The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.08% 1.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £32,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.72% -7.85%
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 St Albans region.

Qualifications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.78% 18.42% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 41
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

MCP
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

MCP Salary Trend in St Albans

MCP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware