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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 29 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCP 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.75% 2.73% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 8.57% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £28,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
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
43 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 39.45% 31.82% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 37
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,050 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for MCP.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Handset
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Handset
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCDST
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) VMware