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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 215 208 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -79
Permanent jobs citing MCP 47 55 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.73% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 3.20% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 98
Average salary £29,900 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,290 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,987 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
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
1660 1718 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.14% 22.89% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1418 1024
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +19 31 £30,000 -4.76% 2
North Yorkshire +23 8 £27,875 -58.39%
South Yorkshire -18 6 £29,900 - 2
East Yorkshire -3 2 £35,000 +40.00% 2
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 102 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (81.67%) Microsoft
3 87 (72.50%) Windows
4 64 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 62 (51.67%) VMware
6 56 (46.67%) Active Directory
7 52 (43.33%) MCSE
8 48 (40.00%) SharePoint
8 48 (40.00%) Citrix
9 44 (36.67%) MS Excel
10 41 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (33.33%) MCITP
12 38 (31.67%) ITIL
12 38 (31.67%) Cisco
13 37 (30.83%) MS Exchange
13 37 (30.83%) SAN
14 35 (29.17%) CCA
14 35 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
15 33 (27.50%) MCSA
16 30 (25.00%) SQL
17 29 (24.17%) VoIP
17 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
18 28 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (22.50%) MCTS
20 25 (20.83%) T-SQL
21 24 (20.00%) MS Office
21 24 (20.00%) Wireless
21 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
22 23 (19.17%) SQL Server 2008
23 22 (18.33%) XenApp

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 37 (30.83%) MS Exchange
3 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (18.33%) IIS
5 21 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (15.83%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (15.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 19 (15.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.67%) Apache
10 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 24 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.33%) Office 365
2 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (30.83%) SAN
2 29 (24.17%) VoIP
3 24 (20.00%) Wireless
4 14 (11.67%) LAN
5 12 (10.00%) WAN
6 11 (9.17%) VPN
7 10 (8.33%) DNS
7 10 (8.33%) DHCP
8 9 (7.50%) Firewall
9 8 (6.67%) Network Security
10 7 (5.83%) Extranet
10 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
11 4 (3.33%) Internet
12 3 (2.50%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.67%) SSH
13 2 (1.67%) VLAN
13 2 (1.67%) IMAP
13 2 (1.67%) POP3
13 2 (1.67%) SMTP
13 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.67%) MySQL
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.83%) DTS
5 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.83%) Finance
3 6 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 22 (18.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (16.67%) Developer
4 19 (15.83%) SharePoint Developer
5 18 (15.00%) Analyst
6 16 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 15 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Service Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Server Support
11 6 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Server Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.50%) .NET
1 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET
2 19 (15.83%) CSS
2 19 (15.83%) Ajax
2 19 (15.83%) .NET Framework
2 19 (15.83%) HTML
2 19 (15.83%) WCF
3 5 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (1.67%) COM
5 1 (0.83%) WAP
5 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.17%) iPad
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) iPhone
4 3 (2.50%) Replication
5 2 (1.67%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) IVR
6 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 87 (72.50%) Windows
2 17 (14.17%) Windows XP
2 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.50%) Linux
9 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.83%) UNIX
10 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) ITIL
2 22 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.67%) CRM
4 19 (15.83%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (15.83%) OO
5 11 (9.17%) Change Management
6 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.50%) Service Management
8 7 (5.83%) Document Management
9 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.33%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.50%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.50%) Time Management
11 3 (2.50%) Data Management
11 3 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.50%) Coaching
11 3 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.00%) SQL
2 25 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 20 (16.67%) C#
4 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (43.33%) MCSE
3 40 (33.33%) MCITP
4 35 (29.17%) CCA
4 35 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
5 33 (27.50%) MCSA
6 28 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (22.50%) MCTS
8 19 (15.83%) MCAD
8 19 (15.83%) MCSD
9 15 (12.50%) MCDST
10 14 (11.67%) CCNA
10 14 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (2.50%) MCDBA
13 2 (1.67%) CCNP
13 2 (1.67%) PMP
13 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.67%) SSCP
14 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 41 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
4 22 (18.33%) XenApp
5 21 (17.50%) vSphere
6 20 (16.67%) XenServer
6 20 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (81.67%) Microsoft
2 62 (51.67%) VMware
3 48 (40.00%) Citrix
4 38 (31.67%) Cisco
5 21 (17.50%) Dell
6 20 (16.67%) Veeam
6 20 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 14 (11.67%) HP
8 8 (6.67%) IBM
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle
9 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.50%) Mitel
10 2 (1.67%) Remedy
10 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.67%) BMC
11 1 (0.83%) NetApp
11 1 (0.83%) Lotus
11 1 (0.83%) Juniper
11 1 (0.83%) Apple
11 1 (0.83%) Symantec
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