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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 99 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 34 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.66% 1.34% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 4.35% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 28
Median salary £47,500 £27,750 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.17% -15.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,850 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,300
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
MCP
East of England

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
621 712 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.23% 30.81% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 506 551 658
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stevenage +8 16 £37,500 -11.76%
Hemel Hempstead +19 14 £47,500 +69.64%
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 37 (74.00%) ITIL
2 32 (64.00%) SC Cleared
2 32 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (60.00%) Service Management
4 28 (56.00%) Incident Management
5 22 (44.00%) MCDST
6 20 (40.00%) Finance
6 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.00%) Validation
7 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
8 17 (34.00%) MS Office
9 16 (32.00%) Front Office
9 16 (32.00%) Technical Analysis
9 16 (32.00%) Retail
10 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (26.00%) Change Management
10 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
11 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 12 (24.00%) CEH
11 12 (24.00%) LogRhythm
11 12 (24.00%) LogLogic
11 12 (24.00%) SIEM
11 12 (24.00%) CRISC
11 12 (24.00%) GIAC
11 12 (24.00%) Information Security
11 12 (24.00%) Lotus
11 12 (24.00%) CISM
11 12 (24.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 12 (24.00%) IBM Notes

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 12 (24.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) DNS
1 6 (12.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) DHCP
2 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.00%) VoIP
4 2 (4.00%) 3G
4 2 (4.00%) 4G
4 2 (4.00%) Broadband
4 2 (4.00%) LTE
4 2 (4.00%) Symposium
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Front Office
2 16 (32.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (4.00%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Deskside Support
5 2 (4.00%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.00%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) ITIL
2 30 (60.00%) Service Management
3 28 (56.00%) Incident Management
4 18 (36.00%) Validation
5 16 (32.00%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (26.00%) Change Management
6 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
7 12 (24.00%) Information Security
7 12 (24.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Presales
9 2 (4.00%) E-Discovery
9 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 32 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (44.00%) MCDST
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (24.00%) CEH
5 12 (24.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 12 (24.00%) CISM
5 12 (24.00%) CISSP
5 12 (24.00%) CRISC
5 12 (24.00%) GIAC
5 12 (24.00%) SANS
6 8 (16.00%) CCNA
7 6 (12.00%) MCSE
8 4 (8.00%) CCIE
8 4 (8.00%) CCNP
8 4 (8.00%) Degree
9 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
9 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.00%) DameWare
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) AlienVault
2 12 (24.00%) LogLogic
2 12 (24.00%) LogRhythm
2 12 (24.00%) Lotus
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Arqiva
5 2 (4.00%) Aruba
5 2 (4.00%) Avaya
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) F5
5 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.00%) Meraki
5 2 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago