Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 269 261
Rank change year-on-year +32 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing MCP 31 18 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.25% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 52
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -4.35% +10.58%
10th Percentile £23,250 £19,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,484 1,437 1,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.84% 17.35% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 1,133 1,497
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCP in Yorkshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for MCP in Yorkshire

MCP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +44 30 £50,000 +62.60% 6
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
MCP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 23 (74.19%) Azure
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
5 18 (58.06%) MCSE
5 18 (58.06%) AWS
6 16 (51.61%) ITIL
7 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (45.16%) Office 365
9 12 (38.71%) Citrix
10 11 (35.48%) MCSA
11 10 (32.26%) Service Management
11 10 (32.26%) VMware
11 10 (32.26%) ServiceNow
11 10 (32.26%) Coaching
11 10 (32.26%) Public Cloud
11 10 (32.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (32.26%) Windows 10
11 10 (32.26%) assyst
11 10 (32.26%) XenApp
11 10 (32.26%) SCCM
11 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
14 7 (22.58%) Proactive Monitoring
14 7 (22.58%) Tech Ops
14 7 (22.58%) IIS
14 7 (22.58%) SharePoint

MCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 7 (22.58%) IIS
1 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
1 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
2 5 (16.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) assyst
2 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (74.19%) Azure
2 18 (58.06%) AWS
3 14 (45.16%) Office 365
4 10 (32.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (16.13%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (16.13%) SaaS
6 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (9.68%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) 3G
3 2 (6.45%) ADSL
3 2 (6.45%) GPRS
3 2 (6.45%) HSDPA
3 2 (6.45%) IPsec
3 2 (6.45%) MPLS
3 2 (6.45%) Multicast
3 2 (6.45%) OSPF
3 2 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) VRRP
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Office 365 Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 4 (12.90%) Support Technician
4 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
1 5 (16.13%) CSS
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Public Cloud
2 5 (16.13%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows 10
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Coaching
3 10 (32.26%) Service Management
4 7 (22.58%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (22.58%) Tech Ops
5 6 (19.35%) Cloud Operations
5 6 (19.35%) Proactive Maintenance
5 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) Information Security
8 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
1 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (58.06%) MCSE
3 11 (35.48%) MCSA
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) CCNA
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.45%) JNCIA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (32.26%) XenApp
3 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Postfix
4 1 (3.23%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Citrix
3 10 (32.26%) ServiceNow
3 10 (32.26%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) PayPal
5 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Huawei