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

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 151 172
Rank change year-on-year +6 +21  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.35% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 1.91% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Median salary £41,000 £24,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.65% -23.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,950
% change year-on-year - +0.16%  

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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 464 629 721
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 18.23% 21.98% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 340 534 559
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

MCP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for MCP in Leeds

MCP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Leeds

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

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) MCSE
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) Clustering
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) C#
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) HP
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (17.65%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (17.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) ISDN
4 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
6 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Server Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Software Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Field Service Technician
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 5 (29.41%) JSON
2 5 (29.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) PKI
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.88%) IVR
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Facilities Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) MCSA
4 2 (11.76%) MOS
5 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCENT
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
1 3 (17.65%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) CommVault
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) Huawei
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
4 3 (17.65%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) 3Com
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Draytek
5 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
5 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) ZyXEL
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