Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 61 42
Rank change year-on-year +26 -19 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 0.57% 0.63% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 4.00% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Halifax median annual salary £32,500 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.30% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £31,500 £32,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -1.56% +42.22% -30.77%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Halifax
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 50 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 16.48% 15.77% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 66
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,983
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.21% +15.89%
10th Percentile £23,650 £28,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Halifax

MCP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for MCP in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Halifax region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware