The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 42 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.46% 1.43% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 1.87% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £33,875 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.57% -18.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 40.64% 76.43% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 72
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCP
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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 23 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Web Design
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Apple
1 6 (100.00%) VMware