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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 200 152 136
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 53 67 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.72% 1.27% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 5.43% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 88
Average salary £27,025 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.78% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £21,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,700 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +4.16%
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
1694 1233 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.96% 23.31% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 986 1054
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -56 24 £30,000 -13.04% 2
South Yorkshire -4 17 £27,025 -8.62% 2
East Yorkshire -2 7 - - 1
North Yorkshire -20 5 £27,500 +22.22% 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 99 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 98 (80.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (80.17%) Windows
4 79 (65.29%) MCSE
5 65 (53.72%) VMware
5 65 (53.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (50.41%) Active Directory
7 51 (42.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (40.50%) MS Excel
9 47 (38.84%) SQL Server
10 46 (38.02%) CCNA
10 46 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
11 41 (33.88%) Citrix
12 40 (33.06%) MS Exchange
12 40 (33.06%) SAN
13 35 (28.93%) MCSA
14 34 (28.10%) SharePoint
14 34 (28.10%) Cisco
15 28 (23.14%) ITIL
16 27 (22.31%) Change Management
16 27 (22.31%) MCITP
17 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (20.66%) Mentoring
19 24 (19.83%) CCNP
20 23 (19.01%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (18.18%) TCP/IP
22 21 (17.36%) HP
22 21 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2013
23 19 (15.70%) SCCM
23 19 (15.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 40 (33.06%) MS Exchange
2 34 (28.10%) SharePoint
3 21 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (8.26%) Lync
7 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.31%) IIS
9 3 (2.48%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.48%) Apache
9 3 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 49 (40.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.74%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.06%) SAN
2 22 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 18 (14.88%) LAN
3 18 (14.88%) Firewall
4 17 (14.05%) WAN
4 17 (14.05%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (13.22%) VPN
5 16 (13.22%) VoIP
6 14 (11.57%) Cisco PIX
7 13 (10.74%) DNS
7 13 (10.74%) DHCP
8 11 (9.09%) Internet
9 3 (2.48%) FTP
9 3 (2.48%) HTTP
10 2 (1.65%) SSH
10 2 (1.65%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.65%) Wireless
10 2 (1.65%) SMTP
11 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (38.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (2.48%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.13%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Retail
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.83%) French Language
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Support Engineer
2 28 (23.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (19.83%) Windows Support Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) Server Support
4 17 (14.05%) Windows Server Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) Server Engineer
4 17 (14.05%) Server Support Engineer
5 15 (12.40%) Administrator
6 14 (11.57%) Network Administrator
7 13 (10.74%) Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.79%) IT Support
9 6 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (4.96%) Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Operations Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) Web Services
2 8 (6.61%) .NET
3 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.48%) LAMP
4 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.65%) Ajax
5 2 (1.65%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) iPad
3 3 (2.48%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.65%) iPhone
4 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Replication
4 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 97 (80.17%) Windows
2 65 (53.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (42.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (19.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.61%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.61%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.31%) Linux
7 3 (2.48%) UNIX
8 2 (1.65%) CentOS
8 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.65%) Debian
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 27 (22.31%) Change Management
3 25 (20.66%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2
4 5 (4.13%) Service Management
4 5 (4.13%) Coaching
5 4 (3.31%) Change Control
6 3 (2.48%) OO
6 3 (2.48%) Project Management
6 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.48%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.48%) Time Management
6 3 (2.48%) Line Management
6 3 (2.48%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (1.65%) Software Distribution
7 2 (1.65%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.65%) High Availability
7 2 (1.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.09%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.96%) C#
4 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.65%) PHP
5 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (80.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (65.29%) MCSE
3 46 (38.02%) CCNA
3 46 (38.02%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (28.93%) MCSA
5 27 (22.31%) MCITP
6 24 (19.83%) CCNP
7 19 (15.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
9 10 (8.26%) VCAP
9 10 (8.26%) CCIE
10 6 (4.96%) CCA
10 6 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (4.13%) MCDST
12 3 (2.48%) MCPD
12 3 (2.48%) MCTS
13 2 (1.65%) Degree
13 2 (1.65%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (1.65%) CCSA
13 2 (1.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (50.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.57%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.13%) XenApp
6 3 (2.48%) vSphere
7 2 (1.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCCM
2 14 (11.57%) SCOM
3 5 (4.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 99 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 65 (53.72%) VMware
3 41 (33.88%) Citrix
4 34 (28.10%) Cisco
5 21 (17.36%) HP
6 17 (14.05%) IBM
7 16 (13.22%) Veritas
8 14 (11.57%) Symantec
9 10 (8.26%) Riverbed
10 9 (7.44%) Dell
11 4 (3.31%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.48%) Lotus
12 3 (2.48%) McAfee
12 3 (2.48%) NetApp
12 3 (2.48%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.65%) F5
13 2 (1.65%) Zoho
13 2 (1.65%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.65%) Brocade
13 2 (1.65%) BMC
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Huddersfield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago