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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 195 225 202
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing MCP 43 29 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.43% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 1.74% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 49
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,100 £35,661
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
1306 1666 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.76% 24.81% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1377 1326
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +13 21 £23,500 +4.44%
South Yorkshire +18 8 £17,500 -37.50% 1
East Yorkshire - 8 £23,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +27 6 £26,000 +0.97%
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 94 (90.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (79.81%) Windows
3 77 (74.04%) MCSE
4 76 (73.08%) Microsoft
5 60 (57.69%) ITIL
6 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
7 45 (43.27%) MS Excel
8 41 (39.42%) MCSA
9 40 (38.46%) VMware
10 38 (36.54%) MS Office
11 37 (35.58%) SLA
12 35 (33.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (32.69%) Citrix
14 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
15 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (27.88%) Windows XP
16 23 (22.12%) Hyper-V
16 23 (22.12%) Windows 8
17 21 (20.19%) MCITP
18 20 (19.23%) DameWare
19 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (16.35%) SCCM
20 17 (16.35%) MCDST
20 17 (16.35%) MS Exchange
20 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
20 17 (16.35%) VPN
20 17 (16.35%) SQL
21 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
21 16 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
22 15 (14.42%) Office 365

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 17 (16.35%) MS Exchange
1 17 (16.35%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) IBM Notes
2 7 (6.73%) IIS
3 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.88%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (43.27%) MS Excel
2 38 (36.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.35%) VPN
2 12 (11.54%) LAN
3 9 (8.65%) Internet
4 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.69%) WebEx
5 7 (6.73%) DNS
5 7 (6.73%) Firewall
5 7 (6.73%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (4.81%) DHCP
6 5 (4.81%) Intranet
6 5 (4.81%) SAN
7 4 (3.85%) NAS
7 4 (3.85%) WAN
8 1 (0.96%) Network Security
8 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.62%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Back Office
5 2 (1.92%) Games
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (64.42%) Analyst
2 33 (31.73%) Service Analyst
2 33 (31.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (25.96%) IT Analyst
4 24 (23.08%) Support Analyst
5 14 (13.46%) IT Support
6 13 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
7 12 (11.54%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
8 11 (10.58%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Desktop Support
9 8 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) SOAP
1 2 (1.92%) WCF
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) ADSI
2 1 (0.96%) COM
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Replication
2 5 (4.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 83 (79.81%) Windows
2 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (27.88%) Windows XP
4 23 (22.12%) Windows 8
5 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (11.54%) Android
7 12 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 11 (10.58%) Apple iOS
9 10 (9.62%) Mac OS X
10 8 (7.69%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.69%) ITIL
2 16 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
4 11 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (10.58%) ITIL V3
5 10 (9.62%) Wealth Management
6 9 (8.65%) Project Management
6 9 (8.65%) Supplier Management
7 8 (7.69%) CAD
7 8 (7.69%) Logistics
7 8 (7.69%) OpenUP
8 6 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.77%) Presales
9 5 (4.81%) Service Management
10 4 (3.85%) Application Packaging
10 4 (3.85%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (2.88%) Change Control
11 3 (2.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.35%) SQL
2 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 94 (90.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (74.04%) MCSE
3 41 (39.42%) MCSA
4 21 (20.19%) MCITP
5 17 (16.35%) MCDST
6 12 (11.54%) Degree
6 12 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (11.54%) MCTS
7 7 (6.73%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.85%) A+ Certification
8 4 (3.85%) CCEA
8 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.88%) CCA
9 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.92%) CCNA
10 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.96%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (35.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
2 35 (33.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (22.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.88%) XenServer
6 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (19.23%) DameWare
2 17 (16.35%) SCCM
3 11 (10.58%) AirWatch
4 8 (7.69%) Perfmon
5 4 (3.85%) Nagios
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.92%) OpenView
6 2 (1.92%) Opsview
6 2 (1.92%) SCOM
6 2 (1.92%) SmoothWall
6 2 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 76 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 40 (38.46%) VMware
3 34 (32.69%) Citrix
4 11 (10.58%) LANDesk
5 9 (8.65%) MobileIron
6 7 (6.73%) Dell
6 7 (6.73%) HP
6 7 (6.73%) Lotus
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco
7 5 (4.81%) Remedy
8 4 (3.85%) Oracle
8 4 (3.85%) Sitecore
8 4 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.85%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.88%) Apple
10 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.92%) CommVault
10 2 (1.92%) Veeam
11 1 (0.96%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.96%) WatchGuard
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