Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 63 80
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 6 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.00% 2.69% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.41% 10.12% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Warrington median annual salary £32,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £20,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £24,000
Cheshire median annual salary £24,625 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% +12.50% -9.09%

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 111 168 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 18.56% 26.54% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 86 121 105
Warrington median annual salary £44,000 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.64% +5.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,625 £19,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -

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 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for MCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Ivanti
2 2 (33.33%) VMware