The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank 40 - 61
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 2.13% - 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.93% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £21,000 - £18,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  

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 Harrogate.

Academic & Professional Certification
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 99 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 23.83% 31.03% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 50 97 85
Median salary £35,750 £37,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.37% +12.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

MCP
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for MCP in Harrogate

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenServer
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Isilon

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate 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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Support
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Isilon
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Openreach