The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 96 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCP 39 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.89% 0.68% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.57% 2.46% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 19
Median salary £31,250 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
515 610 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.93% 27.59% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 413 461 482
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MCP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MCP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MCP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MCP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MCP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +16 16 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Cheshunt - 13 £25,000 -
St Albans -7 2 £47,500 -
Watford - 2 £32,500 -
Kings Langley - 2 £41,500 -
Letchworth -13 1 - -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing MCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MCP.

1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
3 36 (67.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
4 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
5 25 (47.17%) MS Excel
5 25 (47.17%) MS Exchange
6 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (41.51%) DNS
8 21 (39.62%) DHCP
8 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
9 19 (35.85%) MCSE
9 19 (35.85%) ITIL
9 19 (35.85%) SLA
10 17 (32.08%) Change Management
10 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (32.08%) Windows 7
11 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (30.19%) Cisco
11 16 (30.19%) CCNA
11 16 (30.19%) VMware
12 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (26.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (24.53%) MCTS
13 13 (24.53%) SCCM
14 12 (22.64%) Office 365
15 11 (20.75%) Firewall
15 11 (20.75%) MCSA
15 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
15 11 (20.75%) Computer Science

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 25 (47.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) IIS
3 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (47.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (41.51%) DNS
2 21 (39.62%) DHCP
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
4 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.43%) iSCSI
5 5 (9.43%) SAN
5 5 (9.43%) VoIP
6 4 (7.55%) VPN
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) WAN
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Front Office
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (26.42%) Support Analyst
4 13 (24.53%) IT Support
5 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
6 11 (20.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (18.87%) IT Analyst
7 10 (18.87%) IT Support Analyst
8 9 (16.98%) Server Support
9 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (11.32%) IT Engineer
10 6 (11.32%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
11 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
12 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Support
12 4 (7.55%) Server Analyst
12 4 (7.55%) Server Support Analyst
12 4 (7.55%) Server Support Engineer
12 4 (7.55%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Fat Client
2 10 (18.87%) Thin Client
3 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.43%) Replication
5 4 (7.55%) Driving Licence
5 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.77%) Handset
7 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server
3 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (32.08%) Windows 7
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.09%) Windows XP
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) Change Management
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (18.87%) Performance Optimisation
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.98%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.32%) Service Management
7 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.55%) SIEM
9 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Security Operations
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.21%) VBScript
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (39.62%) Security Cleared
3 19 (35.85%) MCSE
4 16 (30.19%) CCNA
4 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (26.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (24.53%) MCTS
7 11 (20.75%) MCSA
7 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
8 10 (18.87%) BC Cleared
9 9 (16.98%) MCITP
10 7 (13.21%) A+ Certification
11 5 (9.43%) CCAA
11 5 (9.43%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (7.55%) CEH
12 4 (7.55%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (7.55%) CISM
12 4 (7.55%) CISSP
12 4 (7.55%) CRISC
12 4 (7.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (81.13%) Active Directory
2 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.98%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) SCCM
2 9 (16.98%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) Cisco
2 16 (30.19%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) IBM
4 7 (13.21%) Veeam
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
7 4 (7.55%) AlienVault
7 4 (7.55%) LogLogic
7 4 (7.55%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.77%) Becrypt
8 2 (3.77%) BMC
8 2 (3.77%) CA
9 1 (1.89%) 3Com
9 1 (1.89%) Avaya
9 1 (1.89%) Draytek
9 1 (1.89%) Mitel
9 1 (1.89%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.89%) ZyXEL
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Berkhamsted Schools Group
Salary: From £57,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago