The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 47 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 0.29% 4.00% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 13.56% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £33,000 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 59 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 61.38% 29.50% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 196 58 84
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
Hertfordshire

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 28 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (80.00%) MCTS
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (70.00%) CCEE
4 7 (70.00%) CCAA
4 7 (70.00%) CCIA
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) Replication
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) HP

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
1 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (80.00%) MCTS
4 7 (70.00%) CCEE
4 7 (70.00%) CCAA
4 7 (70.00%) CCIA
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) VCP4
6 1 (10.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Lotus
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Sophos