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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 124 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCP 13 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.46% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.36% 1.74% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 23
Median salary £31,750 £42,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.29% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -6.25%
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
550 576 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.05% 26.48% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 430 474 654
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +4 3 £28,500 -32.94%
St Albans -2 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £26,000 +30.00%
Watford -6 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £23,500 -
Cheshunt - 1 £25,000 -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) ITIL
3 22 (50.00%) Windows
4 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (34.09%) Change Management
5 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (25.00%) Citrix
7 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (25.00%) VMware
8 10 (22.73%) Blackberry
8 10 (22.73%) MS Office
8 10 (22.73%) DNS
8 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
9 9 (20.45%) CEH
9 9 (20.45%) GIAC
9 9 (20.45%) iPad
9 9 (20.45%) CISSP
9 9 (20.45%) DHCP
9 9 (20.45%) CISM
9 9 (20.45%) LogLogic
9 9 (20.45%) SIEM
9 9 (20.45%) CRISC
9 9 (20.45%) LogRhythm
9 9 (20.45%) Windows Server

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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) DNS
2 9 (20.45%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (4.55%) Front Office
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.91%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (13.64%) IT Support
6 5 (11.36%) IT Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Server Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Server Support
7 4 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Support
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Blackberry
2 9 (20.45%) iPad
3 8 (18.18%) iPhone
3 8 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (9.09%) User Experience
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.82%) Replication
7 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
7 2 (4.55%) Handset
7 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
8 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.27%) Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) ITIL
2 15 (34.09%) Change Management
3 12 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 9 (20.45%) Security Operations
5 9 (20.45%) SIEM
6 8 (18.18%) Service Management
7 7 (15.91%) Information Security
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Validation
11 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
11 1 (2.27%) Coaching
11 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.45%) CEH
4 9 (20.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (20.45%) CISM
4 9 (20.45%) CISSP
4 9 (20.45%) CRISC
4 9 (20.45%) GIAC
4 9 (20.45%) SANS
5 8 (18.18%) CCNA
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (15.91%) MCSE
6 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (13.64%) MCSA
7 6 (13.64%) MCTS
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (9.09%) MCITP
9 3 (6.82%) CCAA
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Citrix
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) AlienVault
3 9 (20.45%) LogLogic
3 9 (20.45%) LogRhythm
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (9.09%) Veeam
6 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.55%) 3Com
7 2 (4.55%) Avaya
7 2 (4.55%) Becrypt
7 2 (4.55%) Draytek
7 2 (4.55%) Mitel
7 2 (4.55%) NETGEAR
7 2 (4.55%) ZyXEL
8 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
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