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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 205 220 223
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing MCP 28 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.50% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.13% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 57
Median salary £32,500 £21,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,820 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
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
1194 1456 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.50% 23.46% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1116 1400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +11 17 £32,500 +46.06%
East Yorkshire - 9 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £26,500 - 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 68 (98.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (81.16%) Windows
3 54 (78.26%) MCSE
4 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
5 37 (53.62%) MCSA
6 35 (50.72%) Windows Server
7 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
8 28 (40.58%) ITIL
9 26 (37.68%) VMware
10 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (34.78%) Citrix
12 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (28.99%) Hyper-V
13 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (27.54%) SQL
13 19 (27.54%) LAN
13 19 (27.54%) WAN
13 19 (27.54%) Degree
14 18 (26.09%) VPN
14 18 (26.09%) SLA
15 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
16 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
17 13 (18.84%) MS Office
18 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
18 12 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (17.39%) Firewall
18 12 (17.39%) Driving Licence
19 10 (14.49%) Windows 8
19 10 (14.49%) VMware ESXi

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 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) LAN
1 19 (27.54%) WAN
2 18 (26.09%) VPN
3 12 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 2 (2.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.90%) SAN
5 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.90%) WebEx
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.14%) Banking
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Service Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) IT Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Installations Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Server Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) IT Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) IT Support
8 5 (7.25%) IT Technician
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
1 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
1 4 (5.80%) HTML
1 4 (5.80%) WCF
1 4 (5.80%) WinForms
1 4 (5.80%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 56 (81.16%) Windows
2 35 (50.72%) Windows Server
3 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.49%) Windows 8
6 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.90%) Android
9 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.90%) Linux
9 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (14.49%) Information Security
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL V3
5 7 (10.14%) Wealth Management
6 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.25%) OpenUP
8 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
8 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.80%) MVC
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Release Management
8 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) SDLC
9 3 (4.35%) Server Building
9 3 (4.35%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) C#
2 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (98.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (78.26%) MCSE
3 37 (53.62%) MCSA
4 19 (27.54%) Degree
5 12 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (14.49%) MCITP
7 9 (13.04%) CCEA
8 8 (11.59%) MCTS
9 6 (8.70%) MCDST
10 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (5.80%) MCPD
11 3 (4.35%) CCA
11 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
12 2 (2.90%) CCNA
12 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Hyper-V
1 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (14.49%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) AirWatch
2 6 (8.70%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) DameWare
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.90%) Nagios
4 2 (2.90%) Opsview
4 2 (2.90%) Perfmon
4 2 (2.90%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) SmoothWall
4 2 (2.90%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (76.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (37.68%) VMware
3 24 (34.78%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) SonicWALL
5 3 (4.35%) Apple
6 2 (2.90%) Avaya
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) CommVault
6 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.90%) Veeam
7 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Genesys
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.45%) Lotus
7 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
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