The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 24 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.94% - 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% - 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £24,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,823 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.39% -7.14%
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 Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 36 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 41.51% 30.51% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 52
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

MCP
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

MCP Salary Trend in Stevenage

MCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) VCP4
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) VCP5
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VCP4
1 2 (66.67%) VCP5
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft