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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 57 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 2.17% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 7.01% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Median salary £21,000 £22,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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 63 157 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.34% 30.97% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 140 88
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MCP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (63.64%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (9.09%) Office 365
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (9.09%) Remedy
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) B2B
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) MCSE
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL

MCP
Co-occurring 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 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) IT Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) B2B
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy