The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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)
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 73 79
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.53% 1.37% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 4.74% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 9
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -27.41%  
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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 161 232 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 28.55% 28.89% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 206 165
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

MCP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for MCP in the North East

MCP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +18 3 £27,500 +22.22% 1
MCP
England

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 North East region with a requirement for MCP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) MCSA
7 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Google
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) G Suite
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) G Suite
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) IT Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNA
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) MCSA
5 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
7 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
Tyne and Wear
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