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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 101 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCP 26 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.28% 0.49% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 1.88% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 17
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%

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
524 532 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.74% 26.12% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 421 425 508
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,300 £65,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 10 £35,000 +37.25% 2
Cheshunt - 8 £25,000 -
Watford - 2 £32,500 -
Letchworth -6 1 - -
Stevenage -14 1 - -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
3 29 (65.91%) Windows
4 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
6 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 16 (36.36%) ITIL
9 15 (34.09%) SLA
9 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
10 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (31.82%) CCNA
11 13 (29.55%) DNS
12 12 (27.27%) Change Management
12 12 (27.27%) Cisco
12 12 (27.27%) DHCP
13 11 (25.00%) MCTS
14 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
14 10 (22.73%) VMware
14 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (20.45%) MCSE
15 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
16 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
16 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
16 8 (18.18%) BC Cleared
16 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
16 8 (18.18%) Fat Client

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 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.82%) SAN
6 3 (6.82%) VoIP
7 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.55%) Front Office
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Support Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) IT Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) IT Support
3 9 (20.45%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Server Support
6 5 (11.36%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Server Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Support
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 8 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.55%) Handset
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Change Management
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
3 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Security Operations
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) SIEM
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (2.27%) Coaching
8 1 (2.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (31.82%) CCNA
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (25.00%) MCTS
5 9 (20.45%) MCSE
6 8 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (15.91%) A+ Certification
8 5 (11.36%) CEH
8 5 (11.36%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (11.36%) CISM
8 5 (11.36%) CISSP
8 5 (11.36%) CRISC
8 5 (11.36%) GIAC
8 5 (11.36%) MCITP
8 5 (11.36%) MCSA
8 5 (11.36%) SANS
9 3 (6.82%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.27%) QRadar
3 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco
3 10 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) AlienVault
4 5 (11.36%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) LogLogic
4 5 (11.36%) LogRhythm
4 5 (11.36%) Veeam
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.55%) 3Com
7 2 (4.55%) Becrypt
7 2 (4.55%) Draytek
7 2 (4.55%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.55%) ZyXEL
8 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.27%) Avaya
8 1 (2.27%) BMC
8 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
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