The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.39% - 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.06% - 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £32,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £31,875
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 140 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.98% 24.43% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 128 109
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MCP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MCP Salary Trend in Watford

MCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for MCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (25.00%) 3Com

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCENT
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL