Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 103
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 -8
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.86% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 0.88% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Sheffield median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% -10.92% +10.08%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,650 £24,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £32,150 £36,275
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £21,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +62.79% -23.21% +3.61%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 139 228 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.99% 22.60% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 117 186 229
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Sheffield

MCP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for MCP in Sheffield

MCP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MCP.

1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Multimedia
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel Voice Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Mitel Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Voice Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter
3 2 (28.57%) VMware