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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England / North East
Rank 61 65 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 12 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.90% 1.56% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.82% 5.88% 7.36%
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 £30,000

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 136 170 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.59% 26.56% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 198
Median salary £36,675 £31,759 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.47% -9.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in the North East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 March 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 +14 12 £26,000 -5.45% 1
MCP
England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for MCP.

1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 28 (84.85%) Active Directory
3 27 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (81.82%) CCNA
3 27 (81.82%) VMware
4 25 (75.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (75.76%) Hyper-V
4 25 (75.76%) CCNP
5 7 (21.21%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) SLA
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (15.15%) VLAN
8 4 (12.12%) MCSA
8 4 (12.12%) Finance
9 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
10 2 (6.06%) Line Management
10 2 (6.06%) Degree
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
10 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.06%) Android
10 2 (6.06%) iPhone
10 2 (6.06%) Banking
10 2 (6.06%) MCDST
10 2 (6.06%) MCITP
10 2 (6.06%) Dell
10 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
10 2 (6.06%) Microsoft

MCP
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) VLAN
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) IT Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) IT Support
4 8 (24.24%) Technical Support
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) PC Support
8 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.06%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
2 2 (6.06%) Line Management
3 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.03%) Change Management
3 1 (3.03%) CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 27 (81.82%) CCNA
1 27 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (75.76%) CCNP
2 25 (75.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.12%) MCSA
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 2 (6.06%) MCDST
6 2 (6.06%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (84.85%) Active Directory
2 25 (75.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.06%) Dell
4 2 (6.06%) Fidessa
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Reuters
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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