The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 59 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.42% 1.52% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 7.23% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
MCP
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 83 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 21.73% 21.07% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 65 82
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in York

MCP
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the York region.

MCP Salary Trend in York

MCP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft