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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 155 195 192
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 44 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.33% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.99% 1.41% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 32
Median salary £24,250 £25,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.90% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £50,825 £32,950
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -13.04%
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
881 1062 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.05% 23.69% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 706 839 935
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +11 19 £24,250 +15.47% 2
Leeds +23 18 £23,500 -30.88% 2
Halifax - 4 £42,000 -
Bradford +5 2 £51,500 +6.59% 1
MCP
Yorkshire

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 62 (63.27%) ITIL
2 60 (61.22%) Microsoft
3 53 (54.08%) Windows
4 51 (52.04%) Active Directory
5 49 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (37.76%) MS Office
6 37 (37.76%) MS Excel
7 35 (35.71%) Internet
8 32 (32.65%) MCSE
9 27 (27.55%) Citrix
9 27 (27.55%) Service Management
10 26 (26.53%) VMware
11 24 (24.49%) IIS
12 23 (23.47%) Windows XP
12 23 (23.47%) Intranet
13 22 (22.45%) Remedy
14 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (19.39%) Blackberry
15 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (19.39%) CCNA
16 18 (18.37%) SLA
16 18 (18.37%) Finance
16 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (18.37%) Windows Server
17 17 (17.35%) Incident Management
17 17 (17.35%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
19 15 (15.31%) Cisco
19 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (15.31%) PowerShell

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 24 (24.49%) IIS
2 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) Umbraco
5 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (37.76%) MS Excel
1 37 (37.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.04%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.71%) Internet
2 23 (23.47%) Intranet
3 13 (13.27%) VPN
4 9 (9.18%) SAN
5 6 (6.12%) DNS
5 6 (6.12%) NAS
5 6 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.10%) DHCP
7 4 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.04%) Network Security
8 2 (2.04%) VoIP
9 1 (1.02%) Firewall
9 1 (1.02%) HTTP
9 1 (1.02%) LAN
9 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Back Office
3 4 (4.08%) Legal
4 3 (3.06%) Publishing
5 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (74.49%) Analyst
2 38 (38.78%) Service Analyst
3 37 (37.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (18.37%) Support Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Monitoring Analyst
6 13 (13.27%) IT Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) IT Support
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Consultant
8 7 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Implementation Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Server Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Implementation Consultant
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (6.12%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) SOAP
1 14 (14.29%) WCF
2 6 (6.12%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) .NET
4 2 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.12%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) BYOD
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) iPad
6 1 (1.02%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Windows XP
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.22%) Windows 8
7 10 (10.20%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.08%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.02%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) ITIL
2 27 (27.55%) Service Management
3 17 (17.35%) Incident Management
4 11 (11.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (10.20%) Presales
5 10 (10.20%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (6.12%) Application Packaging
6 6 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 6 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.10%) IT Governance
8 4 (4.08%) Change Management
8 4 (4.08%) Information Security
8 4 (4.08%) IT Audit
8 4 (4.08%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.08%) ITSM
8 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.08%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.08%) SQL
3 3 (3.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 49 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (32.65%) MCSE
3 19 (19.39%) CCNA
3 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (17.35%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (12.24%) MCDST
6 11 (11.22%) MCITP
6 11 (11.22%) MCSA
7 9 (9.18%) CCA
7 9 (9.18%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (7.14%) Degree
9 4 (4.08%) CISSP
9 4 (4.08%) SSCP
10 3 (3.06%) MCSD
11 2 (2.04%) MCTS
11 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
12 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) SLA
2 8 (8.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (52.04%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.04%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.02%) XenApp
5 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (14.29%) Nagios
1 14 (14.29%) OpenView
2 10 (10.20%) DameWare
2 10 (10.20%) SCCM
3 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (61.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.55%) Citrix
3 26 (26.53%) VMware
4 22 (22.45%) Remedy
5 15 (15.31%) Cisco
6 14 (14.29%) AppDynamics
6 14 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 8 (8.16%) HP
8 6 (6.12%) Oracle
8 6 (6.12%) Sitecore
9 4 (4.08%) Dell
9 4 (4.08%) Lotus
10 3 (3.06%) Sage
11 2 (2.04%) Northgate
12 1 (1.02%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.02%) NetApp
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