The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for MCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank - 18 18
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage - 6.72% 4.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - 13.56% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

MCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage.

Academic & Professional Certification
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19 59 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 19.00% 49.58% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 26
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage citing MCP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCP in Stevenage

MCP
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for MCP in Stevenage

MCP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for MCP.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya

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 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel