Period
to 15 July 2019

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 6 months to 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England > North East
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 116 96
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.71% 0.41% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 1.70% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
North East median annual salary £23,000 £39,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.03% +44.44% +20.00%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,050 £20,100
90th Percentile £35,000 £45,000 £38,550
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -6.25%

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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 323 411 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.55% 23.99% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 203 322 280
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,756
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.61% +3.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,513 £23,200
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 15 July 2019.

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 6 months to 15 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +22 6 £26,500 -32.05% 1
Durham - 3 £20,000 - 1
MCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for MCP.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) MCSA
4 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Xerox
6 3 (33.33%) Samsung
6 3 (33.33%) Break/Fix
6 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (33.33%) Toshiba

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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Google Docs
1 1 (11.11%) Google Drive
1 1 (11.11%) Google Sheets
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Break Fix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Break/Fix
1 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCSA
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Mitel
2 3 (33.33%) Samsung
2 3 (33.33%) Toshiba
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Xerox
3 1 (11.11%) Google