Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 1.49% 1.13% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 9.52% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Macclesfield median annual salary £25,000 - £21,000
Cheshire median annual salary £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -13.04% -2.13%

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 Macclesfield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 7.46% 11.86% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 18
Macclesfield median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.26% -28.75%
10th Percentile £22,175 £19,950 £20,500
90th Percentile £39,125 £54,500 £42,875
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -6.25%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Macclesfield

MCP
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for MCP in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NETGEAR