Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 39 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 +24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.18% 2.53% 5.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.71% 10.14% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 12
Wakefield median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +78.57% +10.53%
10th Percentile £17,700 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £23,525
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +1.56% +42.22% -30.77%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 69 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 28.45% 24.91% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 68 43
Wakefield median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £57,875 £44,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Wakefield

MCP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for MCP in Wakefield

MCP
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Wakefield over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for MCP.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MCSA
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) Law
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Avaya
4 7 (70.00%) SAN
4 7 (70.00%) MCDST
5 5 (50.00%) Legal
5 5 (50.00%) CMS
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (20.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 7 (70.00%) Law
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCSA
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (70.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy