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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 175 234 188
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -46
Permanent jobs citing MCP 59 27 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 0.40% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 1.66% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 24 64
Median salary £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,608
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £40,650
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,950 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.16% -7.84%
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
1282 1623 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.09% 23.75% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1327 1376
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

MCP Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire +28 32 £24,250 +7.77% 6
East Yorkshire - 16 £24,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +20 6 £26,000 -7.96%
South Yorkshire +23 5 - -
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 87 (70.16%) Microsoft
2 83 (66.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (62.10%) Windows
4 73 (58.87%) ITIL
5 65 (52.42%) MCSE
6 58 (46.77%) Active Directory
7 50 (40.32%) MS Excel
8 39 (31.45%) MS Office
9 34 (27.42%) Windows Server
10 32 (25.81%) VMware
11 30 (24.19%) SLA
11 30 (24.19%) Citrix
11 30 (24.19%) Internet
12 28 (22.58%) Windows XP
12 28 (22.58%) MCSA
12 28 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (19.35%) MCDST
14 23 (18.55%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (16.94%) Intranet
15 21 (16.94%) IIS
15 21 (16.94%) Service Management
16 20 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (16.13%) Remedy
17 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (14.52%) Blackberry
18 18 (14.52%) SCCM
19 17 (13.71%) Hyper-V
19 17 (13.71%) MCITP
19 17 (13.71%) MS Exchange

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 21 (16.94%) IIS
2 17 (13.71%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.84%) IBM Notes
4 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (40.32%) MS Excel
2 39 (31.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.19%) Internet
2 21 (16.94%) Intranet
3 13 (10.48%) VPN
4 10 (8.06%) LAN
5 9 (7.26%) SAN
6 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.65%) DNS
7 7 (5.65%) WebEx
8 6 (4.84%) NAS
8 6 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (4.03%) DHCP
10 2 (1.61%) Firewall
10 2 (1.61%) Network Security
10 2 (1.61%) VoIP
11 1 (0.81%) HTTP
11 1 (0.81%) WAN
11 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (12.90%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.03%) Back Office
3 5 (4.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Publishing
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (66.94%) Analyst
2 38 (30.65%) Service Analyst
3 37 (29.84%) Service Desk Analyst
4 24 (19.35%) Support Analyst
5 21 (16.94%) IT Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) Automation Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) IT Support
6 12 (9.68%) Monitoring Analyst
7 11 (8.87%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (8.87%) IT Support Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Desktop Support
8 9 (7.26%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.65%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) SOAP
1 12 (9.68%) WCF
2 5 (4.03%) Web Services
3 3 (2.42%) .NET
4 2 (1.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.65%) Replication
3 6 (4.84%) Clustering
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) BYOD
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 77 (62.10%) Windows
2 34 (27.42%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (22.58%) Windows XP
4 20 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (12.10%) Windows 8
7 14 (11.29%) Windows 7
8 11 (8.87%) Android
9 10 (8.06%) Apple iOS
10 9 (7.26%) Mac OS X
11 6 (4.84%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (58.87%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Service Management
3 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 15 (12.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.06%) Presales
6 10 (8.06%) Project Management
6 10 (8.06%) Trend Analysis
7 9 (7.26%) CAD
7 9 (7.26%) Logistics
8 7 (5.65%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.84%) Application Packaging
9 6 (4.84%) Business Continuity
9 6 (4.84%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.84%) OpenUP
10 5 (4.03%) ITIL V3
10 5 (4.03%) Wealth Management
11 3 (2.42%) Change Control
11 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (2.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 83 (66.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (52.42%) MCSE
3 28 (22.58%) MCSA
4 24 (19.35%) MCDST
5 23 (18.55%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (13.71%) MCITP
7 16 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (12.10%) CCNA
9 14 (11.29%) Degree
10 7 (5.65%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (5.65%) MCTS
11 6 (4.84%) CCA
12 3 (2.42%) A+ Certification
12 3 (2.42%) MCSD
13 2 (1.61%) CISSP
13 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.61%) SSCP
14 1 (0.81%) CCIA
14 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.19%) SLA
2 5 (4.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (14.52%) SCCM
2 17 (13.71%) DameWare
3 13 (10.48%) Nagios
4 12 (9.68%) OpenView
5 7 (5.65%) Perfmon
6 5 (4.03%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.81%) Opsview
7 1 (0.81%) SCOM
7 1 (0.81%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 87 (70.16%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.81%) VMware
3 30 (24.19%) Citrix
4 20 (16.13%) Remedy
5 13 (10.48%) Cisco
5 13 (10.48%) SolarWinds
6 12 (9.68%) AppDynamics
7 10 (8.06%) LANDesk
7 10 (8.06%) MobileIron
8 8 (6.45%) HP
9 6 (4.84%) Dell
9 6 (4.84%) Lotus
9 6 (4.84%) Oracle
9 6 (4.84%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.81%) Apple
10 1 (0.81%) CommVault
10 1 (0.81%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.81%) NetApp
10 1 (0.81%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.81%) Veeam
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