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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 124 131 107
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing MCP 24 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.82% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 2.58% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 35
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £19,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -12.16%
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
764 815 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.82% 31.74% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 638 685 513
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,150 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

MCP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MCP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +3 14 £29,500 -9.92% 2
Watford -11 4 £34,000 -24.44%
St Albans - 4 £27,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 48 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 40 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (66.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (55.36%) MS Exchange
7 27 (48.21%) Windows 7
8 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
9 20 (35.71%) ITIL
9 20 (35.71%) Windows XP
9 20 (35.71%) MCTS
10 18 (32.14%) CCNA
10 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (28.57%) MCSA
12 15 (26.79%) MCSE
12 15 (26.79%) VMware
13 14 (25.00%) Project Management
14 12 (21.43%) SLA
14 12 (21.43%) VoIP
14 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (21.43%) Office 365
15 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (19.64%) Cisco
15 11 (19.64%) Firewall
16 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
17 9 (16.07%) Change Management
17 9 (16.07%) MS Office
18 8 (14.29%) Android

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 31 (55.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) VoIP
2 11 (19.64%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) DHCP
3 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (12.50%) SAN
4 6 (10.71%) VLAN
5 4 (7.14%) Internet
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
7 2 (3.57%) IPsec
8 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.79%) LAN
8 1 (1.79%) HTTP
8 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) IT Support
3 11 (19.64%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) IT Technician
6 4 (7.14%) Senior IT Technician
6 4 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Technician
6 4 (7.14%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Statistics
2 6 (10.71%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.71%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Handset
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 36 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (48.21%) Windows 7
5 20 (35.71%) Windows XP
6 8 (14.29%) Android
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) ITIL
2 14 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (16.07%) Change Management
4 8 (14.29%) Line Management
4 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 6 (10.71%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
9 2 (3.57%) Time Management
9 2 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (3.57%) Software License Management
9 2 (3.57%) Software Licensing
10 1 (1.79%) People Management
10 1 (1.79%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (35.71%) MCTS
3 18 (32.14%) CCNA
3 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (28.57%) MCSA
5 15 (26.79%) MCSE
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (8.93%) Degree
8 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (7.14%) MCDST
9 3 (5.36%) A+ Certification
10 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (3.57%) MCITP
10 2 (3.57%) ACSP
10 2 (3.57%) CCIA
10 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (1.79%) CCEE
11 1 (1.79%) CCAA
11 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (8.93%) GMP
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco
4 5 (8.93%) LANDesk
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.57%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) Symantec
6 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.57%) Mitel
6 2 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (1.79%) Polycom
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Becrypt
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 10 days ago