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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 47 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCP 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.06% 0.29% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.64% 0.47% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £33,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
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
151 211 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 44.41% 61.34% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 140 194 57
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (87.50%) MCTS
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 15 (62.50%) Project Management
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (45.83%) ITIL
6 11 (45.83%) Change Management
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco
8 8 (33.33%) SLA
8 8 (33.33%) Statistics
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (33.33%) Line Management
8 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (25.00%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) User Experience
9 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Supervisor
4 3 (12.50%) IT Technician
4 3 (12.50%) Senior IT Technician
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Technician
4 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Statistics
2 6 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) Change Management
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Line Management
3 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (87.50%) MCTS
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (12.50%) CCEE
4 3 (12.50%) CCAA
4 3 (12.50%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) SonicWALL