Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.25% 1.26% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.07% 6.76% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Stockport median annual salary £29,000 £37,500 £15,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.67% +138.10% -58.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £33,750 £15,325
90th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £15,975
Manchester median annual salary £24,000 £24,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year -2.04% -14.04% -4.20%

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 Stockport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stockport
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 139 74 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 32.25% 18.59% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 115 72 109
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.19% - +6.67%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Stockport

MCP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for MCP in Stockport

MCP
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Stockport over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Stockport

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

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (42.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 6 (42.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
1 6 (42.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (42.86%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Android Development
1 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam