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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 175 194 200
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 21 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 1.81% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 22
Median salary £32,500 £21,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,400 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
854 1161 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.07% 24.60% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 717 896 934
Median salary £39,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +36 13 £27,500 +49.45% 1
Bradford -15 4 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Castleford +1 2 £21,500 -4.44%
Wakefield -13 2 £37,500 +78.57%
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 49 (94.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (86.54%) MCSE
3 38 (73.08%) Windows
4 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 32 (61.54%) VMware
6 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
7 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (40.38%) MCSA
9 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
10 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
11 18 (34.62%) Citrix
12 17 (32.69%) ITIL
12 17 (32.69%) MS Office
13 15 (28.85%) SLA
13 15 (28.85%) VPN
13 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
13 15 (28.85%) Office 365
13 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
14 14 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (25.00%) SQL
15 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
17 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
17 11 (21.15%) Firewall
18 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
18 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
19 8 (15.38%) DNS
19 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
19 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
4 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (32.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) VPN
2 11 (21.15%) Firewall
3 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) LAN
4 7 (13.46%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (13.46%) WAN
5 5 (9.62%) DHCP
6 4 (7.69%) Internet
7 3 (5.77%) SAN
8 2 (3.85%) Intranet
8 2 (3.85%) NAS
9 1 (1.92%) Network Security
9 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
1 2 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) IT Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) IT Support
6 5 (9.62%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) WCF
1 2 (3.85%) WinForms
1 2 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
2 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
3 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
5 8 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.77%) Presales
8 3 (5.77%) Server Building
9 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.85%) Change Control
9 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
9 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.85%) Release Management
9 2 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (94.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (86.54%) MCSE
3 21 (40.38%) MCSA
4 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (15.38%) MCITP
5 7 (13.46%) CCEA
6 5 (9.62%) MCDST
7 4 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.85%) MCPD
10 1 (1.92%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.54%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.77%) XenServer
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) DameWare
2 6 (11.54%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) Opsview
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) SmoothWall
3 2 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (61.54%) VMware
3 18 (34.62%) Citrix
4 7 (13.46%) Dell
4 7 (13.46%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Lotus
5 5 (9.62%) SonicWALL
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) Apple
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco
8 2 (3.85%) CommVault
8 2 (3.85%) Remedy
8 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago