 26 (29.55%) VoIP
3 22 (25.00%) Wireless
4 10 (11.36%) VPN
5 8 (9.09%) DNS
5 8 (9.09%) DHCP
6 7 (7.95%) Extranet
6 7 (7.95%) Network Security
7 6 (6.82%) WAN
7 6 (6.82%) LAN
8 4 (4.55%) Internet
8 4 (4.55%) Firewall
9 3 (3.41%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.27%) VLAN
10 2 (2.27%) IMAP
10 2 (2.27%) NAS
10 2 (2.27%) POP3
10 2 (2.27%) SMTP
10 2 (2.27%) SSH
11 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Legal
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Technical Support
2 18 (20.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (20.45%) Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (15.91%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.95%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.41%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Telecoms Analyst
12 2 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) ASP.NET
1 18 (20.45%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) CSS
2 17 (19.32%) HTML
2 17 (19.32%) .NET Framework
2 17 (19.32%) Ajax
2 17 (19.32%) WCF
3 5 (5.68%) Web Services
4 2 (2.27%) COM
5 1 (1.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.55%) iPhone
2 4 (4.55%) iPad
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 63 (71.59%) Windows
2 16 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.95%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.14%) UNIX
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) ITIL
2 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.45%) CRM
4 17 (19.32%) OOA/OOD
4 17 (19.32%) OO
5 9 (10.23%) Service Management
5 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.95%) Document Management
7 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.68%) Change Management
9 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.41%) Project Management
10 3 (3.41%) Coaching
10 3 (3.41%) Time Management
10 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.27%) TOGAF
11 2 (2.27%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) T-SQL
3 18 (20.45%) C#
4 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (94.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (46.59%) MCSE
3 32 (36.36%) MCITP
4 31 (35.23%) CCA
4 31 (35.23%) Citrix Certification
5 26 (29.55%) MCSA
6 24 (27.27%) MCTS
7 19 (21.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (19.32%) MCAD
8 17 (19.32%) MCSD
9 13 (14.77%) MCDST
10 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (13.64%) CCNA
11 2 (2.27%) MCDBA
11 2 (2.27%) PMP
11 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.27%) SSCP
12 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (44.32%) Active Directory
2 34 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 20 (22.73%) XenApp
4 20 (22.73%) vSphere
5 19 (21.59%) XenServer
5 19 (21.59%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 47 (53.41%) VMware
3 40 (45.45%) Citrix
4 35 (39.77%) Cisco
5 20 (22.73%) Dell
6 19 (21.59%) Veeam
6 19 (21.59%) Riverbed
7 7 (7.95%) HP
8 3 (3.41%) Mitel
9 2 (2.27%) Oracle
9 2 (2.27%) IBM
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.27%) BMC
9 2 (2.27%) Remedy
10 1 (1.14%) McAfee
10 1 (1.14%) Symantec
10 1 (1.14%) NetApp
10 1 (1.14%) Lotus
10 1 (1.14%) Apple
10 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago