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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 167 189 177
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing MCP 28 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 0.50% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 2.10% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 38
Median salary £24,250 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,100 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
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
882 1145 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.57% 23.90% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 764 930 917
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Wakefield +1 12 £22,875 +8.92%
Leeds +29 8 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Bradford +6 3 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Halifax +1 3 £23,500 -
Castleford -3 2 £21,500 -4.44%
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (67.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 50 (59.52%) Windows
4 48 (57.14%) MCSE
5 45 (53.57%) Active Directory
6 44 (52.38%) ITIL
7 33 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 31 (36.90%) MS Office
8 31 (36.90%) VMware
9 26 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (29.76%) Citrix
11 21 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 21 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 20 (23.81%) Internet
13 18 (21.43%) SLA
14 16 (19.05%) MS Exchange
14 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
14 16 (19.05%) IIS
14 16 (19.05%) MCSA
14 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (17.86%) Office 365
15 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (17.86%) VPN
16 14 (16.67%) Intranet
16 14 (16.67%) Service Management
17 13 (15.48%) Remedy
17 13 (15.48%) Blackberry
17 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V

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 (19.05%) IIS
1 16 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.33%) IBM Notes
3 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 31 (36.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) Internet
2 15 (17.86%) VPN
3 14 (16.67%) Intranet
4 9 (10.71%) SAN
5 8 (9.52%) DNS
5 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (7.14%) DHCP
7 6 (7.14%) Firewall
7 6 (7.14%) NAS
8 3 (3.57%) LAN
8 3 (3.57%) WAN
9 2 (2.38%) Network Security
10 1 (1.19%) VoIP
10 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (71.43%) Analyst
2 28 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 27 (32.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (23.81%) Support Analyst
5 12 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) IT Analyst
7 9 (10.71%) Consultant
7 9 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Windows Technical Consultant
9 7 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) IT Support
9 7 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Monitoring Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Software Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) Technical Support
10 6 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) SOAP
1 7 (8.33%) WCF
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) COM
4 1 (1.19%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.19%) BYOD
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 50 (59.52%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.90%) Windows 8
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (16.67%) Service Management
4 11 (13.10%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.90%) Presales
5 10 (11.90%) Trend Analysis
6 9 (10.71%) Supplier Management
7 8 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.14%) Application Packaging
8 6 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.76%) Change Control
9 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.57%) Business Development
10 3 (3.57%) Scrum
10 3 (3.57%) SOA
10 3 (3.57%) TOGAF
11 2 (2.38%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.90%) SQL
2 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 57 (67.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (57.14%) MCSE
3 16 (19.05%) MCSA
4 11 (13.10%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (13.10%) MCDST
4 11 (13.10%) MCITP
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (9.52%) CCNA
6 8 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (9.52%) Degree
7 5 (5.95%) CCA
8 3 (3.57%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.57%) CCEA
8 3 (3.57%) MCSD
8 3 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.38%) MCTS
9 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.43%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 26 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.57%) XenServer
5 2 (2.38%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 10 (11.90%) DameWare
3 9 (10.71%) Nagios
4 7 (8.33%) OpenView
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.38%) Opsview
5 2 (2.38%) SCOM
5 2 (2.38%) SmoothWall
5 2 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (36.90%) VMware
3 25 (29.76%) Citrix
4 13 (15.48%) Remedy
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco
6 9 (10.71%) HP
6 9 (10.71%) SolarWinds
7 7 (8.33%) AppDynamics
7 7 (8.33%) Dell
7 7 (8.33%) Lotus
8 6 (7.14%) Oracle
8 6 (7.14%) Sitecore
9 4 (4.76%) SonicWALL
10 3 (3.57%) Apple
11 2 (2.38%) CommVault
11 2 (2.38%) Veeam
12 1 (1.19%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.19%) NetApp
12 1 (1.19%) Sage
12 1 (1.19%) WatchGuard
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