Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 77 86
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 8 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.86% 2.16% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% 7.00% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 10
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -13.46% -5.45%
10th Percentile £19,500 £17,500 £18,525
90th Percentile £28,000 £29,350 £36,250
North East median annual salary £24,000 £22,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% -3.67%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 276 357 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.84% 30.86% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 242 304 251
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £63,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing MCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Tyne and Wear

MCP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for MCP in Tyne and Wear

MCP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 7 £24,000 +6.67% 1
MCP
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Skype
3 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) B2B
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware