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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 181 232 210
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -22
Permanent jobs citing MCP 61 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.39% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 1.63% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 52
Median salary £24,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.51% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,600 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £46,325 £41,550
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
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
1322 1659 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.79% 24.23% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1329 1368
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 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
West Yorkshire +34 40 £23,875 -6.37% 4
East Yorkshire +15 16 £24,500 -30.00% 1
South Yorkshire +16 3 £21,500 -28.09%
North Yorkshire +1 2 £26,000 -7.96% 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 76 (66.09%) Microsoft
2 67 (58.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (58.26%) Windows
3 66 (57.39%) ITIL
4 58 (50.43%) Active Directory
5 51 (44.35%) MCSE
6 42 (36.52%) MS Excel
7 37 (32.17%) MS Office
8 34 (29.57%) Internet
9 28 (24.35%) Citrix
10 26 (22.61%) Windows XP
10 26 (22.61%) VMware
11 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
12 24 (20.87%) IIS
13 23 (20.00%) SLA
13 23 (20.00%) Service Management
13 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (19.13%) MCDST
14 22 (19.13%) Intranet
15 21 (18.26%) Remedy
15 21 (18.26%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (17.39%) MCSA
17 19 (16.52%) CCNA
17 19 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (16.52%) Blackberry
18 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (14.78%) MS Exchange
19 17 (14.78%) SCCM
19 17 (14.78%) Incident Management

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 24 (20.87%) IIS
2 17 (14.78%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.22%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.35%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (36.52%) MS Excel
2 37 (32.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (29.57%) Internet
2 22 (19.13%) Intranet
3 12 (10.43%) VPN
4 9 (7.83%) LAN
4 9 (7.83%) SAN
5 7 (6.09%) DNS
6 6 (5.22%) NAS
6 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.35%) DHCP
7 5 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.48%) WebEx
9 2 (1.74%) Network Security
9 2 (1.74%) VoIP
10 1 (0.87%) Firewall
10 1 (0.87%) HTTP
10 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.09%) Back Office
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Publishing
6 2 (1.74%) Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (68.70%) Analyst
2 37 (32.17%) Service Analyst
3 36 (31.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 24 (20.87%) Support Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) IT Analyst
6 14 (12.17%) Automation Analyst
6 14 (12.17%) Monitoring Analyst
7 10 (8.70%) Desktop Support
8 9 (7.83%) IT Support
9 8 (6.96%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (6.96%) IT Support Analyst
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Support
10 7 (6.09%) Consultant
10 7 (6.09%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (6.09%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (5.22%) Server Consultant
11 6 (5.22%) Software Implementation Consultant
11 6 (5.22%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.17%) SOAP
1 14 (12.17%) WCF
2 5 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (2.61%) .NET
4 2 (1.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.22%) Clustering
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
5 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) BYOD
6 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (58.26%) Windows
2 26 (22.61%) Windows XP
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (10.43%) Windows 8
8 11 (9.57%) Android
8 11 (9.57%) Windows 7
9 10 (8.70%) Apple iOS
10 9 (7.83%) Mac OS X
11 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (57.39%) ITIL
2 23 (20.00%) Service Management
3 17 (14.78%) Incident Management
4 13 (11.30%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.70%) Presales
6 10 (8.70%) Project Management
6 10 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
7 9 (7.83%) CAD
7 9 (7.83%) Logistics
8 6 (5.22%) Application Packaging
8 6 (5.22%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.22%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.35%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.48%) Change Management
10 4 (3.48%) Information Security
10 4 (3.48%) IT Audit
10 4 (3.48%) IT Governance
10 4 (3.48%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.96%) SQL
3 3 (2.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (58.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (44.35%) MCSE
3 22 (19.13%) MCDST
4 21 (18.26%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (17.39%) MCSA
6 19 (16.52%) CCNA
6 19 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (11.30%) MCITP
8 11 (9.57%) Degree
9 8 (6.96%) CCA
9 8 (6.96%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (3.48%) CISSP
10 4 (3.48%) MCTS
10 4 (3.48%) SSCP
11 3 (2.61%) MCSD
12 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.00%) SLA
2 7 (6.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 58 (50.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.74%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) SCCM
2 14 (12.17%) DameWare
2 14 (12.17%) Nagios
2 14 (12.17%) OpenView
3 4 (3.48%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.74%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (66.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.35%) Citrix
3 26 (22.61%) VMware
4 21 (18.26%) Remedy
5 14 (12.17%) AppDynamics
5 14 (12.17%) Cisco
5 14 (12.17%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.70%) LANDesk
6 10 (8.70%) MobileIron
7 8 (6.96%) HP
8 6 (5.22%) Oracle
8 6 (5.22%) Sitecore
9 5 (4.35%) Dell
9 5 (4.35%) Lotus
10 1 (0.87%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.87%) NetApp
10 1 (0.87%) Sage
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