Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 76 73
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCP 19 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.93% 0.16% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.73% 0.70% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 24
Warrington median annual salary £26,250 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% - -2.13%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £28,750 £24,000 £37,100
Cheshire median annual salary £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -8.70% -2.13%

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 142 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.31% 22.68% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 203
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,875 £26,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £56,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.19% +2.67% -6.25%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MCP.

1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
5 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (47.37%) MCSE
8 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 8 (42.11%) Cisco
8 8 (42.11%) Firewall
8 8 (42.11%) VMware
8 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (36.84%) G Suite
9 7 (36.84%) Office 365
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (36.84%) Google
9 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (36.84%) CCNP
9 7 (36.84%) CCNA
9 7 (36.84%) WLAN
9 7 (36.84%) DBS Check
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
10 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
10 6 (31.58%) DHCP

MCP
Co-occurring 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 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) G Suite
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) WLAN
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) Skype
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) IT Technician
1 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 8
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL V2
2 6 (31.58%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Break/Fix
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCSE
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (36.84%) DBS Check
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic