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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 98 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -4
Permanent jobs citing MCP 39 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.96% 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.92% 2.03% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 15
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,250 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
659 789 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.15% 32.56% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 524 680 671
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +24 12 £42,500 +37.09%
Rickmansworth - 8 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 6 £30,000 -
St Albans +23 4 £42,500 +54.54%
Watford +20 4 £29,000 -14.70% 2
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Hitchin - 1 - -
MCP
East of England

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 56 (80.00%) ITIL
2 37 (52.86%) SC Cleared
2 37 (52.86%) Security Cleared
3 36 (51.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (50.00%) Service Management
5 33 (47.14%) Incident Management
6 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 23 (32.86%) Problem Management
8 22 (31.43%) Change Management
9 20 (28.57%) MCDST
10 19 (27.14%) MS Office
10 19 (27.14%) Windows
11 18 (25.71%) Finance
11 18 (25.71%) Validation
11 18 (25.71%) Data Centre
12 17 (24.29%) AlienVault
12 17 (24.29%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (24.29%) SANS
12 17 (24.29%) CRISC
12 17 (24.29%) LogLogic
12 17 (24.29%) SIEM
12 17 (24.29%) LogRhythm
12 17 (24.29%) GIAC
12 17 (24.29%) Information Security
12 17 (24.29%) CEH
12 17 (24.29%) CISM
12 17 (24.29%) CISSP
13 16 (22.86%) Front Office
13 16 (22.86%) Retail
13 16 (22.86%) Technical Analysis

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 (17.14%) IBM Notes
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) DNS
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 7 (10.00%) DHCP
3 5 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 5 (7.14%) SAN
3 5 (7.14%) VoIP
4 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.86%) 3G
5 2 (2.86%) 4G
5 2 (2.86%) Broadband
5 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 2 (2.86%) LTE
5 2 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Front Office
2 16 (22.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Billing
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 16 (22.86%) SOC Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Team Leader
4 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.29%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) IT Support
7 2 (2.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (2.86%) IT Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.86%) iPad
4 8 (11.43%) Blackberry
4 8 (11.43%) iPhone
4 8 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (8.57%) User Experience
6 5 (7.14%) Replication
7 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.14%) Linux
5 5 (7.14%) Unix
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (80.00%) ITIL
2 35 (50.00%) Service Management
3 33 (47.14%) Incident Management
4 23 (32.86%) Problem Management
5 22 (31.43%) Change Management
6 18 (25.71%) Validation
7 17 (24.29%) Information Security
7 17 (24.29%) SIEM
8 16 (22.86%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 3 (4.29%) Presales
11 2 (2.86%) E-Discovery
11 2 (2.86%) Supplier Management
11 2 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.43%) Capacity Management
12 1 (1.43%) Coaching
12 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
1 5 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) SC Cleared
1 37 (52.86%) Security Cleared
2 36 (51.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (28.57%) MCDST
4 17 (24.29%) CEH
4 17 (24.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 17 (24.29%) CISM
4 17 (24.29%) CISSP
4 17 (24.29%) CRISC
4 17 (24.29%) GIAC
4 17 (24.29%) SANS
5 14 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (12.86%) CCNA
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (8.57%) MCTS
8 5 (7.14%) CCAA
8 5 (7.14%) Degree
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (7.14%) MCSE
8 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) AlienVault
2 17 (24.29%) LogLogic
2 17 (24.29%) LogRhythm
3 14 (20.00%) Citrix
4 13 (18.57%) VMware
5 12 (17.14%) Lotus
6 9 (12.86%) Cisco
7 8 (11.43%) HP
8 5 (7.14%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.86%) Arqiva
9 2 (2.86%) Aruba
9 2 (2.86%) F5
9 2 (2.86%) Meraki
10 1 (1.43%) Avaya
10 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.43%) Mitel
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
North Herts / South Beds
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £28 - £30.5k + Good benefits
Posted: 16 days ago