The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 42 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.05% 2.46% 3.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 9.52% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 16
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% -47.61%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 66 105 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.75% 25.80% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 96 132
Median salary £30,000 £30,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% -25.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for MCP in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Newcastle upon Tyne

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCP.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) CCNA
2 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (87.10%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (87.10%) VMware
3 25 (80.65%) CCNP
3 25 (80.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (80.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (19.35%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) VLAN
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (12.90%) SLA
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) MCSA
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.45%) Finance
9 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (3.23%) MCDST
9 1 (3.23%) MCITP
9 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.23%) MS Office

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) VLAN
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) IT Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) IT Support
4 8 (25.81%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) PC Support
7 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
2 2 (6.45%) Line Management
3 1 (3.23%) Change Management
3 1 (3.23%) CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) CCNA
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (80.65%) CCNP
2 25 (80.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (9.68%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) MCDST
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 25 (80.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) Fidessa
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) Reuters