The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 63 73
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.21% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 1.20% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £41,500 £30,000 £48,312
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.33% -37.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

MCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 93 83 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 19.75% 18.65% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 134
Median salary £44,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.93% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing MCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Bradford

MCP
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP in Bradford.

Salary trend for MCP in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) 3Com
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) ZyXEL
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) CCENT
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Database Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCENT
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) 3Com
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) ZyXEL