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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 95 132 136
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 37 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.82% 1.12% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.64% 3.51% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 23
Median salary £40,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,400 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,950 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.16% -7.84%
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
656 770 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.28% 31.81% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 533 631 690
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Hemel Hempstead +12 13 £47,500 +61.01% 1
Stevenage +5 12 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,000 -
St Albans +11 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Watford +18 1 £29,000 -14.70%
Hitchin - 1 - -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 45 (73.77%) ITIL
2 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
2 34 (55.74%) Security Cleared
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (52.46%) Service Management
5 30 (49.18%) Incident Management
6 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
7 22 (36.07%) MCDST
8 19 (31.15%) Finance
9 18 (29.51%) Validation
9 18 (29.51%) Change Management
9 18 (29.51%) Problem Management
9 18 (29.51%) Data Centre
10 17 (27.87%) MS Office
11 16 (26.23%) Front Office
11 16 (26.23%) Retail
11 16 (26.23%) Technical Analysis
12 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (22.95%) CISSP
13 14 (22.95%) Windows
13 14 (22.95%) GIAC
13 14 (22.95%) CISM
13 14 (22.95%) CEH
13 14 (22.95%) Information Security
13 14 (22.95%) CRISC
13 14 (22.95%) LogLogic
13 14 (22.95%) SIEM
13 14 (22.95%) LogRhythm
13 14 (22.95%) AlienVault
13 14 (22.95%) CESG Certified Professional

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 (19.67%) IBM Notes
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.28%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Office
2 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
1 9 (14.75%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) DHCP
3 6 (9.84%) VoIP
4 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
4 4 (6.56%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.28%) 3G
5 2 (3.28%) 4G
5 2 (3.28%) Broadband
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) LTE
5 2 (3.28%) Symposium
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Front Office
2 16 (26.23%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Billing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
4 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (3.28%) Deskside Support
6 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Data Centre
2 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) iPad
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.56%) iPhone
4 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.56%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) User Experience
5 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) ITIL
2 32 (52.46%) Service Management
3 30 (49.18%) Incident Management
4 18 (29.51%) Change Management
4 18 (29.51%) Problem Management
4 18 (29.51%) Validation
5 16 (26.23%) Technical Analysis
6 14 (22.95%) Information Security
6 14 (22.95%) SIEM
7 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.92%) Presales
9 2 (3.28%) E-Discovery
9 2 (3.28%) Security Operations
9 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (55.74%) SC Cleared
1 34 (55.74%) Security Cleared
2 33 (54.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (36.07%) MCDST
4 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (22.95%) CEH
5 14 (22.95%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (22.95%) CISM
5 14 (22.95%) CISSP
5 14 (22.95%) CRISC
5 14 (22.95%) GIAC
5 14 (22.95%) SANS
6 10 (16.39%) CCNA
7 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (8.20%) MCSE
8 4 (6.56%) CCAA
8 4 (6.56%) CCEE
8 4 (6.56%) CCIA
8 4 (6.56%) CCIE
8 4 (6.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.28%) DameWare
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) AlienVault
2 14 (22.95%) LogLogic
2 14 (22.95%) LogRhythm
3 13 (21.31%) VMware
4 12 (19.67%) Lotus
5 10 (16.39%) Cisco
6 9 (14.75%) Citrix
7 8 (13.11%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) SonicWALL
9 3 (4.92%) Avaya
10 2 (3.28%) Arqiva
10 2 (3.28%) Aruba
10 2 (3.28%) F5
10 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
10 2 (3.28%) Meraki
10 2 (3.28%) Nortel
11 1 (1.64%) Mitel
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago