The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 17 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 2.82% - 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% - 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
MCP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Qualifications Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 17 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 28.17% 29.82% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 31
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

MCP
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Rickmansworth region.

MCP Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

MCP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware