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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 174 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCP 20 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 2.21% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 24
Median salary £23,500 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
902 1130 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.81% 24.49% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 772 923 917
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +22 9 £23,000 +3.37% 1
Wakefield -12 4 £29,500 +40.47%
Bradford -3 3 £33,000 -26.66%
Castleford -2 2 £21,500 -4.44%
Halifax -14 2 £23,500 -
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (81.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (75.00%) MCSE
3 43 (71.67%) Windows
4 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
5 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
6 31 (51.67%) VMware
7 30 (50.00%) ITIL
8 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
9 26 (43.33%) MS Office
9 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (36.67%) Citrix
11 21 (35.00%) Windows XP
12 19 (31.67%) MCSA
13 17 (28.33%) SLA
14 16 (26.67%) VPN
14 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
15 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 15 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (25.00%) Office 365
16 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
17 13 (21.67%) MCITP
18 12 (20.00%) DameWare
18 12 (20.00%) Windows 8
18 12 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
19 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
20 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
20 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 10 (16.67%) Internet
21 9 (15.00%) SCCM

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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 16 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (43.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) VPN
2 10 (16.67%) Internet
3 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.67%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (10.00%) Firewall
5 6 (10.00%) Intranet
6 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 5 (8.33%) SAN
7 4 (6.67%) NAS
8 3 (5.00%) LAN
8 3 (5.00%) WAN
9 1 (1.67%) Network Security
9 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Analyst
2 22 (36.67%) Service Analyst
2 22 (36.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Support Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) IT Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (10.00%) IT Support
7 6 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Server Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Software Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) SOAP
1 2 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ADSI
2 1 (1.67%) COM
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 21 (35.00%) Windows XP
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Android
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
4 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.00%) Presales
6 6 (10.00%) Service Management
7 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.67%) Application Packaging
8 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (5.00%) Change Control
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (3.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.33%) Patch Management
10 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 49 (81.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (75.00%) MCSE
3 19 (31.67%) MCSA
4 13 (21.67%) MCITP
5 6 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (8.33%) MCDST
7 4 (6.67%) A+ Certification
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) Degree
8 3 (5.00%) CCA
8 3 (5.00%) CCEA
8 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.33%) CCNA
9 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) MCSD
10 1 (1.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.33%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) DameWare
2 9 (15.00%) SCCM
3 4 (6.67%) Nagios
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.33%) OpenView
4 2 (3.33%) Opsview
4 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 2 (3.33%) SmoothWall
4 2 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (51.67%) VMware
3 22 (36.67%) Citrix
4 7 (11.67%) Dell
4 7 (11.67%) HP
4 7 (11.67%) Lotus
5 6 (10.00%) Remedy
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle
7 4 (6.67%) Sitecore
7 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.67%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.00%) Apple
9 2 (3.33%) AppDynamics
9 2 (3.33%) CommVault
9 2 (3.33%) Veeam
10 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago