The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 44 46 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.74% 2.11% 5.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 5.98% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 28
Median salary £37,500 £22,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.45% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £22,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 117 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 25.19% 35.24% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40 84 119
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,215 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing MCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Warrington

MCP
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for MCP in Warrington

MCP
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Warrington over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MCP in Warrington

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Google