The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 28 32
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 3.65% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category - 12.50% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Average salary - £23,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +2.04%
MCP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
212 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 62.35% 29.17% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 183 55 79
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCP
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Hemel Hempstead region.

MCP Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing MCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) VCP4
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCEE
4 1 (25.00%) CCAA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIA
4 1 (25.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM