The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 230 188 137
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -51
Permanent jobs citing MCP 23 67 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.94% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 4.06% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 59 83
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,029 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
MCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1612 1651 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.55% 23.23% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1337 1066
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -16 21 £22,500 -25.00% 7
South Yorkshire -15 2 £28,950 -3.17%
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 77 (85.56%) Microsoft
2 71 (78.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (77.78%) Windows
4 54 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 40 (44.44%) VMware
6 39 (43.33%) SQL Server
7 38 (42.22%) ITIL
8 33 (36.67%) MCSE
9 31 (34.44%) SharePoint
10 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
10 29 (32.22%) Citrix
11 28 (31.11%) MS Excel
12 26 (28.89%) Cisco
13 24 (26.67%) MS Office
14 22 (24.44%) SAN
14 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (23.33%) MCITP
16 20 (22.22%) CCA
16 20 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (22.22%) Windows XP
17 19 (21.11%) MCSA
18 18 (20.00%) LAN
18 18 (20.00%) VoIP
18 18 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (18.89%) Windows 7
19 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
20 16 (17.78%) vSphere
20 16 (17.78%) MCTS
20 16 (17.78%) VPN
20 16 (17.78%) Backup Exec

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 31 (34.44%) SharePoint
2 29 (32.22%) MS Exchange
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (11.11%) IIS
5 9 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 24 (26.67%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) SAN
2 18 (20.00%) LAN
2 18 (20.00%) VoIP
3 16 (17.78%) VPN
4 15 (16.67%) WAN
5 12 (13.33%) Wireless
6 11 (12.22%) DNS
6 11 (12.22%) DHCP
7 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.78%) Network Security
8 6 (6.67%) Internet
8 6 (6.67%) Extranet
9 5 (5.56%) NAS
10 3 (3.33%) Firewall
11 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Analyst
2 14 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (14.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (14.44%) Technical Support
3 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.67%) Server Support
7 6 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) CSS
2 9 (10.00%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) .NET
2 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (10.00%) Ajax
2 9 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (10.00%) WCF
3 8 (8.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Blackberry
1 11 (12.22%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.56%) iPad
2 5 (5.56%) Statistics
3 4 (4.44%) iPhone
4 3 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 17 (18.89%) Windows 7
4 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.22%) Windows 8
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.11%) Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) ITIL
2 13 (14.44%) Change Management
3 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.22%) Service Management
4 9 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (10.00%) OO
4 9 (10.00%) CRM
5 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.78%) Document Management
7 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.22%) Project Management
8 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.22%) SDLC
8 2 (2.22%) Time Management
8 2 (2.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.00%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (78.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (36.67%) MCSE
3 21 (23.33%) MCITP
4 20 (22.22%) CCA
4 20 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (21.11%) MCSA
6 18 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (17.78%) MCTS
8 15 (16.67%) MCDST
9 13 (14.44%) CCNA
9 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (10.00%) MCAD
10 9 (10.00%) MCSD
11 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.44%) A+ Certification
13 3 (3.33%) MCDBA
14 2 (2.22%) CCNP
14 2 (2.22%) PMP
14 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
15 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.89%) Hyper-V
4 16 (17.78%) vSphere
5 12 (13.33%) XenApp
6 11 (12.22%) XenServer
6 11 (12.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 77 (85.56%) Microsoft
2 40 (44.44%) VMware
3 29 (32.22%) Citrix
4 26 (28.89%) Cisco
5 13 (14.44%) HP
6 11 (12.22%) Dell
6 11 (12.22%) Veeam
6 11 (12.22%) Riverbed
7 6 (6.67%) IBM
8 5 (5.56%) Apple
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (2.22%) BMC
10 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.22%) Remedy
11 1 (1.11%) Trustwave
11 1 (1.11%) Siemens
11 1 (1.11%) Lotus
11 1 (1.11%) Juniper
11 1 (1.11%) Mitel
11 1 (1.11%) Northgate
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